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OpenText is #1 over IBM FileNet

Say goodbye to IBM

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Why switch to OpenText?

It’s no secret to IBM watchers that big blue pays little to no attention to its ECM [enterprise content management] and content services platforms.

Virginia Backaitis, journalist

The (FileNet) user experience was not great. It was a prime candidate to decommission. We’re much more agile now with OpenText.

Pacific Life

Grow for the future

Lost productivity. Stalled growth. Inability to scale. Sound familiar?

OpenText™ has the expertise, experience and solutions to help your organization move away from legacy ECM systems, such as IBM FileNet, and build a stronger path forward.

OpenText beats IBM FileNet in:

  • Market share and in the Gartner Magic Quadrant, where IBM has dropped to the bottom left quadrant.

  • Continual innovations to expand its cloud vision for increased agility and $2 billion committed to R&D over the next five years.

  • Support for a hybrid or as-needed approach to move flexibly to the cloud.

OpenText is #1 over IBM

OpenText logo IBM logo
A Recognized LeaderRespectability A Recognized Decline
Leads Apps from Microsoft 365 to SalesforceConnectivity MCL Notes
Support for Private CloudAvailability Discontinued Operations
Industry-Specific AppsUsability Generic offering
Public Cloud SaaS MultitenantFlexibility & Agility No Multitenant. No Strategy
1 Company, 1 SLAAccountability Good luck

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Customer success stories

Find out how OpenText Content Cloud enables an organization's digital future

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Switch from IBM to OpenText

Learn how partnering with OpenText can shape the digital future and help businesses gain the Information Advantage.

Read the paper to learn how partnering with OpenText can shape the digital future.

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The Future of Work and the Distributed Organization

Discover how the great rethink and modern work will shape the future.

Read the paper to discover how the Great Rethink will shapre the future

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Gartner® Magic Quadrant™

Gartner MQ: OpenText has been named a leader for the 17th consecutive year.

Read the report to discover the leaders of the Content Services market.

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Forrester® Wave™

OpenText named a Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Content Platforms, Q2 2021

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Learn how OpenText helps organizations address obstacles to securely and intuitively manage, distribute and use information across enterprises.

Bye bye blue!

OpenText CEO invites IBM FileNet customers to his cloud content services (ECM) platform.
Learn more about how OpenText CEO invites IBM FileNet customers to his cloud content services.

Four ways Content Services drive a more Intelligent and Connected Enterprise

See a new approach to ECM that is changing the way organizations extract value from information and igniting business processes.
Read the white paper to see a new approach to ECM that is changing the way organizations extract value from information.

What is cloud management?

The first versions of content management were all about control and risk minimization. Learn how changing business needs have inspired content services applications that enable seamless storage, retrieval and distribution of information.
Read the blog to learn more about content management.

What is enterprise content management software?

See OpenText’s broad suite of content management products, providing end-to-end solutions to maximize value and minimize information risk.
Learn more about Opentext's broad suite of content management products.