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chaitanya krishna

Joined: Dec 27, 2004
Posts: 16
pls tell what is Documentum & the purpose of it, where it is used...

Paul Sturrock

Joined: Apr 14, 2004
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Documentum is a content management system. Content management is a huge (and difficult to implement) topic. And Documentum itself is quite a big application to get to grips with.

An interesting point to note, if you are straying into the area of CM, the vast majority of CM solutions are bespoke.

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William Brogden
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There is at least one open source CM - here on SourceForge.
I agree. Here's the link:
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