"Gaining a competitive advantage has emerged as a significant reason for adopting an OSS solution, suggesting that users are beginning to look at OSS differently – they can customise the code to make it unique to their company, they have created a competitive advantage." From the Feb. 9, 2011 article about recent Gartner findings. http://www.channelweb.co.uk/crn-uk/news/2025134/gartner-half-firms-sourc...
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We customize open source applications to client needs, integrate them into their systems and network environment, and offer knowledge transfer to encourage self sufficiency as desired, and flexible support options.
We take from the open source community and we give back to the open source community.
June 15, 2012
The latest release of Enkive is mentioned in CBS Detroit:
This is the fifth release of Enkive is less than two years, during which the company has seen the number of downloads rise to around 10,000.
"We are committed to continuous innovations with Enkive and welcome open source developers to join the project," said Elizabeth Ziph, Enkive managing partner.
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January 13, 2012
The Linux Box and Enkive are highlighted in this article from Law Technology News:
Linux Box, in Ann Arbor, Mich., focused last year on its archiving application, called Enkive, which was built atop the popular Alfresco content management system. But that didn't scale well and was not easy to install, CEO Elizabeth Ziph explained. A new version of Enkive, due in February, instead runs on the MongoDB database and Indri search engine, which together run faster and are simpler to administer than the previous approach, she said.
Crain's Detroit Business: Open-source software offers savings, flexibility -- but don't forget the support
May 27, 2011
Linux Box CEO, Elizabeth Ziph, was mentioned in this Crain's Detroit Business story:
When it comes to office technology, some second-stage companies may spend more than necessary -- and limit their capabilities at the same time.
Though popular programs such as Microsoft's Windows and Office products or QuickBooks' small-business accounting software keep many businesses humming, open-source software products can perform similar functions and are often available as free Web downloads.
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February 8, 2011
Enkive is mentioned first in this article from Rose India:
In this section we will see the features open source email archiving software available these for achieving the emails in the enterprise environment. You can choose the best open source email archiving software as per your business requirement. We have given the list of available open source email archiving software.
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Data Storage Connection: Linux Box Goes Live With Its Innovative Email Archiving, Retrieval And Reporting Software System
December 1, 2010
From Data Storage Connection:
Enkive Community Edition (Enkive CE) is an innovative and comprehensive open source solution. It helps organizations of all sizes address the problem of e-mail retention for business intelligence and legal and regulatory compliance. Enkive empowers organizations to easily store email while retaining control over their email system, IT infrastructure, information and processes.
December 1, 2010
Last April, open source vendor Linux Box announced that it would be releasing a number of new editions of its email archiving software. Recently, it launched the community edition — which is currently free to download — with the release of enterprise and cloud expected in the first half of next year.
November 17, 2010 --
Carolyn Dawson at TMCnet writes:
Specializing in open source technology and the Linux platform, The Linux Box Corporation unveiled a community edition of its first commercial software product, Enkive Community Edition (Enkive CE), which is an advanced business e-mail archiving, retrieval and reporting system. As an innovative and comprehensive open source solution, Enkive Community Edition addresses the challenges posed by e-mail retention required for organization’s business intelligence, as well as checks compliance with legal and regulatory.
November 15, 2010 --
From Dr. Dobb's Journal:
The Linux Box Corporation's first commercial software product, an advanced email archiving, retrieval, and reporting system, has gone live in a community edition and is available for free download at www.enkive.org.
The Linux Box Goes Live With Community Edition of its Innovative Email Archiving, Retrieval and Reporting Software System
ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 15, 2010 -- The Linux Box Corporation's first commercial software product, an advanced email archiving, retrieval and reporting system, has gone live in a community edition and is available for free download at www.enkive.org.
Enkive™ Community Edition (Enkive CE) is an innovative and comprehensive open source solution. It helps organizations of all sizes address the problem of e-mail retention for business intelligence and legal and regulatory compliance. Enkive empowers organizations to easily store email while retaining control over their email system, IT infrastructure, information and processes.