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One on One with Laurent Simoneau of Coveo

Laurent Simoneau is president and CEO of Coveo, and one of the industry's top enterprise search experts. Prior to joining Coveo, Simoneau was CTO of Copernic, an early leader in desktop search. We

Nuxeo and Hippo forge open source content management partnership

Two open source content management vendors, Nuxeo and Hippo have forged a partnership. While both are open source, java-based content management systems, Nuxeo concentrates on enterprise content

Attensity gives customer service access to customer requests across multiple channels

Attensity announced release of Attensity Respond 5.1 with the ability to monitor customer information across multiple channels including the web, email and social media. The latter is growing

Endeca releases new BI and customer experience management products

Search vendor, Endeca had a busy week releasing two new products: A business intelligence platform, Endeca Latitude 2, and a new customer experience management tool, Endeca InFront. Latitude2, an

Microsoft purchases Prodiance to integrate risk management into SharePoint

Last week, Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) quietly made a significant purchase that could have a big impact on future versions of SharePoint and Office governance when it picked up Prodiance, an Enterprise

Enterprise 2.0 stands on the cusp of change

Next week the Enterprise 2.0 Conference takes place in Boston. This year it moves from the Westin in South Boston to the Hynes Convention Center in the heart of downtown. It's probably a sign that

dtSearch enhances Microsoft pst file support

Enterprise search vendor dtSearch announced the release of a version 7.67 this week with enhanced file parsers and converters. In practical terms it gives you direct support for Microsoft pst files

One on One with Greg Lloyd of Traction Software

Greg Lloyd is the president and co-founder of Traction Software Inc., creator of the Traction TeamPage enterprise social software product. He's been involved in Enterprise 2.0 software for many

Quark XML 4.0 includes enhanced DITA mapping

Quark announced this week the release of Quark XML 4.0, the XML add-in tool for Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) Word. Updates include enhanced DITA mapping and support for Microsoft Word 2010. Companies

VMware scoops up Socialcast

It's been a busy time for M&A activity and VMware continued its social shopping spree with the purchase of Enterprise 2.0 vendor Socialcast recently. The purchase comes on the heels of two other

Kofax bought Atalasoft for $5.5m

Last month Kofax bought Atalasoft for $5.5 million in cash (with another $4.2 million earnout for a potential total of $9.7M). Atalasoft makes imaging software development kits (SDKs). According to a

Content-friendly features in OSX Lion

In case you missed it, Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) held its annual World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC) keynote yesterday and tucked in the announcement were some new features in the coming upgrade to

No escaping Google's search dominance

There has been a ton of talk about how well Bing might be doing in comparison to Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) in the United States. Yet any way you slice it, Google controls about two-thirds of the U.S.

One on One with Alan Nugent of Mzinga

Al Nugent is CEO at Mzinga, a social software vendor. He is widely recognized as an industry visionary and innovator in introducing emerging technology solutions for business to the market. We asked

Microsoft to Launch Office 365 on June 28

Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) sent out invitations last week to an event to officially launch Microsoft's cloud-based tools suite called Office 365 on June 28 in New York City. The suite includes Exchange

Nuxeo Document Management 5.4.2 benefits from community contributions

One of the strengths of open source is a community of committed individuals and organizations working to improve the product and the new version of Nuxeo DM 5.4.2, released today, is a shining

Newsgator and Yammer get video

If you're looking for the next Enterprise 2.0 trend, look no further than the announcements from E20 vendors Newsgator and Yammer less than a week apart, that they are each adding video (or so-called

Wolfram Alpha celebrates second birthday

Wolfram Alpha, the search engine that was born in a wave of hype of hype in 2009, turned 2 years old earlier this month. No, it wasn't the "Google killer" early stories suggested it could be, but it

Adobe releases eLearning Suite 2.5 with monthly subscription plans

Last week Adobe (NASDAQ: ADBE) announced the release of version 2.5 of the Adobe eLearning Suite, the suite of tools designed for trainers and developers that includes Adobe Captivate 5.5, Adobe

Avoid these Drupal hosting mistakes

Guest post by Jason Burnett Drupal has emerged as one of the world's most durable, feature-rich and customizable open-source website content management systems. It has proven itself in one