Fierce Content Management - Alfresco Enterprise 3.4 takes social turn

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Alfresco released Alfresco Enterprise 3.4 this week with a decidedly social focus. While Alfresco CTO John Newton says the company still handles more traditional content management tasks, there is a new focus on social content from partners such as Jive and Liferay. This makes it easier for companies to manage their internal social content, and deliver content externally to online social networks as well.

When Newton joined the board of AIIM last year, perhaps he didn't realize that it would help change the direction of company's content management product, but after working with author Geoffrey Moore and the AIIM board, the result was a study that identified two types of content management: "Systems of record" and "systems of engagement." (We covered this in an Editor's Corner last November.)

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