Product & Development
We are happy to announce a new release of our ECM platform, Nuxeo EP, and the collaborative document management application built with the platform, Nuxeo DM. The version number for the platform and for Nuxeo DM is the same, 5.3.1. It is available today and we encourage all our customers and partners to upgrade. We encourage all our customers and partners to upgrade.
This new release mainly brings improvements and bug fixes to the software. We have improved existing components and services, but very few new API have been added. This new version is fully backward compatible, hence upgrade is painless and requires no data migration or code change (see upgrade notes below).
- The CMIS connector is now included by default.
- OpenSocial support has been improved and upgraded (with OpenSocial
I did a presentation in february about CMIS, a ten thousand feet overview on a morning event in Paris. I explained there why this standard is necessary now, what it is about, and why we think at Nuxeo it is a great opportunity for our customers and our partners. Slides can be accessed here.
The event was about Ez-Publish – Nuxeo integration through a CMIS connector. This integration makes really sense as it allows contributors to easily insert inside an EZ-Publish articles links to documents stored in the collaborative repository (Nuxeo DM). The main interest being that the document doesn't go outside of the repository : no copy, the document IS always up-to-date, and we are sure that only people that has been considered as allowed to read it will access it. A video of the integration can be viewed on our partner's website NXC, who develops and maintains …