Paul jongen alfresco update alfresco gebruikersdag - eindhoven 02-2012
Cloud Connected Content arrives.
Agenda• Update & Why we do what we do• Alfresco Cloud• Cloud Connected Content• What’s next?
Maidenhead, UK Global Headquarters Atlanta, US HeadquartersAlfresco is now the largest open sourcecontent management company in theworld.Founded in 2005, with offices in London & AtlantaOver 3.5 million community downloads250+ global channel partners2,500 customers in 55 countries, including…
Government Finance Media & Entertainment Software RetailTravel & Logistics Manufacturing Education
These are people.ECM wasn’t built for them… so theyaren’t using it.
… that’s why we invested in Social & Mobile capabilities But there is more: Alfresco Cloud Service
Approach to the Cloud• Different from on premise – Level of scale, security, features, reliability, etc.• ….and its not an all or nothing option• Companies looking for a hybrid approach – On premise – In the Cloud – Synchronize content between the two
What is Cloud Connected Content?• Accessible from any device – phone, tablet, PC• Integrated & even synced with other cloud services• Easily published to social media channels• Collaborated on inside or outside the firewall• Yet, still controlled and administered by the Enterprise
Why isn’t it available today?Traditional Vendors Cloud Up-Starts• Bloated architectures • No on premise• Costly business capability models • No real ECM ‘Simple• Mobile access to both file sharing’ on premise and cloud • Different app,• Lack open security, data model, integrations with web etc. services
Corporate Systems Desktop WebDAV CMIS CMIS CIFS JSR-168 Sharepoint Connectors ProtocolSocial Media Channels Mobile CMIS Open Web APIs WebDAV Open Web APIs CMIS-based Web Services CMIS Public Alfresco Cloud Alfresco Sync
For the Next 12 Months• Cloud – Alfresco in the Cloud• Mobile applications, especially Tablets/iPad• Integration with Cloud Platform and Social Ecosystem• Replication and Synchronization• Simple API and Citizen Developer Platform• Cloud-connected Workflow-oriented Content Application
• Forrester found that these organizations benefit from the deployment of Alfresco’s ECM solution in the form of: – Avoided software license fees – IT maintenance cost savings – Use of less expensive developer resources – IT cost avoidance due to use of open source stack – Integration and development efficiencies 3 year risk-adjusted estimate ROI 53% Payback period (months) 10 months after go live Total costs (present value) ($862,022) Total benefits (present value) $1,316,786 Source: Forrester Research, Inc. Net present value $454,764
Alfresco Enterprise 4 is the most user-friendly, cloud-connected, mobile-ready enterprise contentmanagement platform in the world.And it’s ready at alfresco.com/alfresco4