Corporate archives would be a whole–very interesting–chapter

What gets kept and why in corporate archives would be a very interesting chapter for the book. Here’s an article on a relatively new effort at Cisco:

“We realized we had a lot of stuff relating to Cisco history and we should take good care of it and respect it,” explains Mike Sanchez, a Cisco senior manager who develops employee-based brand experiences and is involved with the Cisco Archive. “We also think that collecting and categorizing this stuff will reveal significant things about Cisco’s culture, like good archaeology does.”

Link: https://medium.com/adventures-in-consumer-technology/how-cisco-is-preserving-its-history-and-why-other-tech-companies-should-too-48edfa710c6d#.7lhenc90b

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Corporate archives would be a whole–very interesting–chapter

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