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Alfresco and Partner to Deliver Moodle eLearning Integration

Partnership delivers affordable, open source content management for learning organizations

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 corporate, academic and governmental clients. The partnership will deliver solutions to allow learning organizations using Moodle’s open source course management system (CMS) to access Alfresco’s robust open source ECM repository to support content development and reuse.

Remote-Learner’s Enterprise Learning Intelligence Suite for Moodle (ELIS) will be made available on February 12, 2009, allowing users to store and retrieve resources from within Moodle and Alfresco. This solution will enable learning organizations and existing Moodle users to access the powerful back-end content repository services of Alfresco Enterprise, ensuring security, compliance, and auditability. Users will be able to more effectively manage, preview and track increasing volumes of content and digital assets on Moodle sites using Alfresco Enterprise.

“Remote-Learner’s integration between Moodle and Alfresco provides our clients with a robust content repository for their collaborative, social learning sites, providing easy content sharing and re-use. The announcement of ELIS has generated considerable response from organizations looking to replace costly proprietary commercial solutions with less expensive open source solutions that are fully supported,” Bryan Williams, CEO commented. “Our clients have expressed enthusiasm that Alfresco's SharePoint like features will allow them to centrally manage learning resources from within both the Alfresco and Moodle environments through a tight integration.”

“Alfresco’s partnership with Remote-Learner utilizes the innovation of open source to deliver enterprise solutions for eLearning organizations at much lower cost. Alfresco Enterprise functionality compliments Moodle and makes content authoring easier by supporting content conversion, version tracking and collaborative authoring,” said John Newton, Chairman and CTO, Alfresco Software. “Remote-Learner’s integration enables Moodle users to leverage Alfresco to manage content on Moodle sites in a secure, compliant, and audited environment.”

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Remote-Learner has been providing educational technologies services since 1982 to its business, educational and governmental clients. Today, these services include support for best-of-breed open source programs. Remote-Learner is an official Moodle partner, JasperSoft partner and Alfresco partner. The company offers a cost effective and integrated enterprise learning intelligence solution built on an open source platform. Remote-Learning offers SaaS hosting services, IT support contracts, core custom programming, training, instructional design and strategic consulting services for organizations that need help in planning, reporting and curriculum management.

Remote-Learner maintains corporate offices in Fishersville, VA, Overland Park, KS and Waterloo, Ontario Canada. The company provides services to about 600 clients throughout the US, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean and can be contacted at

Moodle is the registered trademark of the Moodle Trust

About Alfresco

Alfresco is an enterprise open-source software company focused on advancing the flow of digital business. The company provides a better, more effortless way for people to work, making sure they have the information they need, exactly when they need it most. The Alfresco Digital Business Platform is an open, modern, secure platform that intelligently activates process and content to accelerate the flow of business. It provides the fastest path for people to interact with information and for companies to respond to changing business needs. Alfresco helps over 1300 industry-leading organizations build solutions where content finds users, processes dynamically adapt to changing needs enabling global companies to be more responsive and competitive. Alfresco’s customers include Cisco, Bank of NY Mellon, Liberty Mutual, Capital One, US Department of Navy, and NASA. Founded in 2005, Alfresco has U.S. headquarters in San Mateo, California and European headquarters in Maidenhead, UK. For more information on Alfresco, please visit

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