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EMC's Revitalized Strategy and Products to Address TCO and Deployment Challenges for Enterprise Content Management

Published: 27 March 2013

ID: G00249366

Analyst(s): Kenneth Chin, Karen M. Shegda


IT leaders, ECM strategists and enterprise architects deploying ECM applications are increasingly challenged to deliver lower TCO, improved performance and faster implementation. EMC's revitalized strategy and new Documentum Platform 7 focuses on addressing these customer challenges.

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  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • EMC's launch of Documentum Platform 7 offers the potential for improved usability, scalability and lower TCO, but results will vary based on the application and customization
  • Deploying EMC OnDemand requires organizations to assess and understand the differences in the costs and benefits of a cloud vs. an on-premises deployment of Documentum
  • EMC's revitalized strategy and new product releases provides its existing customers and prospects looking for ECM with a robust, long-term strategic solution

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