MSP Mentor - Alfresco: Microsoft SharePoint Alternative In the Cloud?
Alfresco Software is cultivating the cloud. The company offers open source enterprise content management (ECM) and competes with Microsoft SharePoint. In addition to on-premises moves, Alfresco provides a hosted cloud offering via Amazon Web Services’ EC2. Apparently, Alfresco’s cloud focus is catching on with channel partners. Here are some details.
Alfresco in September 2009 announced its Cloud Content Application Developer Program, through which the company provides an open source “EC2-ready” stack and developer kit.