Category Archives: Alfresco Community

Five new features in Alfresco 5.0 in about five minutes

Hopefully you saw that Alfresco 5.0.a Community Edition was released last week. Kevin Roast did a nice write-up on a few of the new features. I created a screencast based on his write-up. It is embedded below or use this … Continue reading

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I’m leaving Alfresco, remaining part of the community

After much contemplation about what’s best for the Alfresco community, the company, and my own happiness, I’ve decided to leave the company. My last day as Chief Community Officer will be Friday, June 6. With all of the changes the … Continue reading

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Nominate an Alfresco community star

Every year I select a handful of “community stars”. These are people who have gone above-and-beyond during the previous year in the Alfresco community. Community stars get a free conference pass to Alfresco Summit and bragging rights for the coming … Continue reading

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Alfresco freenode IRC chat room transcripts now logged, searchable

I told you about the #alfresco chatroom on IRC a couple of years ago when Richard Esplin and I took it over and started promoting its use. Since then it has grown tremendously with somewhere between 30 and 40 people … Continue reading

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Alfresco Tech Talk Live Re-Cap: Content hashes, cloud dashlets, & MongoDB

If you didn’t catch Alfresco Tech Talk Live today you missed one heck of a session. We had a motley crew of panelists showing off their creations from November’s Alfresco Summit Hack-a-Thon. Here’s the recording: Three of the hack-a-thon teams … Continue reading

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Notes from last week’s office hours

UPDATE: Corrected the Alfresco Summit dates which have changed since this was posted In case you missed last week’s live Alfresco office hours, here is the re-play: And here are my notes from the session… Follow-up items from last office … Continue reading

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My takeaways from the Alfresco Summit keynotes

This year we tried something new at Alfresco Summit. Rather than have all of our keynotes delivered by Alfrescans we invited some external speakers to both Barcelona and Boston. Day 1: Big ideas, big opportunities–Doug Dennerline, Jimmy Wales, Andrew McAfee, … Continue reading

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Alfresco Community Edition 4.2.e Now Available

The Alfresco engineering team has just released Alfresco Community Edition 4.2.e (Download, Release Notes). This is the final Community Edition release in the 4.2 line before 4.2 Enterprise is released. This Community Edition release is mainly fixes for bugs found … Continue reading

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Reminder: Sign Up for Alfresco Summit Hack-a-Thon

Don’t forget, folks. If you are planning on arriving in time for Day 0 of Alfresco Summit in either Barcelona (Nov 4) or Boston (Nov 12) so that you can participate in the hack-a-thon, you need to let us know … Continue reading

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Notes from Alfresco Office Hours

Today we had another Live Alfresco Office Hours session on Google Hangouts on Air. If you missed it, here is the recording. Below that I’ve got rough notes on what was discussed. What’s new in Alfresco 4.2.d Community Edition New … Continue reading

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