Autonomy News & Analysis
| Tuesday Mar 29, 2011
As our month's focus on enterprise collaboration draws to a close, we know now that collaboration is the act of working together towards a common goal and enterprise collaboration is a group of people working to achieve the goals agreed upon by those in an enterprise. Over the past couple of years, we have seen a large number of Enterprise CMS vendors develop software products to help people in the enterprise do just that.
| Thursday Mar 24, 2011
One thing is certain about eXo’s newest announcement: There isn’t room for even one more buzzword. The company, known for its enterprise portal platform, has announced a private beta of its (wait for it) "cloud hosted social development platform for quickly developing and deploying mashups in Java platform-as-a-service environments." That’s pretty impressive buzzword density. The announcement might be good for invoking a sarcastic snicker about overzealous marketing teams, if the verbiage didn’t describe exactly what eXo (news, site) has managed to create.
| Tuesday Mar 1, 2011
Each year KMWorld (news, site) publishes a list of the cream of the crop in knowledge management. "100 companies That Matter" includes favorites from practitioners, analysts, theorists and customers, recognizing orgs whose innovations have had significant impact on the constituency chain as a whole.
| Friday Feb 25, 2011
This week has seen a considerable amount of cloud action among vendors including Modulo, which has taken its risk manager into the cloud; Iron Mountain, which offers medical records access in the cloud; and Compliance 360 has added flexible reporting to its platform. Autonomy, meanwhile, offers e-Discovery across social media.
| Friday Feb 4, 2011
Autonomy (news, site) has just closed a very good year with the release of its final figures for 2010. While CEO Dr. Mike Lynch might be smiling, those of us in the media waiting for an announcement on Autonomy’s acquisition target are slightly less happy -- Lynch indicated that there would be delay in the deal because of changes at the target company.
| Wednesday Jan 5, 2011
First week of the New Year and already there are updates for SharePoint 2010. This time they comes from KnowledgeLake (news, site) who have announced that they have added FAST search technology support to their Imaging for SharePoint software.
| Monday Dec 27, 2010
We are now quickly heading towards the end of the year. It’s time to look back before leaping forward. Here are the major Enterprise CMS highlights of 2010.
| Wednesday Dec 8, 2010
Hyland Software (news, site), which recently made it into the leader’s quadrant in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant ECM report, has just announced the release of v10.0 of OnBase. This time around, Hyland has focused firmly on developing case management capabilities through the introduction of a new client.
| Monday Dec 6, 2010
Last February Microsoft (news, site) announced that it was discontinuing mainstream and extended UNIX and Linux support for its FAST search technology. There was some speculation that in doing so it hoped that it could drag Linux and UNIX users into its Windows stable. However, Autonomy (news, site) has been quick to see and seize the opportunity this decision provided.
| Monday Nov 29, 2010
It seems as if Autonomy’s (news, site) acquisition of a major US company, which has been under discussion since at least last February when it raised US$ 910.9 million on the money markets, will not be announced this month as expected.
| Tuesday Nov 23, 2010
Last week Gartner published its Magic Quadrant for the enterprise content management market. In our analysis of the report we examined the companies that had made it into the leader’s quadrant. Outside of the leader’s quadrant, though, there are three other quadrants: visionaries, challengers and niche players. Let's have a look.
| Wednesday Nov 17, 2010
There have been a number of interesting announcements in the GRC space this week. First, we had the release of a new governance product from SOA to manage IBM’s WebSphere, followed by a physical records management release for SharePoint 2010 and Mimecast support for BPOS. In the meantime, Autonomy was making its move into the healthcare market.
| Monday Nov 15, 2010
There is growing product-based evidence that vendors are either designing or adapting software for specific tasks and verticals. Today’s release of Auminence by Autonomy (news, site) and the application of IDOL to the healthcare vertical is a case in point.
| Tuesday Nov 9, 2010
Autonomy (news, site) has spruced-up its consolidated archive again, this time with mobile functionality, upgraded cloud connect features and additional connectors that makes the archive compatible with over 400 repositories.
| Wednesday Oct 27, 2010
One of the challenges with SharePoint is tooling for both farm recovery and granular recovery, and one company is aiming to solve the problem.
Autonomy, in the meantime, publishes strong Q3 results with GRC at their center.