Kodak and Alfresco have announced a global strategic alliance
to provide customers with superior levels of content and
document management services. Customers will benefit from
Kodak's ability to rapidly develop and integrate solutions
such as online government records access in a fraction of the
time that was previously required.
"This is the beginning of a strategic relationship that will
differentiate both Kodak and Alfresco in the marketplace,"
said Roberto Colangelo, Kodak's General Manager for Worldwide
Services. "By combining Alfresco's industry leading
enterprise content management systems with our own technology
and capabilities, we will address the growing need for
complex content and document solutions, serving customers in
ways they never thought possible. We expect to have an
immediate and long-lasting impact in the markets we serve."
Kodak has delivered high-value managed services and solutions
to large enterprises and governments around the world for
many years. Much of this work is focused primarily on
providing better usability and accessibility to data through
scanning, storing and retrieving critical documents and
information. Kodak helps governments capture and share
hundreds of millions of documents. Together, Kodak and
Alfresco will provide a more robust set of services and
solutions than previously offered.
"Kodak is aggressively moving beyond scanning to participate
in more sophisticated content and document management
services," said Colangelo. "For example, we're creating
modern databases and repositories so citizens can access
information such as land records online quickly and
efficiently. This is just one of the many ways Kodak is
helping government entities provide higher levels of citizen
With Alfresco, Kodak will be able to continue delivering
these types of services, only in faster, more collaborative
"The combination of Kodak's brand paired with our trusted
platform makes this an extremely valuable alliance for us,"
said John Powell, CEO, Alfresco. "We are very excited to
partner with Kodak to extend our services and software
offerings on a global scale. We look forward to future
collaboration in the cloud, mobile and on-premise all working
seamlessly together to meet Kodak's growing content
About AlfrescoAlfresco is how great businesses share,
organize and protect their content. Nearly 7 million people
in over 180 countries use Alfresco Enterprise, Cloud, Mobile
and Community to manage over 3 billion files worldwide.
Whether on the go or in the office, Alfresco empowers
today's teams to do great work.
Founded in 2005, Alfresco is headquartered in London
with US headquarters in Atlanta.
About Kodak As the world's foremost imaging innovator,
Kodak helps consumers, businesses, and creative professionals
unleash the power of images, information, and printing to
enrich their lives.
Kodak enables customers to capture and use valuable
information from electronic and paper documents. Kodak's
document imaging solutions include award-winning scanners and
capture software, an expanding range of professional services
and industry-leading service and support. From small offices
to global operations, Kodak has the right solution to feed
your business the information it needs.