Gartner Names Alfresco a Visionary in Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Content Management

Alfresco a Visionary for 6th Consecutive Year

Maidenhead UK and San Mateo, CA – October 1, 2014 – Alfresco Software today announced it has been listed as a “Visionary” in the 2014 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Content Management (ECM). This is the sixth year in a row Alfresco has appeared in the Visionaries quadrant. The complimentary report is available on the Alfresco website at http://www.alfresco.com/gartner.

According to Gartner, "ECM can help enterprises take control of their content, and thereby boost productivity, encourage collaboration, help meet compliance initiatives, enable better content-centric processes and make information easier to share."

"We believe that six years as a Visionary in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for ECM is a compelling testament to Alfresco’s ongoing and consistent innovation in this market," said Doug Dennerline, Alfresco CEO. "ECM is a relatively mature industry and Alfresco stands out by providing customers with a modern, open platform that can move enterprise content and process forward, without sacrificing any of the bedrock capabilities and benefits of ECM."

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About Alfresco Software

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. More than 1,800 organizations in 195 countries turn to Alfresco for its hybrid, enterprise-grade platform. Innovating at the intersection of content, collaboration and business process Alfresco 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: http://www.alfresco.com

Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings or other designation. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

* Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Content Management
25 September 2014 | Analyst(s): Mark R. Gilbert | Karen M. Shegda | Kenneth Chin | Gavin Tay | Hanns Koehler-Kruener

Contact

Kathleen Reidy, Alfresco Software
Kathleen.reidy@alfresco.com