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Industry Leaders Comment on Alfresco's Cloud Connected Content Vision

Alfresco Enterprise 4 & Cloud Connected Content: An Industry Perspective

"Alfresco Enterprise 4 is another demonstration that the open source model delivers compelling innovation and value to customers. More importantly, open source and open standards are becoming the key to bridging public and private clouds to give enterprises choice in how they deploy enterprise applications. Alfresco's cloud connected content approach delivers on all of those fronts."

Lee Congdon, CIO - Red Hat
Red Hat® is the world's leading open source and Linux® provider.

"We see the integration of Dropbox into Alfresco Enterprise 4, and Alfresco's upcoming cloud service, as a great example of a company using our API to create real value for customers. We look forward to continuing to work with Alfresco to make this integration successful."

Ilya Fushman, Head of Platform Business Development – Dropbox
Dropbox is a free service that lets people bring their documents, photos and videos everywhere and share them easily

"Alfresco Enterprise 4 is the first enterprise content management system to make it super simple for users to publish content - like presentations, videos and documents - to SlideShare. We are excited to be working with Alfresco to make sure this integration continues to better connect corporate content with appropriate social media channels."

Ross Mayfield, VP of Business Development – SlideShare
SlideShare is the world's largest community for sharing presentations.

"We believe Alfresco Enterprise 4, and the upcoming Alfresco cloud collaboration service, are going to be key in enabling Alfresco enterprise users to be more productive with their tablets. We are excited to already have our service integrated with Alfresco's iPad application which allows users to simply and easily edit business documents on the fly, and then save them back into Alfresco Enterprise or Alfresco in the cloud."

Alan Masarek, CEO – Quickoffice
Installed on over 300 million devices in more than 180 countries, Quickoffice is the worldwide leader in mobile office solutions. Quickoffice HD is the #2 Top-Grossing iPad app in Business.

"Jive and Alfresco are working together to combine leading Social Business Software with best-of-breed enterprise content management. Together we recognize that customers expect us to deliver the same value when choosing public cloud and hybrid cloud deployments. We look forward to working with Alfresco to bring the powerful combination of our two companies to customers in the cloud."

Matt Tucker, CTO and co-founder - Jive Software
Jive combines powerful features of customer community software, collaboration software, social networking & social media monitoring into the leading social business solution.

"DocuSign is extending the value of Alfresco's world class content management system by connecting it to DocuSign, the global standard for electronic signature. With the DocuSign Connector for Alfresco Enterprise, companies can seamlessly manage the document signing process internally and with customers, partners, and suppliers to fully automate paper processes to finish business faster. We look forward to extending our partnership to Alfresco's upcoming cloud service."

Bob DeSantis, Managing Director – DocuSign Europe
DocuSign helps your world work better with the easiest, fastest, most secure way to send, sign, track and store documents in the cloud.

"When you combine our PDF Expert app (one of the top-grossing productivity apps of all-time on the iPad) and the mobile content management capabilities of Alfresco Enterprise 4, enterprises now have a powerful solution for PDF annotation and PDF forms that can be adopted inside or outside the firewall. PDF Expert works out of the box with Alfresco's native WebDAV support and we are excited to be working on deeper integration with Alfresco Enterprise and Alfresco in the cloud."

Igor Zhadanov, CEO - Readdle
Readdle is the maker of top-ranked business and productivity apps on iPad and iPhone, including PDF Expert, ReaddleDocs, and ScannerPro.

"The combination of Drupal for web content management and Alfresco for document management and workflow is becoming the go-to open source standard for high-traffic websites and communities. With Alfresco Enterprise 4 connected via CMIS (the open content standard) to Drupal, web content creators now have new options for mobile content creation and content collaboration that allow them to publish seamlessly to Drupal."

Ronald C. Pruett, Jr. Chief Marketing Officer - Acquia
Acquia is the leading provider of commercial solutions for Drupal, an open source content management platform powering millions of websites and applications.

"The combination of Alfresco Enterprise and the Alfresco iPad app has allowed our staff to finally work together no matter where they are and no matter what device they use, sharing ideas and collaborating in a much better way. Working with Ixxus, an Alfresco Platinum Partner, we customized Alfresco to fit our specific business needs."

Hilary Sellars, Head of IT Services - University for the Creative Arts (UCA)
With over 7,000 students, UCA ( is one of the biggest providers of art & design education in Europe.

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