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Microsoft's Promise for Interoperability Provokes Doubt and Hope

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Matt Asay, VP of business development for Alfresco Software, an open source alternative for enterprise content management, also thinks Microsoft's move to open up its APIs and protocols means great things for end-users, IT folks, and third-party vendors. "I don't know any enterprises that...

Alfresco’s Open Source Barometer Survey Reveals Ubuntu & Red Hat Pulling Away

by Alfresco Software on
LONDON, February 12, 2008 – Alfresco Software today announced the immediate availability of its second global survey of trends in the use of open source software in the enterprise. The Alfresco Open Source Barometer survey was conducted throughout 2007 using opt-in data provided by Alfresco’s 35,...

Ian Howells Joins Computer World UK Bloggers

by Alfresco Software on
LONDON, February 12, 2008 – Alfresco Software, Inc., the leader in open source enterprise content management, today announced that Dr Ian Howells, Chief Marketing Officer of Alfresco Software, has joined Computer World UK's IT management bloggers with his new "Open Source Hearts and Minds" blog.Ian...

Alfresco’s Barometer Says Users Want Open Source Alternatives

by IT Business Edge on
Alfresco’s new Open Source Barometer hit the Web on Tuesday. The second iteration of the company’s user survey on open source trends was three times larger than the first, covering 35,000 respondents.

Survey: LAMPs Like Hybrids

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The idea that Open Source users use only open source tools to evaluate and deploy open source solutions may not be entirely accurate -- if a recent study is any indicator.In its second annual Open Source Barometer study, open source content management vendor Alfresco found that hybrid uses of LAMP...

Alfresco Survey Provides Data On Enterprise Open Source Usage

by Information Week on
Open source ECM provider Alfresco is publicizing the release of its second global survey of open source use in the enterprise.The Alfresco Open Source Barometer Survey was conducted throughout 2007 using opt-in data provided by Alfresco's 35,000 community members in what the company calls "the...

Alfresco Announces Winners of First Annual Alfresco Content Excellence Awards

by Alfresco Software on
LONDON—February 27, 2008 — Alfresco Software today announced the winners of its 2007 Annual Content Excellence Awards. The debut year for the awards program recognizes its top partners and contributors in the categories of Partner of the Year, Content Management and Collaboration Implementation of...

Alfresco’s Matt Asay Named a Top Leader in Open Source Business

by Alfresco Software on
LONDON—February 4, 2008 — Alfresco Software today announced that Matt Asay, vice president of Business Development for Alfresco, has been selected as one of the top leaders in open source business by LinuxWorld Magazine. LinuxWorld Magazine selected its 13 open source leaders based on the impact...

Red Hat Announces Winners of JBoss Innovation Awards

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Red Hat has announced the winners of the JBoss Innovation Awards 2008. The Awards, in their second year, highlight the individuals and companies which are judged to be the most innovative and effective in providing JBoss solutions.JBoss, a division of Red Hat, provides open source middleware...

Engineering Content Management For A Web 2.0 World

by Information Week on
If you think we're entering a recession,you wouldn't know it from talking to Alfresco's CEO John Powell.To say Powell is upbeat about the three year-old company's future would be an understatement. And why not? They just received nine million more reasons($9 million Series B funding)that validates...