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KM World - Open source ECM platforms bring mobility to market

By the end of 2011, nearly 75 percent of the U.S. work force will be mobile, according to IDC. Improved network technology such as G4 and an increasing number of public Wi-Fi hot spots will support better access to remote data from Web sites and enterprise content management (ECM) systems. The...

New Statesman - Time to turn open source words into action

Since early 2004, it has been the government's stated policy to use open source software in the public sector wherever possible, as long as it offers the best value for money.To date, the policy has had little impact. So will the latest tweaks to its open source Action Plan make a difference?...

The Register - Canonical scoops Alfresco man for operations

Open-source evangelist and überblogger Matt Asay has been named as chief operating officer of Canonical, Ubuntu's commercial sponsor.Asay will align strategic goals and operational activities, optimize day-to-day operations, and lead Canonical's marketing and back-office functions, Canonical said...

Linux Magazine - Alfresco Grows Distribution via LGPL

Newton writes in his blog that his company could easily develop his software and brand with help of the General Public License. But now the time comes to open up the license to proprietary integration, hence to turn a back on GPL. The advantage of the Lesser General Public License (LGPL) is the...

451 Group - As the GPL fades …

We’re continuing to see signs that the dominant GPL open source license may be fading from favor among commercial open source software players. The latest move away from the GPL comes from content management software vendor Alfresco, which is moving to the LGPL after originally releasing its code...

CMSWire - CIO Magazine Says These are the Companies to Watch in 2010

The Ones That Shouldn't Surprise YouThere are a lot of innovative companies in the social computing, content management and overall IT space. CIO has consulted with analyst first MWD Advisors on which ones they think CIOs should be keeping an eye on. The results are not really surprising. Here are...

CTOEdge - Alfresco Integrates Content Management with Lotus

Alfresco Software at Lotusphere formally unveiled middleware for integrating its ECM software with an array of Lotus collaboration software offerings from IBM.While IBM already has higher-end ECM offerings in its portfolio in the form of FileNet, Lotus customers typically need an ECM offering that...

NetworkWorld - Lotus gets open source infusion from Alfresco

Alfresco Wednesday said it would ship this spring software to integrate its content management software with the lineup of IBM Lotus software, notably Lotus Quickr. The company said it would unveil Alfresco Content Services for Lotus social collaboration software next week at IBM's annual...

The Register - Alfresco ECM gilds IBM's Lotus suite

Open source vendor Alfresco Software is rolling its enterprise content management (ECM) system into IBM's Lotus collaboration products to serve as a stronger counterpoint to Microsoft Sharepoint and reach smaller-sized business customers.The company is also teaming with RightScale's software-as-a-...

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