Discover the full scope and power of Alfresco 4 with Packt's new book and eBook

August 2013 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Alfresco 4 Enterprise Content Management Implementation a practical guide to effectively using standard practices with Alfresco’s Document Management and various third-party integrations, to make the best decisions for business needs.

Alfresco is a free/libre enterprise content management system for Microsoft Windows and Unix-like operating systems. Alfresco includes a content repository, an out-of-the-box web portal framework for managing and using standard portal content, a CIFS interface that provides file system compatibility on Microsoft Windows and Unix-like operating systems, and a web content management system capable of virtualizing webapps and static sites via Apache Tomcat, Lucene indexing, and Activiti workflow. The Alfresco system is developed using Java technology.

Alfresco 4 Enterprise Content Management Implementation is a comprehensive guide to implementing enterprise content management for users' business needs with Alfresco 4. Packed with clear, simple instructions and real-world examples, this book covers enhanced document management, integration with standard productivity tools, and various integration options with proven external applications.

The book covers the following essential topics:

Chapter 1: Introduction to Alfresco

Chapter 2: Installing Alfresco

Chapter 3: Getting Started with Alfresco

Chapter 4: Implementing Membership and Security

Chapter 5: Implementing Document Management

Chapter 6: Implementing Business Rules

Chapter 7: Extending Alfresco Content Model

Chapter 8: Implementing Workflow

Chapter 9: Integrating External Applications with Alfresco

Chapter 10: Alfresco Administration Operations Using Alfresco Share

Chapter 11: Customizing the User Interface

Chapter 12: Search in Alfresco

Chapter 13: Implementing Imaging and Forms Processing

Chapter 14: Administering and Maintaining the System

Alfresco 4 Enterprise Content Management Implementation distils the hands-on approach of a training course into a concise, practical book. Though this book is not a developer's guide, it's full of examples that will help developers to extend Alfresco functionality and to integrate Alfresco with external systems. Readers will learn how to install, administer, and manage an application. Workflow models and business rules are also covered in detail, as well as integration with various third party tools such as MS Office, Mobile Application, Outlook, Liferay, Ephesoft, and Kofax. Readers will discover how to create their own custom workflow using Activiti BPMN 2.0 Process Designer and also maintain and administrate the entire application.

This book is designed for experienced users, business owners, or system administrators who want to install and use Alfresco in their teams or businesses. Since Alfresco is free, several teams can install and experiment with its ECM features without any upfront cost, often without management approval. To learn more about the book, visit the Packt bookpage.


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For more information, please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/alfresco-4-enterprise-content-management-implementation/book

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