Alfresco Enterprise Content Managment

Seed offers consulting services for Open Source Content Management solutions, specialising in Alfresco Enterprise Content Management. Alfresco is the first open source ECM solution that comprises a truly enterprise offering. Functionality for Document & Records management, Digital Asset Management as well as Web Content Management are included on one platform. Alfresco includes advanced enterprise features such as the ability to have a distributed repository in a highly available environment. Alfresco is not just Open Source but is also Open Standard based, allowing it to be integrated into an enterprises current knowledge management systems using technologies such as REST and WebDav. Alfresco was founded in 2005 by ECM visionaries John Newton and John Powell who had recently left Documetum and Business Objects. They brought their considerable experience and learning into the design of Alfresco in order to ensure the Alfresco platform can be quickly and effectively rolled out to an organisation while ensuring maximum ROI on the ECM implementation. We would be delighted to give you a demonstration of Alfresco so that you get a better picture of this truly exceptional open source ECM.

Alfresco Application Development Framework

The Alfresco Application Development Framework (ADF) is the new Angular based framework which allows building engaging and interactive web applications quickly on top of the Alfresco Digital Business Platform. It has a rich set of reusable UI components and JavaScript APIs to create attractive and responsive web apps. Designed for developers, it allows the creation of responsive web applications that deliver outstanding experiences and truly support your digital transformation initiatives.
Seed's Digital Signatures and Alfresco ShopFront Addons are extensions of the Alfresco Content Application. which is a document management application built using Alfresco Application Development Framework (ADF) components and generated with Angular CLI.

Cloud (Paas)

Alfresco Content Services (ACS) is fully cloud-native and optimized for deployment on AWS. ACS also features pre-built connectors to many native AWS services such as Amazon EC2, Amazon EKS, Amazon Aurora, Amazon S3, Amazon S3 Glacier and Amazon AI Services (Amazon Textract, Amazon Comprehend, Amazon Rekognition).
Seed has several years of experience deploying and managing ACS on AWS.
Seed's expertise on AWS is not limited to the following but mainly includes;
Set up and manage Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) with public and private subnets to hold your applications.
Set up Site-to-site VPN set up to connect AWS VPC with your on premise network
Set up and manage EC2 resources such as EC2 instances to hold your applications, Security groups and Load balancers to manage access to your applications
Set up and manage RDS instances such as AWS Aurora, PostgreSQL and MySQL
Set up Auto Scaling Groups (ASG), Cloudwatch Alarms and Launch templates to scale in and out ACS instances accordingly.
Set up CodeDeploy to deploy configs and custom code to the applications.

Activiti and Alfresco Process Services

Activiti is a high performance open-source Business Process Management (BPM) solution with the flexibility and scalability to handle a wide variety of critical processes.  Defining and adapting business processes is key to ensuring success in addressing the ever-changing business requirements.  Activiti has been designed to automate your processes within distributed, highly-scalable and cost effective infrastructures.
Alfresco Process Services combines Activiti with business-friendly tools and analytics that make it easy to automate any processes. The platform is extremely flexible and scalable, and companies can quickly design, deploy, and adapt to a wide range of custom processes.
Seed is a partner of Alfresco and our consultants are fully certified as Business Process Certified Engineers.


Flowable is a digital platform for business process and case management solutions that connect users and automate systems.
Flowable is BPM System built on fork from Activiti that provides a core set of business process engines that are compact and highly efficient. They provide a workflow and Business Process Management (BPM) platform for developers, system admins and business users.
Flowable is built with speed and efficiency in mind and can be used as a standalone BPM application or embedded into another application. Flowable also includes DMN decision tables and a CMMN case management engines, all written in Java. Integration to flowable is facilitated through a Rest API and integration extensions to the BPMN model for messaging tasks such as Camel and Mulesoft.
Flowable may be installed under an Apache 2.0 license or for business critical applications a service level agreement may be purchased for Enterprise level support. Enterprise support also includes additional functions such as an RXJS form module for advanced form development.

Robotic Process Automation (RPA)

Robotic Process Automation (RPA) is the software technology for developing software robots to automate business processes by emulating humans actions interacting with digital systems and software.
Hyland RPA accelerates digital processes by automating manual and repetitive tasks. It covers all phases of automation from process analysis to bot management.
Digitising manual processes increases productivity, improve the user experience and simplify system integration, resulting in streamlined business processes and reduced organisational costs.
Seed consultants are Hyland Certified RPA Developers.


The Ephesoft Enterprise Edition classifies and separates pages into documents, extracts metadata using the OCR content of a document, provides end user exception handling and release to ECM systems. The flexibility of the solution and ability to integrate with other enterprise data sources mean that Ephesoft can quickly be used to improve the efficiency of paper driven business processes for documents such as Mortgage Loan Applications, Insurance Claims, Invoices & Accounts payable, Accounts Receivable, Medical Claims and HR documents.

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