CMSWire - Alfresco 3.1 Solidifies Enterprise CMS Readiness

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Alfresco (news,site) has released version 3.1 of its enterprise content management system. Exclusively available to enterprise customers, this version has a number of stability improvements designed to support the most complex enterprises.

Improvements to the Infrastructure

Alfresco Enterprise 3.0 was put through its paces when it was released. The enterprise content management solution was built for high availability and clustering, but needed some fine tuning. This is what 3.1 provides, fining tuning and some tools to help monitor and maintain:

Easy Clustering and High Availability: Stability improvements over v3.0 based on extensive testing and customer feedback

  • System Monitoring: Built in monitoring of database connections and memory using JMX and integration to third party monitoring tools like Hyperic
  • Deployment and Provisioning: Automate deployment and provisioning through a command line configuration utility
  • Alfresco Share: Improvements to the Alfresco collaboration solution that include new skins and themes, better online editing and viewing of documents and improved wiki contribution
  • SharePoint Protocol: Improvements include better collaboration, site and link capabilities with MSOffice
  • CMIS Support: More examples of the implementation of v0.5 of the CMIS specification including Joomla and Drupal
     
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