Category Archives: Zope

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Alfresco, NOSQL, and the Future of ECM

Alfresco wants to be a best-in-class repository for you to build your content-centric applications on top of. Interest in NOSQL repositories seems to be growing, with many large well-known sites choosing non-relational back-ends. Are Alfresco (and, more generally, nearly all … Continue reading

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InfoWorld reviews five open source CMS offerings

InfoWorld published a review of Alfresco, DotNetNuke, Plone, Drupal, and Joomla. Heck ranks Alfresco the highest out of the five, which is a good data point for people evaluating these products, but most folks should consider deeply the scenarios they … Continue reading

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Case study: DISCOVER magazine moves to Plone

CMSWire has an interesting case study on DISCOVER magazine’s move to Plone. Print publications are scrambling to create or revamp their online presence as traditional ad dollars move online.

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Open source document management white paper

Optaros has followed up their fairly recent open source WCM white paper with an overview of the leading open source document management solutions called, “Unleashing the Power of Open Source in Document Management”. The paper puts Alfresco in the “magic … Continue reading

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Optaros summarizes 15 open source content management projects

Seth Gottlieb has published an excellent whitepaper summarizing 15 different open source projects. He also includes a summary of how to go about evaluating open source offerings. Seth offers a short list of offerings for each of the following usage … Continue reading

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ZServer to be replaced with Twisted.Web

Tony Byrne on Zope’s announcement that ZServer will be replaced with Twisted.Web.

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Alfresco and Plone comparison

Seth Gottlieb has posted a good Alfresco overview with a brief comparison to Plone. Seth concludes, I would use Alfresco for a targeted document management solution that would fit into a larger enterprise content management architecture…I would use Plone to … Continue reading

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Enter Content Here: Zope Development Tools

Good stuff from Seth on Zope Development Tools

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Alfresco, Plone make EContent 100

EContent Magazine has posted the EContent 100, an annual list of “…companies that matter most in the digital content industry”. Notable newcomers include open source ECM and Portal platforms Alfresco and Plone. Wiki software provider, SocialText, returns for a second … Continue reading

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Enter Content Here: Z3ECM

Enter Content Here: Z3ECM

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