At a state level, new bills and amendments are introduced every day. LegiNation founder and president, Karen Suhaka, knew that gathering these files (there were 140,000 in 2011 alone) from all 50 states into one database would take a lot of work, and that was only half the battle. Once the bills were collected, she then needed to summarize, classify, and create keywords for each document, and began looking for an outside vendor to help her complete the process.
Posted Feb 29, 2012
WebDAM Solutions and Box have partnered to offer cloud-enabled collaboration, sharing, and digital asset management functionalities. The partnership is premised on offering greater flexibility, enhanced workflows, expedited sharing, and media control.
Posted Feb 28, 2012
Vasont Systems released the next interim version of its component content management system (CMS), Vasont ST 2.3. This release includes enhanced productivity tools and more support for third-party editing and publishing tools.
Posted Feb 27, 2012
CoreMedia AG developed a content management system tailored specifically for the media and entertainment industries. Users can create and deliver contextualized content in real time to their targeted online audiences.
Posted Feb 23, 2012
SpringCM updated Open Cloud Connector, its cloud-based content management integration service. The latest version has been designed to better connect content to structured data and end users across multiple web applications and portals.
Posted Feb 22, 2012
EnterMedia Software, Inc. released version 8.0 of its Digital Asset Management open source solution. EnterMedia 8.0 handles larger uploading capacity, simultaneous uploading capabilities, increased power proficiency, and server clustering.
Posted Feb 08, 2012
Investment in any enterprise technology is a big financial undertaking for most organizations, and web content management is no exception. Very often web CMS selection and implementation projects start when a lot of money has already been spent on a content management system that is no longer working (or has never worked) for the organization and its business goals. It's not an easy stroll down memory lane when you have to convince the executive echelon you need more money, yet again, for a different CMS.
Posted Feb 07, 2012
Alfresco, an open source enterprise content management (ECM) company, just announced the release of their newest platform Alfresco Enterprise 4, a platform that is not only cloud-connected but user-friendly as well.
Posted Feb 03, 2012
Atex plans to introduce its new cloud-based content management solution, Content Hub, later this quarter. Content Hub will be able to connect to both Atex and non-Atex editorial systems and will deliver content across mobile, tablet, and desktop platforms.
Posted Jan 31, 2012
Open Source Matters, Inc.'s content management system, Joomla!, has been updated to include multi-database support with the addition of Microsoft SQL Server. Joomla! 2.5 also includes new features such as advanced search and automatic notification of Joomla! core and extension updates.
Posted Jan 26, 2012
SDL, PLC released SDL Studio GroupShare, a collaboration hub that integrates with SDL's Trados Studio and is designed to improve productivity and collaboration. Studio GroupShare enables users to engage with consumers in the language preferred by individual customers.
Posted Jan 24, 2012
Innovative Interfaces, Inc. updated its Content Pro digital asset management solution, which allows libraries to create, manage, and share digital collections online. Content Pro 2.1 includes a revamped interface and design, slideshow and carousel viewer features, and a desktop app.
Posted Jan 20, 2012
Atex released a new browser-based content management system. The Atex Content system is designed to help media companies manage their workflow and is available for any device with a web browser and the Atex plug-in installed.
Posted Jan 09, 2012
Managing a website is a 24-7 job. While most internet users are only concerned with the end result--having instant access to their favorite blog site or social network--they forget that these websites don't just appear out of thin air. Someone created their favorite website, and they did it using Web Content Management (WCM).
Posted Jan 06, 2012
RSuite CMS, from Really Strategies, Inc., has added a support community to its offering. The community is available exclusively for RSuite customers and partners. Discussions as well as support requests relative to the CMS software are now kept in one secure location.
Posted Jan 04, 2012
For MLBAM, being in charge of MLB.com and the league's 30 team sites means managing a lot of digital content. Whether it is baseball season or the off season, MLB fans are always hungry for everything from statistics to video highlights, and it is MLBAM's job to keep them satiated with fresh content. When MLBAM realized that it was wasting too much time with traditional methods of logging and publishing all the different kinds of baseball related information, Rob Boysko, manager of multimedia publishing at MLB, started looking for a solution to simplify the process and cut down on content headaches.
Posted Dec 28, 2011
Achieve Internet, Inc., an enterprise Drupal developer, released new modules Apache Solr Media, Views Media Browser, Media Update, and Media Translation, all designed to enhance Drupal 7's Media Module. The modules are intended to surpass the media limitations of Drupal's basic Media Module.
Posted Dec 15, 2011
Nuxeo made numerous upgrades to its Nuxeo Platform, an open-source tool for building and running content-centric applications, to provide new social and mobile capabilities and improve developer experience. Version 5.5 offers enterprise content management applications, including document, digital asset, and case management.
Posted Dec 13, 2011
When I think of digital publishing over the next year and beyond, I see three trends dominating the landscape: mobility, ubiquity, and touchability. User-generated content (UGC), social sharing, and social advertising are replacing the old-world concepts of traditional advertising. Your technology (today or tomorrow) should be able to support this paradigm shift.
Posted Dec 13, 2011
Vasont Systems redesigned its website, www.vasont.com, to provide more information and education about XML CMS and solutions. Vasont added a list of resources for content management and XML strategies that have been published by Vasont's partners and associates.
Posted Dec 12, 2011
Good web content management (WCM) has long been an important element in the struggle to execute successful content strategies and marketing campaigns. The ability to author digital content for a worldwide audience, across a variety of platforms, has become integral to maintaining a competitive edge, which is why the design of WCM systems within the marketing industry deserves a second look.
Posted Nov 29, 2011
Alkacon Software GmbH released OpenCms 8.0.3, the latest version of its open source content management system. Version 8.0.3 comes with enhancements for content editors that extend beyond OpenCms 8's original drag-and-drop functions and Sitemap Editor. OpenCms 8.0.3 introduces Function Pages, as well as an improved Create Page dialog.
Posted Nov 16, 2011
Limelight Networks introduced the Limelight Dynamic Site Platform for Mobile, an extension of its web content management platform that focuses specifically on publishing mobile sites. This version of Limelight's Dynamic Site Platform provides tools for repurposing content so that it can be delivered over multiple channels.
Posted Nov 09, 2011
You probably feel you have a good sense of the assets of your organization. You know how many employees you have because they are all in an HR database. You know the sales you made last month because they are all in a sales ledger database. You know how many items you have in stock because they are all in an ERP database. You know how many computers you have because they are all in an asset database. And at the end of the year, all these databases will be queried to produce the annual accounts.
Posted Nov 09, 2011
Ektron, empowering organizations to fully realize websites' marketing and revenue-generating potential, announced the Ektron Digital Experience Hub, at Synergy 2011. The Digital Experience Hub is a new product that connects web content management, marketing automation, email marketing, customer relationship management and web analytics within the Ektron environment, powered by the Ektron ContextBus--a new integration layer that passes content and context between connected marketing applications.
Posted Nov 08, 2011