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Making records management a 'by product' of case management

Guest post by Poul Hebsgaard What happens if knowledge workers can no longer use paper to transfer information from one desk to the next in order to execute a collaborative business process? That was

Army to scrap its patchwork ECM system

Army Knowledge Online, the service branch's long-standing enterprise content management and collaboration system, could soon be shuttered in favor of a new Army enterprise email system. The Army's

Bing signs deal with Chinese search engine Baidu

Earlier this week, Reuters reported that Bing had signed a deal with Chinese search engine Baidu, which according to the article, controls 80 percent of the very large and lucrative Chinese market.

Flipboard update aims at new users

Flipboard announced a new upgrade to its content viewing application for the iPad. The app lets you pull in a variety of information including RSS feeds, Facebook and Twitter feeds and it turns them

Latest SpringCM release tries to streamline case management

SpringCM recently announced their June update to their cloud-based content management system. Most of the update involved streamlining the case management activities in the system. One of the

One on One with Boris Kraft of Magnolia

Boris Kraft is chief technology officer and co-founder of Magnolia. Since 2002, he has been focusing on the development of Magnolia CMS from a strategic and marketing perspective. We asked him what

Come on baby, don't fear the content

When I attended the Enterprise 2.0 Conference in Boston recently, I went to a session called "Social Media & Social Networking: Some Cautionary Tales." The panel consisted of some folks from

Box offers 50 GB of storage to TouchPad users

HP entered the tablet fray last week with the release of the TouchPad and a compelling promotion with Box.net. The deal gives TouchPad users an additional free 50 GB of online storage for the life of

Slideshare deepens LinkedIn Integration

Last week Slideshare announced increased integration with LinkedIn, the professional social network. Slideshare provides a place for people to share their slide presentations online. You've been able

Pew study finds eBook reader sales double in six months

A Pew Internet & American Life study has found that eBook reader ownership in the United States has doubled between November 2010 and May 2011 from 6 to 12 percent--a number I find astonishing,

Office 365 goes to battle with Google Docs

Today is a big day for Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) as it releases Office 365 from Beta to the public. Like many things from Microsoft, outside of its core business, this feels a bit awkward. Microsoft's

Jive study finds--surprise--enterprise ready for social software

On the heels of the Enterprise 2.0 Conference in Boston, Jive Software has released a sponsored study of executive attitudes toward Enterprise 2.0--or as Jive likes to call it, Enterprise Social

EnCase 4.2 aims to simplify eDiscovery

Last week Guidance Software released version 4.2 of its eDiscovery software, EnCase with several key enhancements including a simplified interface, a new wizard that lets users check off which

Open source, content management and the cloud

Guest post by Bryan House Today's web applications face very real challenges to deployment. Websites are incredibly content rich, highly dynamic, and subject to massive swings in load because of

Enterprise 2.0 shows signs it's growing up

Last week as I attended the Enterprise 2.0 Conference in Boston, it occurred to me the space was growing up a bit. Instead of trying to be all things to all people, it was trying to do a couple of

Box announces Google Docs integration

This week Box.net announced new direct integration with Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) Docs from the Box interface. This means that Box users can create, edit and collaboratively edit Google Docs in real time

Acquia announces open source, cloud social solution

At the Enterprise 2.0 Conference in Boston this week, Acquia announced Acquia Commons 2.0, a cloud-based, community website-building tool based on the open source web content management system

Oracle buys into WEM with FatWire purchase

Enterprise software giant Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) announced Tuesday plans to acquire FatWire, a software company specializing in web experience management, for an undisclosed sum. While Oracle has an

IBM announces compliance-ready social networking for the enterprise

IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced a new social software platform today they are calling IBM Connections, designed to bring social networking to the enterprise with a compliance underpinning. IBM, which

HubSpot buys marketing analytics vendor Performable

Last week, HubSpot announced the acquisition of Performable, a marketing analytics software company. The purchase gives HubSpot advanced marketing analytics functionality like superior landing page