Analyst Reports & White Papers

Analyst Reports

Forrester: Total Economic Impact of Alfresco One

Understand how migrating your ECM to Alfresco One could deliver a 101% ROI

Gartner: Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Content Management

Find out why Alfresco has been named a ‘Visionary' in the Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Content Management - for 6 consecutive years!

Forrester: Wave for Business Content Services

This report details our findings about how well each vendor fulfills our criteria and where they stand in relation to each other to help enterprise architecture (EA) professionals select the right partner to manage their business’ critical content.

Forrester: Content Migration: Preparing for ECM in the Hybrid Cloud

To maximize the business value of new enterprise content management (ECM) deployments, organizations must make important decisions about existing content.

451 Research: Alfresco moves upmarket with techniques to attract larger enterprises and bigger deals

Alfresco recently announced the availability of its Alfresco Analytics and Alfresco Media Management modules for Alfresco One.

Ovum: SWOT Assessment: Alfresco, Alfresco One, v5.0

When it comes to enterprise content management (ECM) there is no one size fits all. Many ECM platforms have become too big and cumbersome, resulting in vendors splitting their portfolios into more manageable chunks that provide a solution-based approach to different areas of ECM.

451 Research: Alfresco: new money, new message, new areas of focus

In this October 2014 company profile, 451 Research analyzes Alfresco's strategy in the ECM and BPM markets. 

451 Research: Alfresco uses funds to create Activiti for hybrid cloud content and process orchestration

This 451 Research report specifically looks at Alfresco Activiti Enterprise and finds Alfresco to be "positioned to meet needs going forward with a hybrid cloud approach to ECM and BPM."

451 Research: Alfresco expands beyond ECM, productizes open source BPM Activiti, targets hybrid BPMaaS

In this early analysis of Alfresco's new Alfresco Activiti Enterprise BPM offering, 451 Research finds the Activiti "proven and reliable" and "a solid platform upon which Alfresco can expand more broadly into the business applications markets."

White Papers

Collaboration Trends and Technology – A Survey of Knowledge Workers

Today’s most productive knowledge workers — business professionals who are contributing, sharing insight and experiences, participating in decision making, and influencing change — are a company’s true competitive advantage.

Industry Watch:  Winning the Paper Wars

This July 2013 survey of AIIM members finds that despite the significant and demonstrable benefits of "going paperless," progress towards automation in business processes is still slow.  Download AIIM's full survey results, along with analysis and recommendations for engaging in the paper wars.

Industry Watch:  ECM at the Crossroads

This May 2013 survey of AIIM members shows the ECM market is in flux.  Organizations continue to address baseline content management issues, while also moving forward with mobile access and mobile process, cloud strategies and migration from legacy ECM systems.  Check out the full report for all the survey results and analysis from AIIM of this shifting market.

Alfresco Scalability Blueprint

The Alfresco 4 Scalability Blueprint provides an extensive overview of Alfresco 4 major architectural and design changes, focusing on the improved performance, scalability and reliability of this platform compared to previous Alfresco versions.