Direct Mail Statistics for 2016


According to a recent study Direct Mail is quite popular and provides the basis for purchase decisions for a number of people, including Millenials

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CCM in the U.S. and Western Europe


A study by IDC says that significant differences in Customer behavior between the United States and Western Europe provide a large number of opportunities for CCM Vendors.

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Engaging interactive Customer Communication is future of communication


Interesting article on the interactivity of documents for customers.

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Open Text CCM Aquisition completed


Open Text announces that the Aquisition of HP’s CCM Assets is completed.
Yahoo Article

GMC integrates with DocuSign for Business Workflow


DocuSign will bring Workflow and ESignature into the GMC Inspire platform.

Link to the press release

CCM is the new Growth Engine


In an Article on Huffington Post CCM is highlighted as the new Growth Engine.

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Huffington Post Article

OpenText to aquire CCM portfolio from HP


According to a current press release, Open Text will aquire the CCM portfolio, including HP Exstream Software and other.

For details see:

Press Release from Open Text

Latest update on the AFP Consortium by Howard Turetzky


During XPlor 2016 in Orlando, FL Howard Turetzky provided the latest update on the AFP Consortium work and status.


  • AFP/A ISO Standard approved
  • Changes to the BCOCA (Barcode Object Contains Architecture)
  • Custom GOCA Images
  • IOCA Color model
  • New Support for Crease finishing
  • MODCA support for SVG graphics
  • PTOCA initial text conditions

Please find below the presentation for download:

The AFP Consortium and the Future of AFP–2015 Status Report

Latest BTB AFP-Viewer available to download (V 1.4)


The latest updated version of the BTB AFP-Viewer is available on AFPWorld.Com.

Find out more about the BTB AFP-Viewer