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Integration issues can really blow your CMS project budget

Just when you thought you knew where all the budgetary landmines were buried, along comes a new warning about something that could throw your next CMS implementation or migration project off budget: integration issues.  

Spotlight: The CMS experiment that changed everything at the Post

A look at the evolution of the Washington Post's CMS.

Open source or proprietary CMS: Which is best?

There are plenty of free (as in beer), open source content management systems on the market so there's no reason to spend cold, hard cash on a proprietary CMS, right? That's WiredTree tech writer Rachel Gillevet's stance and, while it sounds good in theory, is it really the best advice?

Retail CMS undercutting the customer experience

Companies that cater to customers online need to make sure their data management system isn't inadvertently driving away business. Rachel Serpa, Content Marketing Manager at Gigya, says it's important to make sure the CMS underpinnings of your website enhance the user experience, not undercut it.  

Content creation and content management: No man is an island

Customer experience strategy sessions usually focus on  what  content and marketing collateral is served to consumers, not  how. It's refreshing to read an  article  over at  Software Development Times  that takes a look at how to design and employ an effective digital strategy that takes into account the actual technology behind it.

Storing the corporate masterpiece for eternal safekeeping

It's frustrating to snap an important picture on a mobile phone only to lose it a week later because you forgot to back up your device in case of a crash. ZDNet's  Jason Perlow  suggests it's that kind of ambivalence to preserving digital content that "will almost certainly result in the loss of many culturally significant works." What does this have to do with content management? Plenty.

Do you need a separate CMS for social media?

Not long ago, we talked about  records retention and the social media quagmire. As businesses continue to struggle over what to do with content and documents created within the four walls of their organization, now it turns out they may also need to maintain records of conversations and communications that take place over social media.

EMM vendors beef up offerings with mobile telecom expense management

Enterprise mobility management vendors are adding mobile telecom expense management to their offerings, according to a report by Kable.

Top Image Systems offers to buy back competitor licenses

ECM vendor Top Image Systems put an interesting spin on its marketing tactics with a buyback program designed to let companies switch to their product with a minimum outlay of cash. TIS will buy back its  competitor's software and replace it with its own technology at no additional licensing cost to participating businesses. Companies are, however, required to purchase a "three-year commitment of existing maintenance and support."

Raw engineering launches mobile-first CMS

There's no denying mobile enablement is important in the content management landscape but it's often simply an add-on component of web-optimized solutions already on the market.  Raw engineering, developers of the  built.io  application development platform, announced the launch a mobile-first content management system for enterprise that comes with mobile enablement built right into the product.