Although open source solutions are increasingly accepted among the UK voluntary and community sector, this type of product has had only limited impact on the corporate and public sector which continue to be dominated by proprietary content management systems.
Nevertheless, over the last three years Futurate have sold OpenCms into a range of national public agencies in the UK and this session will both outline our experiences and approach and will frankly examine the challenges that face the OpenCms community if the platform is to gain a larger share of the UK market.
In the session I will particularly argue that from the perspective of much of the UK market the concept of open source is largely irrelevant and what really matters is credibility, product reliability and service quality from OpenCms providers.
The session will be of particular interest to business development managers and strategists who are concerned to understand how they might develop the market for OpenCms in their region.
Oct 6, 2014 - Download the conference program PDF for OpenCms Days 2014. Get impressions of the great atmosphere at last years` event and take the chance to register directly via a link in the PDF.
Oct 2, 2014 - The official OpenCms image in the Docker registry provides a quick way to evaluate and test OpenCms. Docker is an open platform for distributed applications with a very fast rising popularity.
Sep 8, 2014 - Check out the program for OpenCms Days 2014. The conference will take place November 3 to 4, 2014 in Cologne, Germany. A great opportunity for OpenCms users from all around the world to meet and exchange experiences and success stories.
Aug 28, 2014 - The Early Bird Registration is extended for one more week. The conference will take place November 3-4, 2014 in Cologne, Germany.
OpenCms Days 2014 will take place Monday, November 3 to Tuesday, November 4 in Cologne, Germany.
Highlight of the international user conference and expo will be the release of OpenCms 9.5. OpenCms Days will be the perfect opportunity to exchange experiences around OpenCms with high profile participants and speakers from all over the world.
Visit this 2 day conference and expo to meet and mingle with leading OpenCms experts and other OpenCms users.
OpenCms Days 2014 is targeted towards an international audience. The language spoken at the event and used for all presentations is English.