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Alfresco Names Bill Robinson Vice President of Americas

by Alfresco Software on
LONDON—March 4th, 2009 — Alfresco Software, Inc. today announced Bill Robinson's appointment as vice president of the Americas. With over 20 years of software experience, Robinson will be responsible for managing and scaling Alfresco’s growing North American sales operations. Robinson takes over...

Alfresco to Host Worldwide Meetups for Community and Customers

by Alfresco Software on
LONDON—March 4th, 2009 —Alfresco Software today announced that it will host a series of Alfresco Meetups for Community and Customers in Europe, North America and Australia starting April 21 and running through May 14, 2009. The Alfresco Meetups (formerly known as Alfresco Community Conferences) are...

Ingres appliance combines database and content management

by Tech World on
Ingres has strengthened its agreement with Alfresco by using the open-source content management company as a partner for Ingres's new Icebreaker Enterprise Content Management (ECM) Appliance.

Under the covers: Alfresco's SharePoint Services (WSS) Killer

by CMSWire on
SharePoint, dear SharePoint. We talk about this business collaboration tool — sometimes called an enterprise content management system — on almost a daily basis. You either love it, hate it, integrate with it or try to replace it. Alfresco has chosen the last option. The Alfresco Share solution can...

Ingres, Alfresco debut open-source SharePoint rival

by The New York Times on
Open-source vendors Ingres and Alfresco are teaming up on a software appliance that bundles the Ingres database with Alfresco's content management platform, hoping the combination will prove to be an enticing alternative to Microsoft SharePoint.The two vendors have already bundled their products...

The open-source collaboration gap

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When it comes to open-source communities, individuals are much better citizens than institutions. The enlightened self-interest that causes individuals to send back bug fixes, contribute ideas for new features and write documentation is much harder to find in institutions. This week, the JargonSpy...

Free groupware takes on exchange monopoly

by TechWorld on
Open source Exchange rival Zarafa has added native support for Blackberry Enterprise Server to a roster of collaboration features that already includes Outlook interoperability, and integration with open source tools such as SugarCRM, OpenERP and Alfresco."It connects to BES just as Exchange does,...

Alfresco Takes Top Marks at AQA

by Alfresco Software on
LONDON, UK. — February 3rd, 2009 – Alfresco Software, Inc., the leader in open source enterprise content management (ECM), today announced that AQA, the UK examination board, has selected Alfresco to power its new ‘Examiner Extranet’, enabling up to 30,000 users to have access to exam papers and...

CMIS Update: A Public Review Expected Late Spring

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The OASIS CMIS Technical Committee just wrapped up their first face to face meeting at Redmond yesterday. Was it a good session? Has the scope changed? Did all those ECM guys get along? With some insight from Alfresco CTO John Newton, we got an update and help him share that update with you.The...