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Open source thrives in downturn

by ZDNet on
Collaboration initiatives are all about streamlining business processes, and the interfaces between legacy closed systems and open source stacks are an increasingly common place to find business collaboration environments. According to research firm Gartner, open source software is present in 85%...

Cost-Conscious Companies Turn to Open-Source Software

by BusinessWeek on
After the tech bubble burst, E*Trade's technology chief, Lee Thompson, needed to find a way to do more with less. In 2001 and 2002, the online stock trading company shrank its tech budget by one-third. "We had to go through and figure out every penny that we were spending…and make alternatives to...

Westernacher becomes New Alfresco Platinum Partner

by Alfresco Software on
Munich, November 25, 2008 - Alfresco Software announced today that its certified partner Westernacher Products & Services AG has achieved Platinum status in recognition of its considerable success with the implementation of the Alfresco ECM solution. This status, which has only been granted to...

Alfresco Wins Audemars Piguet and European Tech Tour Association “Next Gem Award"

by Alfresco Software on
LONDON, November 20, 2008 – Alfresco Software, Inc. today announced that it has won the “Next Gem Award” at the third annual awards ceremony hosted by world-renowned luxury watchmaker Audemars Piguet & Cie, in partnership with the European Tech Tour Association and Schroder & Co Banque.The...

Alfresco Launches CMIS Developer Toolbox

by Alfresco Software on
LONDON – 17th November, 2008 – Alfresco Software today announced the availability of its Content Management Interoperability Services (CMIS) Developer Toolbox. In September 2008, Alfresco released the industry’s first CMIS specification draft implementation. The company has now made available the...

Alfresco Finds Enterprises Prefer Mixed Technology Environments

by CMSWire on
It’s back again. Alfresco has released its 2008 Open Source Barometer and the results really should not surprise many. Enterprises like mixed technology environments that leverage Windows, Java, rich internet applications with AJAX and integrated Web 2.0 tools. We ran through the results with...

Alfresco Releases Results of its Open Source Barometer Survey

by OStatic on
Alfresco Software, which makes open source enterprise content management software, is out with the results of its third global survey of trends in enterprise open source usage. The Alfresco Open Source Barometer survey went to 25,000 Alfresco community members between April and September. It...

Cignex to Deliver Intensive Alfresco Developer Training in Singapore

by Alfresco Software on
London, UK. – November 5, 2008 – Alfresco Software today announced that its system integration and training partner Cignex Technologies Inc., is hosting an Intensive Alfresco Training for Development course in Singapore from November 24-28 at a promotional price of US$1,999.The intensive course for...

SharePoint's Rivals Aren't Giving Ground

by Information Week on
IBM (NYSE: IBM): It sells portal, collaboration, and content management software separately--and quite successfully. With FileNet and Content Manager, it has the largest content management market share, and WebSphere still tops the portal charts. IBM says Lotus' new social networking software and...

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