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.
Jul 7, 2015 - OCEE 4.5.2 is required for OpenCms 9.5.2. Version 3.5.7 for OpenCms 8.x is also available. OCEE is a commercial OpenCms extension that offers support for LDAP, clustering, replication and accelerated page load times.
Jun 25, 2015 - OpenCms Days 2015 will take place from Monday, September 28 to Tuesday, September 29, 2015 in Cologne, Germany. This year's OpenCms Days motto is "OpenCms 10 - X marks the spot". Be there to meet with leading OpenCms experts. Highlight will be the introduction of OpenCms 10.
Jun 24, 2015 - Download OpenCms 9.5.2 now! It fixes a number of issues that persisted in the 9.5.1 release. This version also contains several security improvements against XSS attacks.
Jun 24, 2015 - The OpenCms 9.5.2 release notes contain detailed information about the fixes and security improvements in this maintenance update.
OpenCms Days 2015 will take place Monday, September 28 to Tuesday, September 29 in Cologne, Germany.
Highlight of the international user conference and expo will be the introduction of OpenCms 10. 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 2015 is targeted towards an international audience. The language spoken at the event and used for all presentations is English.