Who killed CMIS?

CMIS came along aiming to standardize interoperability around content. I have never been a fan and always found CMIS cumbersome to work with – avoided it when I was given the choice. JavaScript folks did not care about it and the JSON bindings introduced at v1.1 didn’t change that. Meanwhile, it seems CMIS died silently.
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Angular is the new ECM UI Hype

Love it or hate it, but Angular is winning the Enterprise by storm. AngularBeans came first, now ECM vendors are also betting on it. … Lies mehr

Alfresco Share needs Love: Let’s save it!

Alfresco Share is an extensible, battle-tested collaboration application(!) which covers a lot of functionality. It is surely not the most awesome dev experience, but minor customizations can usually be implemented easily, more complicated ones are possible. Unfortunately, Alfresco Share is in trouble. … Lies mehr

Alfresco Web Presentation Tier: Developers Menu

Working with the Alfresco presentation tier can be overwhelming. There is a lot on the table to choose from and more options are popping up frequently these days. But which path do you take? What are the pros and cons? This post summarizes my 2c on choice in web based technologies targeting Alfresco. … Lies mehr

Alfresco REST API Explorer: Great, but wait!

Up until now, I use Alfresco out of the box Webscripts based „tooling“ for REST service exploration. It feels a bit outdated and cumbersome – especially after playing with Nuxeo API playground last year – which made me jealous. A few days ago, Alfresco announced that its new REST API Explorer product is live. This post is about my impression of the tool after giving it a spin. … Lies mehr