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Bristol Council opts for open source electronic document management

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Bristol City Council has opted for an open source electronic document and records management (EDRM) system as part of moves to slash its operational budget by £70m. The council signed a deal with Alfresco for document and digital asset management, which will work alongside its other open source...

Keep Calm and Carry On

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At Alfresco we have been advocating greater use of open source as the best way to lower costs and improve the efficiency of large UK Government IT projects for the best part of a decade.

Alfresco Records Management 2.0 Provides Granular Controls, Mobile Access

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Alfresco announced its next generation Records Management 2.0 platform, and the updated system now fully integrates with Alfresco Enterprise 4 including more granular controls, mobile access and email features. As more and more enterprise and even government level IT move to the cloud, tracking...

Alfresco Records Management 2.0 Simplifies and Extends Enterprise File Capabilities

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London, UK. — August 20, 2012 — Alfresco, the cloud connected content platform, today announced the immediate availability of Alfresco Records Management (RM) 2.0. Serving enterprise organizations and government departments wanting to simplify the management of their governance and compliance...

Alfresco Extends Proactive Security Protection with Activity Partnership

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London, UK August 16, 2012 -- Alfresco, the cloud connected content platform, today announced a technology partnership with Activity, an independent specialist in information assurance that helps organizations protect their business operations, data networks, business information and online assets...

Liferay Officially Launches Apps Marketplace

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Last week we wrote about open source enterprise portal provider Liferay quietly launching a new app store, Liferay Marketplace. It seems the company has decided to make things official. Liferay has formally announced Liferay Marketplaceto the world.

iPad, iPhone support for Alfresco Mobile

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Alfresco has launched Version 1.3 of its mobile app, which highlights support for the iPhone and iPad. Alfresco Mobile 1.3 includes additional security measures through full-time data encryption for subscribers, allowing them to make their content permanently encrypted on the device, only becoming...

Mobile and Tablet Adoption is Led by IT Departments: Alfresco

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Mobile and tablet adoption is being led by IT departments, which proves counterintuitive to the general perception of the consumerization of IT trend, according to open platform for content management, Alfresco.  

Dropbox Security Breach: Expert Reaction

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CBR rounds up the reaction to the news of Dropbox's security blunder, where the reuse of a password by an employee resulted in attackers gaining access to customer email addresses.

The V3 Hot Seat: Alfresco chief executive John Powell

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John Powell is president and chief executive ofopen source firm Alfresco and has 25 years' enterprise of software sales and operations, with much of it in proprietary software companies. Powell began his career in the software industry as a sales manager at Oracle where he worked until 1991. He was...