SOURCE: Cynapse

July 16, 2008 11:55 ET

Cynapse Unveils v2, the Open Source Collaborative Knowledge Management Software -- Available as an On-Premise Appliance or an On-Demand Service to Enterprises and Small Businesses, the Industry Leading SaaS Offering for Enterprise Collaboration and Knowledge Management, Is Now Available as an 'Out-of-the-Box' Software Appliance That Can Be Set-Up Behind Your Firewall; v2 Is Now Open Source and the Full Featured Community Edition Appliance Is Available for Free Download

WILMINGTON, DE--(Marketwire - July 16, 2008) - Cynapse is proud to announce the release of v2, an open source collaborative knowledge management software. enables enterprises to set up rich collaboration workspaces for employees, business partners, customers and their entire value network. These workspaces encompass collaborative applications like wikis, blogs, file sharing repositories, shared event calendars, image galleries and more.'s live search, mindmap, categorization and interlinking features help users to find relevant content at blazing speeds.

Key Features of

--  Collaborative applications like Wikis, Blogs, File Repositories,
    Galleries, Event Calendars, Discussions & more
--  Enterprise Content Management capabilities including customizable
    workflows, rules engine, version control & bulk management
--  Lightening fast Live Search displays results as you type
--  Smart views allow users to create perspective oriented views of any
--  Open APIs allow simple extensibility and integration into existing
    systems. v2 delivers the following Enterprise 2.0 applications in a unified environment:

--  Enterprise Wikis
--  Document Management with tracking and revision control
--  Intranet/Extranet systems
--  Corporate social network systems and communities
--  Team collaboration workspaces
--  Shared digital asset repositories
--  Secure discussion rooms

The software appliance integrates everything required to run, including the application server, database, and a hardened operating system into an easy-to-setup software appliance that can be run on most industry leading appliance platforms, such as VMWare, XenSource, MicrosoftVHD or can be directly installed on a standard bare metal server. Enterprise Edition is available as an On-Premise Appliance and an On-Demand service and comes with live updates, backup features, unlimited users, tested and controlled releases of the software. Enterprise customers get priority support, access to full source code as well as a wider choice of deployment options. Simple, per-server pricing ensures no additional costs for user CALs. Small Business Edition On-Demand SaaS starts as low as $8/user/month, giving companies the most economical option to start with

Compare v2 to others like Sharepoint, Confluence, Clearspace, KnowledgeTree --

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Contact Information

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    Lisa Scott