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Alfresco to Provide Content Hub for Oxford University Press

London, UK – December 18, 2012 – Today Alfresco announced that Oxford University Press (OUP) has selected the company to provide the content hub for a new global digital asset management solution.

OUP, which is a department of the University of Oxford, will use Alfresco Enterprise on-premise across multiple locations, allowing content and production teams to manage thousands of digital assets throughout the organization.

“OUP’s use of Alfresco is another example of our dedication to delivering management features that are easy-to-use that seamlessly integrate into existing tools and will enable OUP to meet its strategic goals without being locked into a single vendor," said John Powell, CEO of Alfresco.

“Alfresco offers a rich set of features on an open source platform that allows for customization, which will contribute to the success of the program," explained Kate Granville, Technology Director, Oxford Education, at Oxford University Press. 

The Alfresco Enterprise platform has been proven to perform in environments with over millions of documents and tens of thousands of enterprise users. Hundreds of partners and customers have built content-rich, business-centric customer applications on top of Alfresco and integrated with existing enterprise systems. For more information about Alfresco Enterprise, see the Alfresco Enterprise.

About Oxford University Press

Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. OUP is the world's largest university press with the widest global presence. It currently publishes thousands of publications a year, has offices in around fifty countries, and employs around 6,000 people worldwide.

About Alfresco

Alfresco is how great businesses share, organize and protect their content. Nearly 7 million people in over 180 countries use Alfresco Enterprise, Cloud, Mobile and Community to manage over 3 billion files worldwide. Whether on the go or in the office, Alfresco empowers today's teams to do great work.

Founded in 2005, Alfresco is headquartered in London with US headquarters in Atlanta. For more information about Alfresco please visit:

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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