In April 2024, a transformed information governance (IG) conference emerged in Palm Springs, CA. InfoNEXT, formerly known as the MER Conference, is now a key event within ARMA’s annual series. It caters to IG professionals, leaders, and solution providers, equipping them with advanced strategies for securing information assets and driving business value.

Furthermore, InfoNEXT in Palm Springs provided a platform for deep dives into thought leadership, exploration of future trends, and the showcasing of cutting-edge technologies within the RIM and IG landscape.

At InfoNEXT, attendees experienced an environment brimming with forward-thinking discussions, innovative ideas, and unparalleled networking opportunities among industry leaders. This year’s event featured an esteemed roster of industry experts ready to share their invaluable expertise and insights.

Infotel’s Morgan Attias: An Innovator in Information Governance

One such notable speaker is our own Morgan Attias, Innovation Manager for RIM and IG Products at Infotel. Morgan brings a wealth of experience in digital archiving, data governance, and consumer privacy protection, along with a unique perspective to the table. His pivotal role in product innovation and development at Infotel has positioned him as an industry subject matter expert, shaping the Infotel product roadmap to align with future market needs.

Unveiling the Future of Digital Preservation

Morgan’s presentation at InfoNEXT 2024 delved into the critical topic of digital preservation in our rapidly changing digital business world. Titled “From Now to Forever: Understanding the Art of Long-Term Data Preservation,” his session shed light on the intricacies of preserving electronic media, discussing the unique challenges posed by digital assets’ lifespan, and the continuous motion of at-rest data. By proposing a tailored, strategic tiered approach to digital preservation, Morgan aimed to equip attendees with the knowledge and tools needed to safeguard their valuable digital assets effectively.

A Champion of Collaborative Innovation

As a staunch advocate for knowledge sharing and collaborative innovation, Morgan embodies the spirit of InfoNEXT. His active engagement with industry peers and commitment to drive progress in the field of information governance make him a fitting addition to this prestigious event.

InfoNEXT: Shaping the Future of Information Governance

InfoNEXT 2024 was a unique opportunity for professionals in the information management industry to explore the latest trends, exchange insights, and shape the future of information governance. With Infotel’s Morgan Attias sharing his expertise on digital preservation, attendees were treated to a thought-provoking session highlighting the importance of strategic planning and collaboration in safeguarding the long-term evidentiary value of digital assets. If you couldn’t attend InfoNEXT, the presentation slide deck is now available for download. To learn more about Infotel’s lineup of data management and archiving products contact us here.

About ARMA

ARMA International ( is the world’s leading membership organization serving professionals who manage and govern information assets. It provides information professionals with the resources, tools, and training they need to effectively manage records and information within an established information governance framework. Works that are associated with the framework include the Principles, the Information Governance Maturity Model, and the Information Governance Body of Knowledge (IGBOK). ARMA recognizes professionals who have mastered these concepts through the Information Governance Professional (IGP) Certification.