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Alfresco Supports Integration with Amazon Aurora

Alfresco One Certified for Integration with Amazon Aurora

SAN MATEO, Calif. – July 28, 2015 – Alfresco Software announced integration with Amazon Aurora, allowing Alfresco One Enterprise 5.0 users to benefit from Amazon Web Services (AWS) newest database’s scale, services and cost structure. Alfresco is a leading provider of modern Enterprise Content Management (ECM) and Business Process Management (BPM) software, which helps businesses manage content and process workflows.

Amazon Aurora is a MySQL-compatible relational database management system (RDBMS) that combines the speed and availability of a high-end commercial database with the simplicity and cost-effectiveness of an open source database.  Amazon Aurora provides up to five times better performance than MySQL at a price point one tenth that of a commercial RDBMS while delivering performance and availability. Amazon Aurora joins MySQL, Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server and PostgreSQL as the fifth relational database engine available to customers through Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS). Amazon RDS handles routine database tasks such as provisioning, patching, backup, recovery, failure detection and repair.

Alfresco One is a hybrid architecture ECM platform that manages and synchronizes content across cloud and on-premises repositories. Mobile clients and application integrations allows users to collaborate on business-critical content wherever and however they work. Alfresco’s open, modern architecture enables easy extension and customization, integrated records management simplifies and strengthens information governance and compliance. Alfresco One manages more than seven billion documents for thousands of companies worldwide.

“Amazon Aurora passed our tests with flying colors, particularly in its ability to scale. The integration process between Alfresco One and Amazon Aurora was seamless,” Alfresco Founder and CTO John Newton said. “Now we can provide even more value to our customers, allowing them to experience Amazon Aurora’s scale, cost-efficiency and support on Alfresco’s platform.”

About Alfresco:

Alfresco provides modern enterprise content management (ECM) software built on open standards that enables organizations to unlock the power of their business-critical content. With the controls that IT demands and the simplicity that end users love, Alfresco's open source technology enables global organizations to collaborate more effectively across cloud, mobile, hybrid and on-premise environments. Innovating at the intersection of content, collaboration and business process, Alfresco’s software manages over seven billion documents, powering the daily tasks of more than 11 million users worldwide. Select Alfresco customers include: Amnesty International, Cisco, DAB Bank, FOX, NASA, PGA Tour, and Sony Entertainment. Founded in 2005, Alfresco’s UK headquarters are in Maidenhead, UK with U.S. headquarters in San Mateo, CA. Please visit us at


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