Enterprise Content Management

Canada’s Igloo Software has launched a Multi-Service Search (MSS) widget that promises out-of-the-box functionality allowing users to search multiple file repositories from a single interface.

OpenText  has acquired Hightail, cloud service for file sharing and creative collaboration, with 5.5 million customers globally spanning enterprise accounts, paid subscribers, and individual consumers.

Data professionals are wasting half of their time each week finding, protecting, or preparing data -costing organisations significant amounts of money based on a survey of 400-plus individuals performing data functions across North America and Europe.

Analytics giant SAS has announced a new offering, SAS Visual Text Analytics, to extract value from unstructured data using the combined power of natural language processing (NLP), machine learning and linguistic rules.

The rise in digital transformation, artificial intelligence and robotic process automation initiatives are being highlighted as the source of 25% revenue growth in 2017 for ABBYY, the global provider of intelligent capture solution. The company says it is the highest growth rate in five years.

Laserfiche Value-Added Reseller Ricoh Australia has announced the successful deployment of a Laserfiche Avante workflow business management solution at Shimano Oceania Holdings, the Australian subsidiary of Shimano, a global manufacturing and distribution organisation.  

Australia’s Department of Finance has put EDRMS adoption by non-corporate Commonwealth agencies on hold until 30 June 2019 while it completes a pilot rollout of its own in-house cloud records management solution. The decision has upset the vendor community and seemingly jeopardises The Digital Continuity 2020 policy championed by the National Archives of Australia (NAA).

​Punishing the person or persons responsible for last week’s Cabinet Files leak does not address the underlying issue. The real problem is that the way governments and businesses keep records is broken.

Thomas H. Lee Partners, a US private equity firm investing in middle market growth companies, will acquire Alfresco Software, a leading enterprise open-source provider of process automation, content management, and information governance software.

Redman Solutions has announced a partnership with US-based local government website design and hosting specialists, CivicPlus.