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10 reasons why we believe in the Documentum product family

Written by Marco van Schaijk in Enterprise Content on 27/11/17


Ever since OpenText announced that it was buying Dell EMC’s Enterprise Content Division (ECD), much has been speculated about the future of Documentum and associated products such as Captiva, InfoArchive and LEAP. The acquisition not only placed long-term competitors’ Documentum and OpenText ECM side-by-side as a single solution, but it also reinforced that the product family will hit most companies’ shortlists when reevaluating their enterprise content strategy. 

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DevOps and why it should matter when selecting your technology partner

Written by Dennis Van Aelst in Enterprise Content on 13/11/17


You might have heard the term DevOps and wondered if it is a new process, a new technology, a job title or something entirely different. Or maybe you’re more tech-savvy and automatically thought about continuous delivery, agile and infrastructure as code. But it is much more than that.

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Documentum problems and how to fix them: #2 – Using diacritic characters in search

Written by Willem Lavrijssen in Enterprise Content on 30/10/17


In the second post of the series “Documentum problems and how to fix them”, where we describe problems our team has encountered when implementing Documentum for customers and share how to fix them, we’ll look at using diacritic characters in case insensitive xCP searches and Postgres.

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Documentum problems and how to fix them: #1 - Character encoding

Written by Willem Lavrijssen in Enterprise Content on 12/10/17


Documentum has a very broad spectrum of enterprise document management features and solutions ranging from scanning software, over document management and business process management, to document generation. It goes without saying that, even after 15 years of working as a Documentum consultant, sometimes you still find things that were never an issue before.

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Enterprise World 2017: 3 top takeaways

Written by Jean-Bernard Saxel in Enterprise Content on 31/07/17


This year, together with colleagues and clients, I had the opportunity to attend OpenText Enterprise World 2017, the annual gathering of the OpenText community held in Toronto. This was a special moment for OpenText and expectations were high regarding the future strategy and positioning of their newly merged portfolio following the acquisition of Dell-EMC Enterprise Content Division in late January.

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Seven reasons why you should attend the OpenText Innovation Tour in Eindhoven

Written by Bart Willems in Enterprise Content on 24/03/17


On 30 March, the first combined OpenText and Documentum conference in Benelux will take place in Eindhoven, the hometown of AMPLEXOR in the Netherlands.

Since EMC’s Momentum Europe conference in Barcelona last November, this is the first conference during which OpenText will detail its plans for the integration of the Documentum product family with its portfolio.

Approximately 600 people are expected to attend the event, and with such a variety of interesting sessions to choose from, it seems there’s no good reason to miss it. Below are our top seven reasons why you should attend.

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Momentum Returns to Europe: Exciting Updates and Key Takeways

Written by Jan De Greef in Enterprise Content on 05/12/16


Finally, after a long 3 year hiatus, the Momentum conference returned to Europe from October 31 till November 3 2016. Momentum has always been a great opportunity to catch up on all the news that DellEMC ECD (Enterprise Content Division) has to share. But honestly, this year, with DellEMC selling ECD to OpenText, we feared it would be a sad farewell event. However, it turned out to be quite the opposite. Momentum revealed an ECD full of energy and a bold vision on the future of content management.

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Continuous delivery with OpenText Captiva document capture software

Written by Dennis Van Aelst in Enterprise Content on 17/10/16


Setting up a continuous delivery environment can be a daunting task, especially when working with third party software. In this blog post, Dennis Van Aelst and Stef Kusters provide some insight in using EMC Captiva in a continuous delivery environment.

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3 Reasons You Can’t Miss This Year’s Momentum Europe

Written by Chris McLaughlin in Enterprise Content on 04/10/16


It seems hard to believe, but October 31 is just a little more than a month away. Our team is busy putting the finishing touches on Momentum Europe and we are preparing to welcome both business and IT decision-makers from across a number of different industries and from around the globe, including Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and beyond.

After a four-year hiatus, we’re #BeyondExcited to bring you all the activities you’ve come to expect, as well as some exciting new opportunities for you to engage with other customers, partners and the ECD team, and to get “hands on” with our technology.

With so many interesting events and sessions to choose from, it seems there’s no good reason to miss this event. However, in case you need some additional motivation, I thought I’d share my top three reasons why, wherever you may live, you’ve got to attend this year’s Momentum Europe:

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Modernize, automate, transform: looking forward to EMC World 2016

Written by Tim Vernaillen in Enterprise Content on 29/04/16


EMC World is just around the corner. Every year EMC invites technology, IT leadership and code and modern ops players to its annual technology forum to help them modernize, automate and transform.

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