What is enterprise content
management platform?

Enterprise Content Management Platform is a shared foundation that delivers transactional and business content to people, processes and devices. It supports hundreds of content types with industry leading security and governance capabilities and scales to meet the demands of organizations from department to worldwide enterprise.

Enterprise Content Management Platform solutions from IBM provide a strong foundation required to improve employee & customer engagement in today’s digital business and tomorrow’s cognitive workplace.  

Manage your content where it is created, where and when it is needed. Deploy in the cloud, on-premise, or hybrid to gain a competitive edge and maximize profits.

  See how IBM has been positioned as a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Content Management

Business content collaboration and sharing

Business content collaboration
and sharing

Find content easily. Streamline internal and external secure content access, collaboration and sharing anytime, anywhere, on any device for increased engagement and productivity.

Transactional content processing

Transactional content processing

Seamlessly integrate content into line of business applications and support high scale business transactions. Rapidly build content based solutions for faster time to market.

Digital transformation

Digital transformation

Modernize every user’s experience and unify disparate content siloes to support emerging use cases, innovation and business transformation.

High performance, scalability and volume

High performance, scalability
and volume

Deploy content management departmentally or enterprise-wide, locally or globally with high performance, high volume and scale.

Analytics and big data readiness

Analytics and big data readiness

Ensure your content is analytics and big data ready to become a data driven organization for improved business operations.

IBM Content Foundation on Cloud

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IBM Content Foundation on Cloud

Content Foundation, based on market leading IBM FileNet solution, is also available on the Cloud to enable organizations to leverage its power and scalability in a nimble, affordable, and easy to consume Cloud offering.

IBM Content Foundation on Cloud is designed for fast, scalable, cost-effective solutions backed by the security and stability of IBM Cloud.

Enterprise content management platform products

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IBM FileNet Content Manager

The market leading enterprise content management system that enables people to find, access, collaborate, share content and transact business with ease, while maintaining content provenance, security and retention controls reducing risks. IBM FileNet Content Manager includes a state of the art user interface and is available on cloud.

IBM Content Foundation screenshot

IBM Content Foundation

Based on market leading IBM FileNet solution, IBM Content Foundation is designed to promote wider adoption of ECM across an organization. It provides the best of breed scalability, user experience and key ECM capabilities on premise or on cloud.

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IBM Content Navigator

Provides modern user experience and rapid content based application development environment across mobile, web and desktop. It enables access to all IBM ECM content repositories and any CMIS (Content Management Interoperability Services) content source such as SharePoint.

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IBM Content Manager OnDemand

A high volume enterprise archival & retrieval solution optimized for managing outgoing customer documents such as monthly statements, XML based transactions like banking payments, as well as internal reports.

IBM Content Manager

IBM Content Manager

IBM Content Manager, also known as CM8, is the only true ECM solution available on IBM z/OS, a world class operating system that can support thousands of workloads concurrently while delivering service levels to meet the most demanding businesses. IBM Content Manager also available on Windows, AIX, Linux and on Cloud. It offers highly scalable, robust and secure content platform to manage all types of content with advanced capabilities.

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IBM ECM System Monitor

Proactive monitoring of your ECM systems and single point of control to improve availability and total cost of ownership.

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IBM enterprise content management platform resources

Gartner Magic Quadrant for ECM

Gartner MQ for ECM positions IBM as a stand-alone leader for several years in a row.

Content Foundation for Company-wide Engagement

Unlock the value of content for maximum engagement with all stakeholders.

Forrester Wave : Transactional Content Services

Understand what makes IBM ECM Platform stand strong.

Client success stories

State of North Dakota Department of Human Services

Lightning-fast information delivery helps speed response to citizens.

GuideOne Insurance

Providing teams with mobile access to the content they need when it matters most.

Banco Galicia

Going paperless to support top-notch customer service and unlock massive efficiency gains.

IBM Content Manager OnDemand Workshops

IBM Content Manager OnDemand workshops

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IBM FileNet Content Manager and Case Manager Workshops

IBM FileNet Content Manager and Case Manager workshops

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