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Contentful launches with eye toward tech that doesn't yet exist

API-based content management platform Contentful launched Tuesday with a new advisor on deck. Adam Wiggins joins the startup's advisory team with six years of experience as co-founder of Salesforce.com's cloud development platform Heroku.

Spotlight: Nucleus ranks top ECM vendors

Last week, Nucelus released its its "Technology Matrix H1 2014 ECM" ranking of top content management providers of in the enterprise.

County clerk drives down records management costs with mobile document services

When the Tompkins County, NY clerk's office found itself confronted with how to manage almost 200 years worth of court and land transaction paperwork, its initial plan was to barcode over 9,000 boxes of documents and build or remodel a storage facility to house them. In the end, the clerk's office chose to invest about $500,000 in a Laserfiche document processing system, realizing it could save nearly $5.5 million on document management in the long run.

AU government to unify sites on Drupal, public cloud

As it heads (slowly) towards general release of Version 8, Drupal is on a roll.

OpenText's new suite designed with 'Big Content' in mind

ECM vendor OpenText has announced a new Discovery suite with a focus on 'Big Content' and information governance. 

Deutsche Bank head of social media's 7 social media project questions

Deutsche Bank's John Stepper outlined 7 questions that every social project must answer.

SharePoint might not be dying, but it's changing and you need to be ready

At a session this week at Gartner PCC in LA, analyst Jeffrey Mann pointed out that Microsoft appears to be changing its SharePoint focus from on-premises to the cloud version.

Welltok brings intelligence to health, wellness content in a mobile context

Welltok combines mobile, social, cloud and data to help you live a healthier lifestyle.

Sony Pictures Entertainment uses WatchDox to protect movie IP as it moves through the world

Sony Pictures Entertainment needed to empower employees to be mobile, but with the high cost associated with the leak of movie project IP, they also needed a way to control content as it moved through the world.

Spotlight: DuckDuckGo will have new look soon

DuckDuckGo is going through a major overhaul. You can get a sneak peek today though.

Farewell my lovely

This is my final FierceContentManagement newsletter and I attempt to tie together almost six years at the helm.

Bloomfire now integrates with online storage vendors

Bloomfire announced this week direct integration with several leading online file storage and sharing platforms including Box, Dropbox, Google Drive and Microsoft OneDrive.

SpringCM joins with SteelBrick on new SFDC app offering

With a focus on mobile, sales and particularly Salesforce users, cloud-based content management provider SpringCM has partnered with an app company--SteelBrick--which creates price quoting apps, to release a new application to help speed up sales cycles. 

Clickability unveils new UI

Clickability unveiled a new user interface designed with mobile device and tablet content in mind.

Joomla 3.3 designed to be faster, more secure

Joomla released an update this week that should lead to faster load times and websites that are easier to find in search engines.

Intralinks bags DocTrackr IRM service

Intralinks purchased IRM vendor DocTrackr last week, perhaps beating Box to the punch.

Spotlight: Netflix coming soon to some US cable subscribers

Netflix will be offered on some U.S. cable provider set-top boxes for the first time.

HBO finally lets loose of its content

HBO finally learned that there's money to made in selling their content.

Hippo 7.9 includes goodies for admins, users

Hippo 7.9 has something for IT and end users.

Microsoft tries again with SharePoint 2013 SP1

Microsoft replaced a buggy version of SharePoint 2013 SP1 with a new one that admins hope is, well, less buggy.