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CRIX International Eases Pharmaceutical Processes with Red Hat and Alfresco Solutions

by Alfresco Software on
RALEIGH, NC – August 13, 2008 – Red Hat (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, and Alfresco Software today announced that the Clinical Research Information Exchange (CRIX), a non-profit collaborative consortium that includes Eli Lilly, AstraZeneca, Pfizer and Novartis...

Alfresco Wins InfoWorld’s “Bossie” Award for Second Consecutive Year

by Alfresco Software on
LONDON, August 11, 2008 – Alfresco Software, Inc. today announced that it has won an InfoWorld Best of Open Source Software Award, or “Bossie”. Each year, IDG’s InfoWorld honors the most innovative open source projects from software companies around the globe. For the second consecutive year,...

Canonical To Offer Alfresco Labs Pre-Packaged Within Ubuntu Distribution

by Alfresco Software on
 Linux World EXPO, San Francisco — August 5, 2008 – Alfresco Software, Inc., the leader in open source enterprise content management (ECM), today announced that Canonical, the commercial sponsor of the highly regarded Linux distribution, Ubuntu, will offer Alfresco Labs 3 within a pre-built...

Best of open source enterprise applications

by InfoWorld on
InfoWorld Test Center picks the best free BPM, CRM, ERP, e-commerce, business intelligence, project management, application management, and portal software.

Alfresco Supports Microsoft SharePoint's Protocol: Thanks, EU

by OStatic on
We've written about Microsoft's pledges to become more interoperable, and I've agreed with other observers that much of Microsoft's motivation for these new moves comes from the trouble it's gotten into with the EU and the Justice Department. As part of complying with the EU's demands, the company...

Alfresco Gives Microsoft Office Users a SharePoint Alternative

by Alfresco Software on
LONDON—July 31, 2008 — Alfresco Software today announced the availability of Alfresco Labs (Beta) 3, the open source alternative to Microsoft® SharePoint®. Alfresco Labs 3, formerly called Alfresco Community, offers Microsoft users greater choice by providing them with the first open source fully-...

Alfresco tackles the SharePoint lock-in with a key

by ZDNet on
Readers with long memories may recall how last year Matt Asay, Alfresco executive and C|Net blogger, whom I’ve taken to calling Big Money Matt (pure jealousy) was screaming about how evil Microsoft SharePoint was.It’s a new type of lock-in, an Electronic Content Management (ECM) strategy as...

With New Alfresco App, Enterprise Content Management Takes the OSS Road

by Tech News World on
Alfresco Software announced Thursday the availability of Alfresco Labs version 3, an open source alternative to Microsoft's (Nasdaq: MSFT) enterprise content management (ECM) software SharePoint.Formerly called "Alfresco Community," Alfresco Labs 3 offers users the first open source fully...

Alfresco wants to stand in for SharePoint server

by InfoWorld on
Open-source content management vendor Alfresco is hoping to lure away some business from Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) -- with an assist from Microsoft itself. Its Alfresco Labs v3 product, now in beta, takes advantage of the SharePoint and Office protocol documentation files that...

Open source ECM Alfresco now emulates SharePoint

by InfoWorld on
I had a long talk the other afternoon with John Newton, CTO and Chairman of Alfresco. John previously co-founded Documentum.If the name Alfresco rings a bell but you can't place it, perhaps it's because former InfoWorld Open Sources blogger Matt Asay is VP of Business Development at Alfresco and...