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Top Answer: Using M-Files means anybody on the executive team to go in and immediately look at a dashboard and know the status of a contract.
Top Answer: They have an Optical Character Scanning module but we didn't buy it because it's ridiculously expensive.
Top Answer: The integration with other products needs to be improved. Our biggest problem is that it is very difficult to set up for API so that we can authenticate into it and pull data out. We want to be able… more »
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Overview

Founded in 2005, Alfresco is a leading enterprise content management and document management platform. Alfresco allows users to easily access, manage, share, and retain content in the same way that they work i.e. in the cloud, on mobile devices, at physical locations, or even through a combination of all of these.

Alfresco is based on open technology, making integration of the platform into the enterprise cost-effective, transparent and secure.

These are the core benefits of using Alfresco:

  • Content control
  • Collaboration across your company
  • Easy information sharing
  • Business process automation
  • Empowerment of IT and business users
  • Compliance throughout the lifecycle of the content

M-Files provides a next generation intelligent information management platform that improves business performance by helping people find and use information more effectively. Unlike traditional enterprise content management (ECM) systems or content services platforms, M-Files unifies systems, data and content across the organization without disturbing existing systems and processes or requiring data migration. M-Files breaks down silos by delivering an in-context experience for accessing and leveraging information that resides in any system and repository, including network folders, SharePoint, file sharing services, ECM systems, CRM, ERP and other business systems and repositories. Thousands of organizations in over 100 countries use M-Files for managing their business information and processes, including NBC Universal, Rovio and SAS.

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Over 1,300 companies from 180 different countries. Including EuroStar, Saks Fifth Avenue, NASA Langley Research Center, and KLM.
Comcast, Rovio, OMV, Sagem, UNEP, Elekta, Caverion, SAS, HCP, Yokohama
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company30%
Comms Service Provider24%
Government8%
Insurance Company5%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company34%
Comms Service Provider20%
Construction Company7%
Government5%
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Small Business79%
Midsize Enterprise7%
Large Enterprise14%
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Alfresco is ranked 10th in Enterprise Content Management while M-Files is ranked 7th in Enterprise Content Management with 1 review. Alfresco is rated 0.0, while M-Files is rated 8.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of M-Files writes "Good workflows, and it is easy to use with a dashboard that improves contract visibility". Alfresco is most compared with SharePoint, OpenText Content Suite Platform, Nuxeo, OpenText Documentum and IBM ECM, whereas M-Files is most compared with SharePoint, OpenText Content Suite Platform, OpenText Documentum, Microsoft OneDrive and Box.

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