|Mediasurface, Inc., a provider of advanced content-management software
and related services, with headquarters in London, has announced the introduction
of Mediasurface 3.5, the newest version of its content-management application
software. Mediasurface delivers a series of work-flow processes to facilitate
the creation and publishing of business content.
By separating design and navigation from content, Mediasurface software
allows a wide range of users within an enterprise to monitor, update, and
administer prescribed areas of an enterprise's content over the Internet
and other digital networks in an easy-to-use, secure, and centrally controlled
process, according to the announcement.
The new release includes the following features:
With Mediasurface 3.5, users can contribute to and interact with business
intelligence through a Web site or other chosen channel, remotely and dynamically,
regardless of location. This is achieved through the Mediasurface 3.5 user-access
and security model, which enables users to fully interact with the dynamic
content of the site according to their preset rights. For example, a business
can allow its partners to remotely contribute content to its Web site.
However, the business will still maintain complete control over what is
published on the site and can restrict access to areas that contain sensitive
Interaction—The product's functionality supports user roles, rules, and
processes and allows contributors, whether inside or outside the organization,
to interactively create content while adhering to business processes through
its flexible work-flow capabilities.
Intelligence—Mediasurface 3.5 enables the user community to intelligently
store and retrieve content when needed.
Integration—The product provides new integration capabilities, including
pre-built adapters for application servers, commerce applications, content-exchange
tools, and a software developer's kit.
Source: Mediasurface, Inc., New York, 212/293-5974; http://www.mediasurface.com.