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CMIS Update: A Public Review Expected Late Spring

by CMSWire on
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...

Alfresco Announces Credit Crunch Innovation Award Nominations

by Alfresco Software on
LONDON— January 29th 2009 — Alfresco Software, Inc., today announced that it is accepting nominations for the Alfresco Credit Crunch Innovation Awards. The awards honor innovative approaches and best practices organizations are undertaking in these challenging times. All Alfresco enterprise...

Making sure you spend wisely on technology

by BusinessWeek on
Many organizations buy software based on analyst or peer recommendations. While this is a better business practice than simply buying blindly, the problem is that no one can tell you how a particular software product will actually fit into the way your organization works. In other words, a given...

The appeal of open source

by Information Age on
Open source is climbing up the corporate priority list as confidence in the commercial viability of its development and support model has grown and associated cost savings have proven irresistible to cash-strapped organisations. A Forrester Research report released at the Open World Forum in...

Final Version of Alfresco Labs 3.0 Released

by Alfresco Software on
LONDON—January 21, 2009 — Alfresco Software Inc., today announced the general availability of Alfresco Labs 3 Final. This is a milestone release for Alfresco Labs and is immediately available for download under the open source GPL license at “In the...

Alfresco Launches Rapid Web Site Development Tool

by Alfresco Software on
LONDON—January 21, 2009 — Alfresco Software, Inc. today announced the availability of Alfresco Web Studio a visual, drag-and-drop designer for building web sites with the Alfresco Surf platform. Using Alfresco Web Studio, business users can quickly create custom web sites while leveraging the...

The shifting sands of ECM

by Information Age on
The expectations for the broad set of technologies that comprise the enterprise content management (ECM) sector have never been higher: ECM needs to render an organisation’s collection of content – its office documents, web content, emails, reports and more - into a searchable, manageable, useable...

Products to watch

by eWeek on
eWeek editiors recommend new hardware, software and services that enterprise IT decision makers should have on their radars.

Here we go again

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The news may turn out to be no more than rumour, but it is telling nonetheless. To cut costs, several blogs recently reported, Microsoft and IBM would soon both get rid of about 16,000 employees each, 17% and 4% respectively of their workforces. If true, these would be some of the biggest cuts in...

Alfresco and Partner to Deliver Moodle eLearning Integration

by Alfresco Software on
London, UK. – January 14, 2009 – Alfresco Software Inc., the leader in open source enterprise content management (ECM), today announced an OEM partnership with, the provider of open source solutions for online learning management, record keeping and learning object storage to...