Printer Friendly

Gilbane Group Launches Content Technology CTO Blog; Analyst Firm Hosts Chief Technology Officer Blog for Content Management and Information Technology Community.

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- The Gilbane Group today announced they have launched a blog for Chief Technology Officers (CTOs) who are involved in enterprise content applications, whether vendor, integrator, or enterprise implementer. The content technology CTO Blog is hosted by the Gilbane Group as a service to the content and information technology community. The purpose of the blog is to facilitate ongoing discussion and debate on technologies, approaches and architectures relevant to enterprise content applications.

CTOs have a wealth of critical information about technologies that is not always accessible to enterprise customers. CTOs also have demanding jobs, and have limited time available to meet with each other with customers, or with other industry influencers. This blog is intended to encourage communication both between vendor CTOs and between enterprise customer CTOs and vendor CTOs. All CTOs are invited to participate. To learn how send an email to ctoblog@gilbane.com.

"Long gone are the days when analyst firms, marketing departments and VARs had a lock on product technology information channels. But it is still a challenge for many companies to find the in-depth technical expertise they need for strategic IT decisions." said Frank Gilbane, CEO, Gilbane Group. "Our mission has always been to facilitate dialogue about information technologies between technologists, implementers, customers, investors, analysts and consultants. The CTO blog is a great addition to our open information community approach and complements our conferences, analyst blog, website, and other activities."

Two CTO Blog charter authors have already contributed posts during the pre-launch testing. John Newton, a Documentum founder and now founder and CTO of Alfresco, provides a provocative take on "content management 2.0". Vern Imrich, CTO of Percussion Software, shares insights into the apparent contradiction of content management technology moving up and down the technology infrastructure stack at the same time. See http://gilbane.com/ctoblog/ to see the full posts, a list of topic areas, to comment, or learn more.

Additional charter authors of the Content Technology CTO Blog include:

--Bill Cava, Ektron

--James Gonthier, Refresh

--Jason Hunter, Mark Logic

--Vern Imrich, Percussion

--John Newton, Alfresco

--Bjorn Olstad, FAST

--Eric Severson, Flatirons Solutions

--Carl Sutter, CrownPeak

Vern Imrich, CTO of Percussion Software, said, "This is an ideal time for the Gilbane Group to launch their Content Technology CTO Blog. The content management market is maturing in a variety of different directions, and organizations are looking closely at how they can apply content management to everything from basic storage and retrieval to new content-driven applications used to produce measurable line-of-business returns. Giving CTOs a place to comment on the issues surrounding this dynamic market will provide significant value. I'm happy to participate and eager to hear what my peers have to say."

To learn more about the Content Technology CTO Blog see the FAQs, or visit the blog at http://gilbane.com/ctoblog/

About Gilbane Group Inc.

The Gilbane Report serves the content technology community with publications, conferences and consulting services. The Gilbane Report also administers the Content Technology Works program disseminating best practices with partners Software AG (TECdax:SOW), Sun Microsystems (NASDAQ:SUNW), Artesia Digital Media, a Division of Open Text, Astoria Software, ClearStory Systems (OTCBB:INSS), Context Media (Oracle, NASDAQ: ORCL), Convera (NASDAQ:CNVR), IBM (NYSE:IBM), Idiom, Mark Logic, omtool (NASDAQ:OMTL), Open Text Corporation (NASDAQ:OTEX), SDL International (London Stock Exchange:SDL), Vasont Systems, Vignette (NASDAQ:VGN), and WebSideStory (NASDAQ:WSSI). http://gilbane.com
COPYRIGHT 2006 Business Wire
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2006, Gale Group. All rights reserved. Gale Group is a Thomson Corporation Company.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:Business Wire
Date:Sep 19, 2006
Words:565
Previous Article:Music Phones Go On Tour; JBL On Tour(TM) Mobile portable sound system provides high-quality sound for digital music phones and mobile devices.
Next Article:Derma Sciences Receives FDA Approval for Its Next-Generation Antimicrobial Silver Alginate Wound Dressing.
Topics:


Related Articles
Intelliseek adds Blog analytics to its BrandPulse Internet solution.
Do you blog? More and more lawyers do, with only a modicum of Internet know-how and plenty of opinions to share. Today's Web technology means working...
Welcome to the blogosphere: get the skinny on Web logs from an association's perspective.
Would you, could you, should you blog? Flexible, low-cost Web logs are a formidable business tool.
Blogs: the new information revolution? RIM professionals have an opportunity to provide leadership and guidance in the development of policies to...
Entering the blogosphere: agents and actuaries are writing insurance's first blogs.
Blogs and CRM: managing the new ways to speak to donors.
Boundless blogs.

Terms of use | Copyright © 2017 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters