[THIN] Re: OT: Document Management Solutions

  • From: Daniel Sidler <daniel.sidler@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "'thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx'" <thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 3 Apr 2009 12:14:42 +0200


I don't think you can compare those products. Or even try to compare  DMS and 
archiving in general. MOSS is a collaboration platform that, among other 
things, has some DMS functionality. It is part of the Office product line and 
plays very together nice with Word et al. Enterprise Vault is a pure archiving 
solution that can, among things, archive SharePoint-based content into it's own 

What are you trying to achieve, why did you come up with these two products?


From: thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of 
Jaime Watson
Sent: Friday, April 03, 2009 10:59 AM
To: thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [THIN] OT: Document Management Solutions

Greetings List,

Sorry for the OT - just wondering what people would recommend for an 
Archive/Document Management solution?

I'm aware of and have had a look at:-

Symantec Vault http://www.symantec.com/business/enterprise-vault - which has 
the added benefit of catering for your PST files/emails as well as flat files

Sharepoint  http://www.microsoft.com/sharepoint/default.mspx - which according 
to every course I've ever been on the instructors have advised its a nice 
product but certainly not the best document manager!

What is the lists' opinion?


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