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Video: The New Document with Lisa Welchman, Joe Kepley, Nick Saber and eZ Systems

Jade Carter

By Jade Carter

March 26, 2014

The March episode is on the books and what a busy show it was.

Here is a summary of all of the news items in case you missed a piece and would like to learn more. There were quite a few very interesting stories.

CMS-Connected with Lisa Welchman

The Headlines

OpenText Brings Governance to Sharepoint & SAP

On March 4th, Ron Miller from FierceContentManagement reported on one of the more bizarre product announcements in some time, three giants of enterprise software – OpenText, SharePoint and SAP have come together around governance, content management and an ERP solution. Read the full story here

Elastic Path Teams With Adobe

Elastic Path Software, a digital commerce company, recently announced that it has signed an agreement with Adobe that will see the two companies collaborate closely on several key areas, including ecommerce platform technology, seamless product integration, sales initiatives, and marketing activities. Read the full story here

Pitney Bowes & Big Data?

On March 12th, Virginia Backaitis wrote an interesting article on CMSWire called; Who Knew? Pitney Bowes Sells Big Data Products. In this article she states matter of factly; "If you’re like me, when you hear the name Pitney Bowes you think “postage meter,” not software. But perceptions are deceiving. Earlier this month Pitney Bowes announced that it has added advanced big data management capabilities to its Spectrum Technology platform." Read the full story here

The 25th Anniversary of the Internet with Lisa Welchman

It has been 25-year since the World Wide Web began and many organizations have been supporting a digital presence for more than 2-decades. What’s changed for digital workers during that time and what still needs to change in the future?

Why not just watch this wonderful conversation in full. (scroll the page to the segments)

The Main Topic

Video the New Document; a conversation with Nick Saber

Nick Saber 

With organizations migrating to rich media by the droves; embracing digital media and omni-channel communication has broadened the need for intelligent media management. Popular use cases are demonstrating that video content management is front and center for many enterprise CMS solutions. So, just how are they managing video content?

View the complete segment with Nick Saber here. (scroll the page to the segments)

In the Spotlight with eZ Platform CMS from eZ Systems Introduced by Joe Kepley

Joe Kepley Blend Interactive eZ Systems 

In the Spotlight featured the eZ Systems CMS solution, eZ Publish. eZ Systems has been providing Web Content Management Solutions since 1999. With a global presence in Europe, Asia and the US, their platform drives more than 250,000 sites in over 170 countries. The eZ Publish Platform is currently on version 5.2 and was introduced to us by Joe Kepley from Blend Interactive who joined us in studio to share is fluid knowledge of this cutting edge platform.

View the complete spotlight feature with Joe Kepley here. (scroll the page to the segments)

Rapid Fire with Scott Liewehr

In this classic segment we put up a 60-second timer and let Scott go through the upcoming industry events, mergers and acquisitions, controversial blog posts and Twitter feuds.

March's show introduced these stories for Scott to share his feedback on: (healine's link to source articles)

  • Thumbs Down on Brands - Why do a large percentage of Facebook users ignore posts from brands?
  • HANA In the Cloud - HANA, SAP’s real time data platform will now be available on the cloud.
  • Blindness & Insight - Tim Walters from DCG released an interesting paper on; Blindness and Insight: Ignore the CEM Imperative At Your Peril.
  • Sitecore Gets Mobile - Sitecore announced its first mobile apps last week at South by Southwest in Austin, Texas.
  • SharePoint Shakeup - Compliance and video updates unveiled at the SharePoint Conference in Las Vegas, could unnerve some of the partners on which Microsoft relies.
  • Jive Buyout Talk - Shares of Jive Software jumped during the past week on renewed reports that the social business provider is seeking a buyer.

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Jade Carter

Jade Carter

Jade is a content writer for CMS-Connected, facilitating the needs of the company blog. Bringing 10 years of Search and Digital Marketing to the table, he strives to build informative, relevant and fun editorial posts for the blog feed. Jade is an ultra distance (26.2 miles+) trail runner and lives to run trails in and around his home town of Victoria, BC.

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