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  • Why Alfresco ECM Rocks - Alfresco is the solution and alternative for Enterprise Content Management Systems (ECM). While content has been growing tremendously at an average of 100% per annum, growth of content management systems has been slow. With Alfresco, the game has changed. Alfresco offers a comparatively low cost, easy to adopt and easy ...
  • Who Uses Alfresco ECM? - A wide range of organizations and business ranging from private sector to public, non-governmental and multinationals have adopted Alfresco ECM as their solution to manage enterprise content and collaborate. Academia: Universities, Colleges and Schools including chartered, private and public. Examples: University of Wits - SA, The New York Philharmonic, Havard ...
  • Overcoming the Records Management Nightmare - This is an actual image taken at the Kenya judiciary registry. Officials are sorting out job application letters for purposes of shortlisting candidates. It looks messy, but this is just a tip of the iceberg. Records Management in Kenya and the region generally, is a nightmare in both the public ...
  • Who is Using Koha? - More than 1000 libraries are using Koha, including academic, public, school and special libraries, in Africa, Australia, Canada, USA, France, India and, of course, New Zealand. Along with a committed team of programmers its development is steered by a growing community of libraries collaborating to achieve their technology Some Libraries ...
  • Why Choose Koha? - I have been asked many times why many Libraries especially, academic and public, are moving to Koha Integrated Library System. It is difficult to give a clear answer because different libraries have different needs and requirements. However from a general perspective, Koha has many capabilities that make it rock. Originally ...
  • Circumventing EOF error to extract data from your tarball - You have one time or the other compressed your data into an archive for purposes of storage or portability. I do it myself often for purposes of backup. tar.gz is my most popular tarball for this purpose, because it is more compact and in my own opinion easier to handle ...
  • Migrating Kenya Polytechnic to Koha ILS - Busara Core Solutions has completed migrating Kenya Polytechnic University College -Library from Polymis to Koha. Although everything went down well as planned, it was all not an easy ride moving the old data to Koha. I encountered some challenges in the process of converting the data files from .ODB to ...
  • Busara CS Team - Benson Mugambi  has over six years experience on Information systems development, implementation and support, Benson Mugambi is part of Busara Core Solutions technical team and a Director of Operations. He is a member of  Koha Kenya Community, and has helped automate more than 6 major libraries in East Africa. He ...
  • Is Dspace taking over EDRMS world? - What is Dspace? Is Dspace taking over the world of Electronic Digital Records Management? What Makes Dspace Rock? What does Dspace have to offer beyond the normal digital archiving service? What does it take to have Dspace up and running? These are some of the questions i will try to ...
  • Welcome to Busara Core Solutions! - Busara means we provide a service with wisdom! Core means we specialize in a service that drives production. In so doing, we strive to inspire change! Consult BCS in installation customization, evaluation, testing, maintenance, migration and training in: - ERM Systems | - Learning Management Systems | - Library Management ...