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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...

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.

Dealing with the Consumerisation of Data Storage

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Do services such Dropbox, Apple iCloud, Microsoft SkyDrive pose a threat to information security at enterprise level? Clive Longbottom talks about the consumerisation of data storage and how to deal with this potential secturity threat.

Tablets Trump Laptops for Meetings, Conferences: Survey

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Tablet devices aren't replacing smartphones or laptops, but instead making smartphones more mobile and laptops less mobile, according to a new survey from content platform provider Alfresco. More than half (57 per cent) of respondents indicated they still use smartphones in casual mobile contexts...