FileNet Corporation, BearingPoint, Inc., Network Appliance Inc., and Sun Microsystems announced they are collaborating on an advanced compliance management capability for their customers on a global basis. Working individually or in combination, the partners intend to collaborate to build and market enterprise compliance management solutions based on FileNet’s enterprise content management technology. The Compliance Alliance combines industry services and products that will enable customers to deploy compliance management solutions to control enterprise content and business processes. Built on FileNet’s P8 architecture, the Compliance Framework brings together specific capabilities that are critical to compliance, including records management, forms management, content management and “point in process” collaboration. www.bearingpoint.com, www.netapp.com, http://sun.com, www.filenet.com
SilkRoad Technology, Inc. announced the availability of Eprise 2004. Eprise 2004 has a number of features built on top of the existing Eprise platform.
Through SilkRoad ReadyEdit, Eprise 2004 allows business users to click into a Web page, edit text, and publish content without ever having to enter into a separate editing window or application. Through SilkRoad NetAnswer, Eprise 2004 provides a complete analytics package for Web sites. Eprise 2004 enables corporations to distribute permissions through recursive role delegation. IT departments can delegate a sub-set of permissions to various business units across the enterprise. Eprise 2004 also includes expanded support for Web Services standards both exposing and consuming remote applications, and includes support for Windows Server 2003, IIS 6.0, Apache 2, and Oracle 9.2. SilkRoad has also expanded its partnership with Verity to include both Verity V5 and the Verity K2 search engine. Finally, Eprise 2004 expands support for Netegrity SiteMinder. SilkRoad Eprise 2004 is currently available. In addition to being offered as behind the firewall enterprise software, Eprise 2004 is also offered as Software As A Service (SAAS). www.SilkRoadtech.com
IXIASOFT and Ingeniux announced a strategic OEM agreement. Under the agreement, Ingeniux will embed TEXTML Server in an enterprise version of the Ingeniux Content Management System (CMS). The combination of Ingeniux and IXIASOFT XML technologies will provide customers with an XML platform for managing the content lifecycle, including web authoring, document authoring, asset management, workflow, publishing, search, and archiving. IXIASOFT’s TEXTML Server is an XML database and search engine designed for software developers who require advanced storing, indexing, and searching capabilities for their applications. Ingeniux CMS provides a complete Web content management and publishing system for developing, managing and deploying Web content throughout the enterprise. Ingeniux CMS empowers non-technical users to contribute to and manage the Web publishing process. Ingeniux CMS with IXIASOFT TEXTML Server will be commercially available this Summer. www.ixiasoft.com, www.ingeniux.com