News & Blogs

When Open-Source Eats Itself, We Win

by The Register on
Open ... and Shut For years the headlines have been about open source cannibalising proprietary software. But what happens when open source starts to cannibalise itself? In some markets, open source rules the roost. For example, Drupal, Joomla, my old company Alfresco and other open-source content...

Alfresco Snaps-up Open Source WeWebU For Hybrid Cloud Content and Mobile Management

by CMSWire on
Earlier in the month former Alfresco CEO John Powell outlined a change in the business direction of Alfresco that will take it to and IPO in US and a wider global presence. Today, Doug Dennerline announced the acquisition of Germany-based WeWebU that will expand its enterprise portfolio for content...

Alfresco Acquisition Powers Next Generation Business Applications

by Alfresco Software on
London, UK - January 31, 2013 - Today Alfresco, the open platform for business-critical content management and collaboration, announced it has acquired WeWebU Software AG, a leading provider of content-centric business applications based in Germany. WeWebU strengthens Alfresco’s portfolio of...

Interview: Alfresco prepares for IPO, names new CEO

by ITProPortal on
We caught up with John Newton, the CTO and co-founder of Alfresco, one of the world's largest open source companies, to discuss about the appointment of a new CEO and the company's impending IPO.

Alfresco Names SuccessFactors President as New CEO

by SiliconAngle on
Alfresco, a maker of open-source, enterprise grade content management software, appointed Doug Dennerline as its new CEO this week.  He is replacing co-founder John Powell, who revealed that the change in management was driven by his company’s ambitions to go public. “We have come to a unique...

Top Brit Penguins spurn London Stock Exchange for NYSE

by The Register on
Blighty-based open sourcer Alfresco is going public on the New York stock markets under a new, US-based chief executive. The content management software vendor has named former SuccessFactors CEO Doug Denner its new chief with the goal of stewarding the company through a successful IPO and growth...

Alfresco taps former SuccessFactors president for CEO role

by Silicon Valley Business Journal on
Former SuccessFactors President Doug Dennerline has taken the top spot atAlfresco Software Inc., a London-based open source content management firm, as it looks to expand its presence in the Bay Area. Dennerline, hired as CEO, will lead Alfresco “through its next phase of expansion, driving...

Your Reality Check on Cloud Content Management

by Wired on
There was a lot of hype in 2012 from companies in the space talking about content moving to the cloud. There’s no doubt that the cloud is disrupting the way enterprise software will be delivered in 2013, but the reality is still a long way off. While enterprises are investing in cloud services,...

Spotlight: Alfresco names new CEO

by FierceContentManagement on
Alfresco took a big step this week when the company announced it was bringing Doug Dennerline onboard as CEO. He will be taking over for John Powell, who as co-founder of the company with CTO John Newton, has run the company since its inception.