Media Coverage

Alfresco Flying High - The Power of Open Source

At the same as Enterprise Content Management Provider Vignette is reporting lower expected earnings partially from a decrease in spending in the North American market, open source enterprise content management provider Alfresco is announcing a financial rock solid end to 2007. And 2008 is looking...

Microsoft's Promise for Interoperability Provokes Doubt and Hope

Matt Asay, VP of business development for Alfresco Software, an open source alternative for enterprise content management, also thinks Microsoft's move to open up its APIs and protocols means great things for end-users, IT folks, and third-party vendors. "I don't know any enterprises that...

Rivals Skeptical of Microsoft's Move to Greater 'Openness'

Open-source enterprise content management provider Alfresco Software believes in offering customers a choice of the underlying stack on which it runs as well as the third-party software with which those users choose to integrate Alfresco, said Matt Asay, its vice president of business development....

Alfresco Survey Provides Data On Enterprise Open Source Usage

Open source ECM provider Alfresco is publicizing the release of its second global survey of open source use in the enterprise.The Alfresco Open Source Barometer Survey was conducted throughout 2007 using opt-in data provided by Alfresco's 35,000 community members in what the company calls "the...

Survey: LAMPs Like Hybrids

The idea that Open Source users use only open source tools to evaluate and deploy open source solutions may not be entirely accurate -- if a recent study is any indicator.In its second annual Open Source Barometer study, open source content management vendor Alfresco found that hybrid uses of LAMP...

Red Hat Announces Winners of JBoss Innovation Awards

Red Hat has announced the winners of the JBoss Innovation Awards 2008. The Awards, in their second year, highlight the individuals and companies which are judged to be the most innovative and effective in providing JBoss solutions.JBoss, a division of Red Hat, provides open source middleware...

Engineering Content Management For A Web 2.0 World

If you think we're entering a recession,you wouldn't know it from talking to Alfresco's CEO John Powell.To say Powell is upbeat about the three year-old company's future would be an understatement. And why not? They just received nine million more reasons($9 million Series B funding)that validates...

Open Source Funding Signals CMS Shakeup

The last few years have seen a ton of movement in the open source software market. And the recent string of acquisitions are sure to shake up the business of content management.If you look at where the money's flowing, you'll find a lot of folks are betting on open source software that helps...

Alfresco gets $9M for Web 2.0 content management

Alfresco Software is the latest player hoping to kill high-priced software for large companies.It’s one of a number of vendors of “content management” software. But it’s open source, and dirt cheap relative to others in the so-called enterprise content management (ECM) sector: Filenet (IBM),...

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