Highlights include faceted browsing, enhanced bi-directional integration
with SAP® solutions, FAST Search support and better user experience
WATERLOO, ON, June 26, 2012 /CNW/ - OpenText™ (NASDAQ: OTEX, TSX: OTC)
today announced the availability of OpenText Application Governance and Archiving (AGA) for Microsoft®
SharePoint® 10.5, which provides SharePoint users with one of the most advanced,
integrated, complete content lifecycle solutions for managing
SharePoint sites and mission critical business information across an
Broadly viewed as the industry's leading information governance solution
for SharePoint, OpenText AGA 10.5 offers businesses powerful new
Simplified navigation of large content volumes - Faceted browsing lets users leverage metadata to navigate through vast
volumes of content more efficiently so they can easily access
information in OpenText Content Server through SharePoint. Container
specific views also allow users to view context-relevant metadata.
Enhanced Archiving and Compliance - Customers can take advantage of significant refinements in OpenText's
ability to archive SharePoint content, whether it be long-term
archiving of SharePoint lists or support for more complex data types.
This improves the overall flexibility, performance and manageability of
access to specified content.
Stronger Integration with OpenText xECM for SAP Solutions - Enhanced support for OpenText Extended ECM for SAP® solutions brings
the bi-directional access of content to users of SharePoint and SAP
software. End users can now leverage work done in SAP workspaces
through SharePoint, or extend access to content and projects created in
SharePoint through an SAP workspace.
Support for Microsoft FAST Search for SharePoint - Users can now search and index Content Server content quickly and
easily using Microsoft's FAST Search technology whether it is full text
or document metadata.
"OpenText has once again raised the bar by offering the most advanced
and complete solution for SharePoint integration for enterprise
information governance," stated Lubor Ptacek, Vice President, Strategic
Marketing and General Manager, Microsoft Solutions at OpenText. "By
integrating with SAP solutions and providing our customers with the
ability to search and navigate through vast volumes of data, we are
taking yet another step in our strategy towards helping customers get
more value out of their information and their SharePoint deployments."
Organizations in all industries and vertical markets depend on Microsoft
SharePoint for its ability to connect people and the content they need
to succeed through a simple, easy-to-use interface. OpenText AGA 10.5
helps organizations to drive SharePoint adoption while managing the
growth of SharePoint sites to ensure that broader compliance and
archiving policies are met, provide open access to all enterprise
content, and reduce ongoing administration and storage costs. By
providing access to content from all enterprise sources directly from
within SharePoint in the context of business applications and
processes, it also helps to improve user productivity. This ultimately
increases the value of content by giving organizations a comprehensive,
well-managed, and long-term approach to preservation of corporate
memory and sound information governance.
OpenText is a global leader in developing enterprise-class content and
process solutions for the Microsoft SharePoint ecosystem, offering
solutions that span archival, governance, document capture, faxing,
records management, business process management, case management, and
more. Together with Microsoft, OpenText helps enterprise customers
improve security, boost innovation and gain a competitive advantage
while reducing costs through new efficiencies. A Microsoft Gold
Certified partner, OpenText has won numerous Microsoft partner awards,
including 2011 ISV Partner of the Year. To learn more about OpenText
solutions for Microsoft SharePoint go to www.bettertogethercentral.com.
OpenText Application Governance and Archiving for Microsoft SharePoint
10.5 is available immediately through OpenText and its global partners.
For further information, please visit: http://bit.ly/LQExTn
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OpenText, a global ECM leader, helps organizations manage and gain the
true value of their business content. OpenText brings two decades of
expertise supporting 100 million users in 114 countries. Working with
our customers and partners, we bring together leading Content Experts™
to help organizations capture and preserve corporate memory, increase
brand equity, automate processes, mitigate risk, manage compliance and
improve competitiveness. For more information, visit www.opentext.com
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forward-looking statements or information under applicable securities
laws. These statements are based on OpenText's current expectations,
estimates, forecasts and projections about the operating environment,
economies and markets in which the company operates. These statements
are subject to important assumptions, risks and uncertainties that are
difficult to predict, and the actual outcome may be materially
different. OpenText's assumptions, although considered reasonable by
the company at the date of this press release, may prove to be
inaccurate and consequently its actual results could differ materially
from the expectations set out herein. For additional information with
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APPLICATION GOVERNANCE & ARCHIVING are trademarks or registered
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