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One on One with industry analyst Geoff Bock

As principal of Bock & Company and an affiliate analyst at Outsell's Gilbane Group, Geoff Bock focuses on strategies for content management and collaboration. Bock has been watching the content

Let the tablet wars begin

The first volleys in the tablet wars have been fired. In fact, next month we will start to see the first of many Android offerings roll off the assembly lines in the form of the Samsung Galaxy Tab.

Adobe announces hosted digital publishing suite

Adobe (NASDAQ: ADBE) made several key announcements today at the launch of its Adobe Max conference including a new hosted digital publishing suite support aimed at helping magazine and newspaper

MarkLogic releases MarkLogic Server 4.2

This week, MarkLogic released version 4.2 of the Mark Logic Server product introducing several new features including MarkLogic Information Studio, the industry's first (according to them) ETL

9 Ways Content Management is Going Mobile

It shouldn't be a surprise that, in our increasingly mobile world, our work is finding its way onto our phones alongside our consumer content. As I wrote in this week's Editor's...

Socialcast Reach extends social to external enterprise apps

On Tuesday, Socialcast announced the release Socialcast Reach, a new extension that provides a way to share social information from Socialcast's Enterprise 2.0 applications with other enterprise

Google Cloud Connect brings Google Enterprise Search to the cloud

Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) announced this week some major changes to the Google Search Appliance including the ability for customers to index information behind the firewall along with information in

One on One with David Sacks of Yammer

David Sacks is founder and CEO of Yammer, Inc. He has been active in the Internet space for ten years as an entrepreneur, executive and investor, starting with PayPal in 1999. We asked him about

Mobile really does change everything

If you doubt for one second that mobile has changed the content business, ask none other than Tim O'Reilly, founder of O'Reilly Media. When asked, at a press Q&A at the recent Web 2.0 Expo in New

Leatherbound offers eBook price comparison services

Leatherbound is a website that provides a central place for comparing eBook prices across three major eBook sellers: Amazon, Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Nook. This enables you to find the cheapest one.

Perceptive Software teams with Brainware

Last week, Perceptive Software announced IntelliCapture, a new scanning and capture solution that combines the document management capabilities of Perceptive with the data capture and search features

eBooks should be cheaper than paper ones

Dan Gillmor had an interesting post on Salon recently where he explained the crazy world of eBook prices. Seems that because of a bizarre negotiations last year between publishers and Amazon, we now

Marissa Mayer gets a promotion and a new job

On Tuesday Bloomberg reported that Marissa Mayer, VP of search at Google (NASDAQ: GOOG), would be taking on a new role, being put in charge of location and local services. I've been thinking for

Lucid Imagination introduces LucidWorks Enterprise

Lucid Imagination, a company developed to support the open source Apache Solr/Lucene search engine, took a big step this week when it introduced LucidWorks Enterprise, a search platform built on top

ECM acquisition fever

Guest post by Alan Pelz-Sharpe The problem is managing information; the answers, though, are many and often contradictory. You fix one element and another is broken. You do one thing well and you

Adobe updates BrowserLab tool

Adobe (NASDAQ: ADBE) announced recently that it has updated BrowserLab, the hosted service that provides a way for web developers to test their sites across a variety of browsers. The latest version

Content: It's not just on the PC anymore

Moving forward, more devices will have Internet connectivity beyond just PCs or smart phones and it's going to have a major impact on how we manage content. The first time I heard about the concept

eZ Publish releases eZ Enterprise Edition 4.4

eZ Publish announced the release of its latest enterprise version, eZ Enterprise Edition 4.4, this week. eZ Publish is an open source web content management project. It includes a free community

Vasont releases web XML editing tool

Vasont released their new web-based XML editing tool, called Vasont WebLNX (pronounced "WebLinks"). They made the announcement at their 11th annual Vasont User's Group Meeting last week in Hershey,

Alfresco Community Edition 3.4 emphasizes content sharing

Alfresco announced the release of Alfresco Community Edition 3.4 this week. The new version takes advantage of CMIS and other standards to provide new ways to share content among users and across web