Enterprise Content Management

US firm Armedia has released an updated solution for migrating content from a relational database to ECM platforms such as SharePoint, Alfresco and Documentum.

Open Text has announced the Vignette 8.0 release due out before Christmas will be the last hurrah for the Vignette brand, with future versions to be issued under the name Open Text Content Management.

Australian developer Elcom has been chosen by Wine Bloc to create a Web site and content management solution for its innovative wine storage project, where 127 cells in the historicPentridge Gaol have been converted into climate-controlled wine cellars.

Microsoft has announced price cuts to its hosted Business Productivity Online Suite (BPOS) in Australia,which includes online versions of Exchange, SharePoint, Office Communications and Office Live Meeting.

SharePointBoost, a developer of Microsoft SharePoint enhancements, has released a new web part for improved user directory services.

Squiz has released its MySource Mini CMS under the GPL open source license, available as a VMware image from http://mini.squiz.net.

ISYS Search Software has unveiled a new suite that includes the launch of the ISYS Anywhere mobile enterprise search server.

iSOFT, a leading global provider of healthcare IT solutions, has selected Intranet DASHBOARD (iD) as its new group-wide communications platform for its 4,700 employees located across the globe.

John Pittard, Chief Information Officer, News Limited, examines the media giant’s challenges in managing content on both sides of the firewall.

The SharePoint juggernaut is delivering a challenge to traditional enterprise content management (ECM) solutions providers, writes Jill Nehrybecki, as well as a rare opportunity.