TAB records management reports that imaging projects have a 50% failure rate. the primary reason for failure is due to lack of planning. TAB gives six steps to increase the likelihood of success for your imaging project:

  1. Obtain executive support
  2. Define your storage, retrieval and usage requirements
  3. Perform an assessment of existing documents
  4. Design the project
  5. Design the scanning process
  6. Manage change: before, during and after