Brussels / 4 & 5 February 2023


Open Source Collaboration Tools for Alfresco

Enhancing Collaboration Experience with CSP

Online collaboration tools for document edition are the perfect fit to enhance the features of a Content Service Platform like Alfresco. This session explores the integration of Open Source alternatives like LibreOffice, OnlyOffice and Collabora with the Alfresco Platform. Ready-to-test deployments will be provided and demonstrated!

Alfresco is an Open Source Content Service Platform (CSP) that provides document and content management features in a Cloud Native deployment. Online collaboration tools are the perfect addition to the platform when addressing document editing requirements. This session will explore different topics in relation to this integration:

  • Description of the Alfresco features that helps Online Collaboration tools to work on a CSP deployment (Repository, Metadata & Content indexation, Rules and Automation)
  • Technical description of the Alfresco APIs used for the integration (CMIS, REST API, Events API)
  • Review of different deployment scenarios including ready-to-test templates:
    • LibreOffice
    • OnlyOffice
    • Collabora
  • Final recap on additional integration patterns to enhance collaboration experience


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