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Does Alfresco support these features ?

Question asked by kvramalingeswararao on Apr 20, 2011
Latest reply on Apr 20, 2011 by mikeh
1. Content Creation (Acquisition, Aggregation, Authoring)
• Acquisition
  ◦ Native support for filetypes
  ◦ Multiple file transfers (FTP, site import)
  ◦ Migration Tools (from another CMS)
  ◦ Conversion tools (e.g.,Word to XML "chunks")
  ◦ Rights management
  ◦ Workgroup management
  ◦ Facilities management
  ◦ Mandatory metadata tagging (force structure and semantics)
  ◦ RDF ontology support (e.g., Dublin Core)

• Aggregation
  ◦ Incoming syndication feeds
  ◦ Metadata management (read incoming metadata)
  ◦ Integrated Web Services (e.g., currency conversion)
  ◦ UDDI tools

• Authoring (Editing, Templating, Tagging Tools)
  ◦ Content Element Editors (Naive and Power Users)
   ■ WYSIWYG Through-The-Web Editor
   ■ Source Editor
   ■ Structured Fields Editor
   ■ XML Editor
   ■ Spell checker
   ■ Content objects use templates
   ■ Media asset repository (images, sounds, Flash, video, etc.)

  ◦ Template Editor
   ■ WYSIWYG Through-The-Web
   ■ Template Gallery
   ■ XML Editor

  ◦ Tag Editor (semantics and style)
   ■ Drop-down menus of all tags
   ■ Metadata Thesaurus
   ■ Taxonomies/Ontologies online

  ◦ Help online
   ■ Context-sensitive help
   ■ Documentation

2. Content Management Proper (Workflow, Editing, Approvals, Staging, Repository, etc.)
• Workflow
  ◦ Access Permission Levels (Privilege granularity)
   ■ Number of levels
   ■ Per User, Per Folder, Per Role, Per file, Per Content Element
   ■ Flexible assignments to workflow
   ■ Creator automatic owner of content
   ■ User subscription to workflow
   ■ LDAP Support

  ◦ Check In/Check Out
   ■ Open page on web (Edit this page)
   ■ Automatic file lock on open
   ■ Conflict Resolution (who has it?)
   ■ Instant Messaging (email, phones)
   ■ Merge Tools, Diff Tools

  ◦ View/Download
   ■ Download as PDF

  ◦ Workflow Messaging
   ■ Email notifications (links to work)
   ■ Status (stage in workflow)
   ■ Comments at each stage
   ■ Audit trail (workflow log)
 
  ◦ Arbitrary Roles (Writers, Editors, Graphic Artists, Rights Managers, Publishers, etc.)

• Versioning
  ◦ Scheduling, Expiration
  ◦ All elements, templates date/time stamped
  ◦ Archive with rollback (per file or site?)

• Personalization
  ◦ Identity Management
  ◦ Relationship Management (History)
  ◦ Actions tracking
  ◦ Session/Click/Behavior analysis

• Localization
  ◦ Multilingual server
   ■ Respond to browser language requests
   ■ Gist translation option
 
  ◦ Workflow
   ■ Automatic notifications
   ■ Quality checkers

  ◦ UI multilingual

• Reporting
  ◦ Chrono workflow and by worker
  ◦ WebTrends-style for whole site
  ◦ Specific monitors
  ◦ Performance (page delivery times)

• Storage
  ◦ Format (text, HTML, XML)
  ◦ Database only
  ◦ Files
  ◦ Files and database

• Backup
  ◦ Onsite and offsite
  ◦ Files and database
  ◦ To nonvolatile media
  ◦ Disaster recovery plan

• Security
  ◦ Firewall rules
  ◦ Encrypted sessions

• Staging Server for QA
  ◦ Testing methodology
  ◦ Replicates publishing environment

3. Content Delivery (Live Server, Publishing, Syndication)

• Publishing (Delivery)
  ◦ Separate Delivery from Creation/Staging/Testing
   ■ Use different server platform?
   ■ Replication
   ■ Synchronization of mirror sites

  ◦ Multi-channel Publishing to different clients
   ■ PDAs
   ■ Cell phones
   ■ Handicap accessibility

• Syndication
  ◦ RDF and RSS Syndicated News Feeds
  ◦ Web services
4. Lifecycle enhancements (Apply to all three stages above)

• Security
  ◦ Audit Trails
  ◦ Users
  ◦ System
  ◦ Network

• Business Rules
  ◦ Records Policy
  ◦ Privacy Policy

• Integration
  ◦ Single Source Of Truth (Single Sign On, Single Authentication)
  ◦ Enterprise portal
  ◦ Legacy database reuse
  ◦ Data warehousing

• Metadata management
  ◦ Digital rights management
  ◦ Business process management

• Associations
  ◦ Hierarchy, taxonomy
  ◦ Index
  ◦ Cross reference

• Analysis
  ◦ Analytic tools
  ◦ Pattern recognition

• Search and Locate

Pls let me know whether alfresco support these features

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