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    Top Answer:While there aren't many features, they're all useful, particularly the ability to store and retrieve content, and to proxy all of the features that an enterprise repository manager should have.
    Top Answer:It's a corporate license, but I'm not sure how much it will cost. There were costs in addition to the standard licensing fees. The standard is free.
    Top Answer:I would like to see multifactor authentication implemented. The only thing that I would like to see is multifactor authentication. This is a critical feature that must be included.
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    Also Known As
    MSI Package Builder
    Nexus Repository, Nexus Repository Manager
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    Overview
    EMCO MSI Package Builder is an innovative installation editor designed for an effortless creation of MSI packages. It helps you create MSI packages automatically by using the changes tracking technology, or manually by using the visual editor. The application can be used to repackage legacy installations and convert EXE to MSI files in order to customize installers and prepare them for a silent remote deployment. Thus created packages can be deployed through Group Policy or EMCO Remote Installer. EMCO MSI Package Builder is an installation authoring tool designed to help administrators to create, maintain and distribute Windows Installer packages. It can be used to create MSI packages easily, to modify existing installations and to repackage setups from the EXE to MSI format. The application is available in the following editions: Professional Edition and Enterprise Edition.
    Nexus Repository is powered by Repository Manager, the same technology engine found in our OSS version deployed at more than 100,000 organziations world-wide. It is Built on the shoulders of Maven, Repository Manager supports all popular component formats and brings your entire development organization together. It includes staging and release functionality that provides support for operations and quality assurance processes prior to production and gives you instant insight into potential component security, license, and quality issues, enabling teams to take corrective action early and quickly.
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    Sample Customers
    TV 2 AS, asra Housing Group, EMS, ASGVis LLC
    Goldman Sachs, Toyota, Disney, Deutsche Bank
    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider25%
    Computer Software Company16%
    Financial Services Firm11%
    Educational Organization11%
    REVIEWERS
    Financial Services Firm38%
    Government13%
    Hospitality Company13%
    Healthcare Company13%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company24%
    Comms Service Provider22%
    Financial Services Firm10%
    Government7%
    Company Size
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business32%
    Midsize Enterprise22%
    Large Enterprise47%
    REVIEWERS
    Small Business25%
    Midsize Enterprise8%
    Large Enterprise67%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business16%
    Midsize Enterprise17%
    Large Enterprise67%

    EMCO MSI Package Builder is ranked 4th in Software Distribution while Sonatype Nexus Repository is ranked 1st in Software Distribution with 3 reviews. EMCO MSI Package Builder is rated 0.0, while Sonatype Nexus Repository is rated 8.4. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Sonatype Nexus Repository writes "Feature-rich and seamless integration with our other tools". EMCO MSI Package Builder is most compared with EMCO Remote Installer and Microsoft SMS, whereas Sonatype Nexus Repository is most compared with Archiva, JFrog Artifactory, Bitbucket Data Center and Inedo ProGet.

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