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Content-Centric SaaS Apps the Next Generation?

SpringCM 5.0

SpringCM Inc., a known SaaS Enterprise CMS player, has released the newest version of its SpringCM product — v5.0. It is touted as the “first SaaS platform that allows companies to easily deploy multiple content-centric applications” across different enterprise workgroups, making it easier for value added resellers (VARs) to build repeatable and cost-effective applications for their customers.

The yummiest part of the new release is SpringCM’s integration with 22 Enterprise Content Management (ECM) technologies spanning imaging, document capture, business process automation, e-mail and records management, etc. – catering to such audiences as accounts payable, logistics, contract, proposal and records management and compliance.

DocuLex: Document Capture and Collaboration

DocuLex Releases SaaS-Based Solution for Remote DMS

There seems to be a much greater focus these days on the capture and management of paper documents. But it doesn't end there. Organizations also need to be able to collaborate on these types of stored documents. DocuLex's Archive Studio content management software is one option to help organizations do this efficiently.

SharePoint Integrator for Lotus Notes Gets An Upgrade

Mainsoft Updates SharePoint Integration Further into Lotus Notes

We know it's true that Microsoft leads the way on office productivity with MS Office and Outlook/Exchange. But we also know that Lotus Notes still has a solid market share for e-mail as well. And it wouldn't be a stretch to believe that even organizations with Lotus Notes also have at least one SharePoint implementation.

All good news for Mainsoft as they release the latest version of their SharePoint Integrator for Lotus Notes.

Webinars: Design, Social Media, Content Management

We may want to slow down and start to enjoy the holiday season, but that may not necessarily be our reality. The webinars included here include a range of topics designed to help you do business better. From managing your paper documents and records, to implementing social media practices, to getting people to sign up for your newsletter — there's a little something for all.

Financial Planners Need Better Management

Financial Planning

You can bet that the economic recession has financial planners in a tizzy. While the current economic climate is bound to increase the likelihood that demand for independent financial advisors will soar over the coming year, the need for client relationship management tools are increasing as well.

A recent software survey by Financial Planning revealed that its constituents are interested in learning how to leverage existing staff through improved technology and better practice management techniques, but are limited by what they think they know about the software available.

KMWorld: SpringCM Makes Good on Its Privia Promise

SpringCM is a Finalist in KMWorld Promise Award

SpringCM, like many other content management providers, makes a lot of promises about how their software will help businesses become more efficient. KMWorld is acknowledging that SpingCM is making good on one of those promises. Privia, SpringCM's bid and proposal lifecycle management software, is a finalist in the KMWorld Promise Awards.

Microsoft Doles-out 5GB Free Online Storage

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Here's a way to get your own little piece of the cloud for free. Microsoft is now offering 5GB of free online storage through Windows Live Skydrive. Are we sensing a little bit of the Christmas giving spirit?

UpComing Conferences: Drupal, Social Networking, CMS and More

With the holiday officially upon us now — did someone say Advent Calendar? — you may be saving all your money to buy an Xbox or a WII. But if you aren't, or you are one of the fortunate few to have tons of money to spend, we have a few conferences that might be tempting.

Old Data in MOSS? Try C2C Archive One

C2C Has Archive One for SharePoint

C2C builds email, data and file management solutions. SharePoint can store a massive amount of content which includes emails, data and other documents. Want a way to easily archive and manage that content in MOSS? Try C2C Archive One for SharePoint.

StoredIQ Adds Archived Media to eDiscovery Solution

StoredIQ Adds Legacy Archived Media to eDiscovery Solution

StoredIQ Inc., a leading provider of information management and eDiscovery technologies, announced that it's going beyond their basic eDiscovery solutions to include data stored on backup tapes and other legacy archived media.

The aptly named, StoredIQ Solution for Legacy Archived Media, is built to leverage their eDiscovery solution for the enterprise by addressing and capturing data from all sources, both on- and off-line.

Rational JAZZ Gets MOSS Document Collaboration

Mainsoft Extends Rational Jazz with SharePoint Integration

Mainsoft continues to bridge the divide between Java and .Net. Today they announced the Beta release of Mainsoft Document Collaboration for Rational Jazz, SharePoint Edition.

SharePoint Security Concerns Simply a Lack of Governance?

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Many of today's corporate environments are embracing enterprise CMS solutions as a way to disseminate and share information amongst workers and workgroups. Microsoft SharePoint is a popular choice because it aligns well with an existing Microsoft-powered network and project groupsí workflow. However, according to new research from Courion, companies who are deploying SharePoint are doing so in a manner that might be putting crucial data at risk.

Content Migration is as Easy as Drag-and-Drop

Vital Path PathBuilder Studio Content Integration Migration

If you have ever seen “content migration” go from being a single line in a project plan to being a never-ending saga of tedious database scripting and failed migration attempts, then take heed: there is a tool available.

Spend Money on Conferences, Not Xmas

Yes it's true. We are suggesting you forget about that diamond necklace or that life subscription to GQ magazine and spend your money on a conference or two. Forget about Christmas. It's highly overrated anyway.

Now conferences, that's the ticket. Need to get some good networking done, learn some new tips and tricks for content management, Web 2.0, social media, maybe cloud computing. After all, we spend three quarters of our lives working. Here are a few that might tempt you…

Kazeon Offers Agent-less Analysis for eDiscovery

Kazeon eDiscovery

Kazeon Systems, who we introduced to you not too long ago, has been hard at work increasing the functionality and capabilities of their eDiscovery solutions. They've garnered the attention of new companies as a result. Despite financial chaos, the eDiscovery industry is proving to be recession proof.

Razuna: Open Source Digital Asset Management (DAM)

Razuna: Open Source Digital Asset Management (DAM)

Open source DAM anyone? It has arrived — an open source enterprise-level DAM system named Razuna. Fathered by a Swiss company called SixSigns, Razuna comes to the world with its latest release 1.1.2. Albeit a point release, this version has a lot to offer (to some scenarios).

Automating Document Processes In MOSS

AIIM Webinar: Automating Document-Centric Processes within SharePoint

It's no secret that many organizations have invested time and money into setting up a Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) environment expecting it to save them time and money. And it can make a huge difference.

However, some organizations are not operating as efficiently as they could be when utilizing SharePoint for business process management (BPM) initiatives.

“Automating Document-Centric Processes within SharePoint” Webinar by Mauro Cardarelli hopes to help attendees to understand how that can be changed.

Some of the topics that will be touched on in this Webinar include:

  • Leveraging existing investments in SharePoint
  • Expanding knowledge with SharePoint
  • Discussing how paper-based information can be incorporated into BPM systems
  • Tying document capture and imaging technologies into SharePoint
  • Discovering how to help extract value from BPM

There is probably much more that Mauro Cardaerlli, director of portals and collaboration practice at Vitale Caturano & Company, will be discussing with attendees of this Webinar.

Anyone interested in the Webinar's details or registration information can visit the AIIM Web site.

The event takes place at 2:00 - 3:00 PM (EST) on November 19, so don't be late.

Life Sciences Gets Its Own Document Management Solution

TAKE Solutions Offers PharmaReady 4.1 - Document Mgt for Life Sciences

Sometime it takes too much effort to implement a horizontal document management solution when you have very specific requirements. In this case, a vertical solution makes more sense. Luckily for the Life Sciences vertical, TAKE Solutions has PharmaReady 4.1.

Version One Wins E-mail Product of 2008 Award

Version One Wins E-mail Product of 2008 Award

Version One, a provider of document management and imaging software solutions, was named E-mail Product of the Year 2008 (for the second year in a row) at the Document Manager (DM) Awards 2008. DbMail, an automated e-mail delivery service, was the product that helped win the award for Version One.

Open Text Announces New ERP Product Plans, New Hires

Open Text Captaris Announce New ERP Product Plans, New Hires

Now that the acquisition of Captaris by Open Text is no longer an intention but a fact, what does the Enterprise CMS giant plan to do with this Washington-based provider of document management and delivery solutions?