Open Source ECM Growing Up
Jan 23, 2009, 09:02 (0 Talkback[s])
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"That's where open source ECM vendor Alfresco's new
Labs 3.0 release comes into play. Alfresco Labs 3.0 adds new Web
Studio functionality that enables users to build sites with drag
and drop ease.
"Alfresco's open source products compete in the commercial space
against Open Text, EMC/Documentum and Microsoft's SharePoint, among
others. The Labs release is Alfresco's community version and
represents the leading edge of its open source release efforts.
""We are seeing a continuing increase in demand for Alfresco,"
claimed John Newton, co-founder and CTO of Alfresco Software. "Many
organizations tell us they are seeking more cost effective ways to
achieve their IT strategies and they are, more than ever,
rigorously review existing proprietary software renewals," he told