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Alfresco’s Bill Brooks to Speak at Documation in Madrid

Session to outline Trends in Open Source Adoption and Alfresco’s Rapid Product Innovation

London, UK. – June 4, 2008 – Alfresco today announced that Bill Brooks will present at the Documation Conference at the Palacio de Congresos, Campo de las Naciones in Madrid on June 11. Bill Brooks’ session will outline adoption trends in open source with respect to content management.

Bill Brooks will present a session on Alfresco and Open Source at 17hrs on June 11. The session will discuss the current trends in adoption of open source by both public and private sector organizations as well as examining how the open source model has delivered rapid product innovation for Alfresco’s enterprise content management solution.

Alfresco was founded in 2005 by John Newton, co-founder of Documentum and John Powell, former COO of Business Objects, and boasts more than 400 paying customers worldwide with a skew towards Global 5000 organizations including Boise Cascade, Electronic Arts, the Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland, Kaplan, NASA and several of the world’s largest financial services companies. It couples the innovation of open source with the stability of a true enterprise-class platform.

The Alfresco ECM platform delivers people-centric tools to let users develop next-generation rich Internet applications (RIAs), mashup and present internal and external content, and bring social computing capabilities into the workplace, while retaining choice over the selection of best of breed open source tools and ensuring enterprise-level security and control.

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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