Software provides open source ECM platform.

Press Release Summary:

Designed to build large-scale ECM applications, Nuxeo Enterprise Platform v5.2 enables users to annotate documents, text, and images, and provides reinforced client integration with implementation of MS Sharepoint protocols. Content is stored in human readable data model, allowing integration at SQL level for tools such as Business Intelligence or ETL. Included document management application is compliant with interoperability standards and integrates within existing information systems.

Original Press Release:

Nuxeo Announces the Availability of Nuxeo EP 5.2, the New Release of Its Open Source ECM Platform

BOSTON, March 24 /-- After 18 months of open and intensive R&D efforts, Nuxeo presents a major version of its ECM open source platform: Nuxeo Enterprise Platform (EP) 5.2.

Nuxeo EP is the platform designed to build large ECM applications. Nuxeo DM (Document Management) is the powerful document management application that is included within the platform.

"This is a major release for our platform which reinforces the technological innovation of Nuxeo EP as well as responding to our users' needs and expectations -- reinforced collaboration, with numerous new and enriched functionalities, the ability to annotate documents, text as well as images, reinforced client integration with the implementation of MS Sharepoint protocols, document creation by simple e-mail sending etc. Nuxeo EP 5.2 gives developers and users an ideal solution to create large-scale document applications which can make the difference to their organization's competitiveness," comments Eric Barroca, Nuxeo's CEO.

Nuxeo Enterprise Platform (EP) 5.2

There are over 30 new features in this release, both for the development and functional sides. Here are some of the most spectacular:

-- Content annotations: in-browser HTML-based content annotation system for pictures and office files. Plus it leverages the W3C Annotea draft.

-- MS WSS: implement file-related services so that Nuxeo is seen as a Sharepoint server from MS Explorer and MS Office.

-- WebWorkspace: publish a workspace on the Web to create a "mini-site" from it. It allows to nicely expose a workspace to the web (including wikis and blogs). It opens a way for creating dynamic and easy-to-set-up collaboration websites.

-- Visible Content Store: native and natural SQL-based storage engine for the repository. Content is stored in a "human readable" data model in the database, allowing nice integration as the SQL level for tools like Business Intelligence (for reporting on content) or ETL.

Key features of Nuxeo DM

-- Management of Access rights

-- Collaboration

-- Document annotation

-- Versioning management

-- Classification of desktop items

-- Metadata management

-- Indexing and storage of external files

-- Document classification

-- Workflow

-- Notifications

-- Multidimensional classification system

-- Archiving

Nuxeo DM is an open application, compliant with interoperability standards and designed to integrate seamlessly within existing information systems.

Nuxeo EP 5.2 can be downloaded from

About Nuxeo (

Nuxeo is a software vendor dedicated to developing and supporting the Nuxeo Galaxy suite, enterprise content management software based on Java EE 5 technologies and the vision of an "ERP for documents." The company develops and implements its software according to the open source model, with zero-cost licenses and a subscription model based on the number of deployments and not on the number of users. Active in this market since 2000, Nuxeo has provided complete ECM solutions for many large companies, making it a pioneer of the Open Source in the field of ECM. Nuxeo is headquartered in Paris and has operations in the USA. Nuxeo works in collaboration with a network of integration partners such as Atos Origin, Business & Decision, Capgemini, Eurocis, LogicaCMG/Unilog and many others, providing users with a broad range of professional services including support, consultancy, development, training and certification.

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