Enterprise Content Management (ECM)

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Getting nostalgic over ECM

Guest post by Carl Frappaolo I have chronicled and grown with the ECM market for many decades, in awe of the way it has progressed from simple, stand-alone file management and imaging systems, to

Open source CMIS implementation Apache Chemistry graduates

Apache Chemistry has moved from the incubation phase to a Top-Level Project, according to not-for-profit Apache Software Foundation. The open source implementation toolkit provides an interoperable

Box iOS update aims for enterprise updated its iPad and iPhone applications with features that make it more enterprise friendly including password protected documents for an added layer of protection, SSO log-in to provide

Government agencies turn to Drupal despite procurement challenges

Using open source software in the federal government is challenging, but the problem is not due to the technology. The problem lies with old procurement models and regulations that are better suited

Open Text buys BPM vendor Metastorm

Open Text announced last week, it had reached an agreement to buy Metastorm, a Baltimore, Md.-based business process management, business process analysis and enterprise architecture software vendor

Nuxeo joins Eclipse to increase ECM open source presence

Nuxeo, the open source ECM vendor, announced today that it has proposed moving its Java Content Repository to the Eclipse Foundation, which--not unlike the Apache Foundation--acts as a conduit for

Survey: SharePoint 2010 made gains in the enterprise

A survey conducted by Global 360, a business process management and case management company--and Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) partner--found that SharePoint 2010 usage had increased from 8 percent in an

SpringCM enhances process automation and workflow

SpringCM, which provides a cloud-based ECM platform platform, recently announced some enhancements to its workflow and automation capabilities. Updates include the ability for non-technical users to

Is it time to start thinking ECM-as-a-Service?

Guest post by Cheryl McKinnon One of my predictions for 2011 is that the new opposing forces in enterprise content management are self-service and gate-keeper vendor models. Enterprises ready to

Alfresco Enterprise 3.4 takes social turn

Alfresco released Alfresco Enterprise 3.4 this week with a decidedly social focus. While Alfresco CTO John Newton says the company still handles more traditional content management tasks, there is a