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.
Mar 23, 2016 - Being the greatest OpenCms update for years, version 10 brings a vastly improved user experience that combines the intuitive "Direct Edit" approach of OpenCms with a new, well integrated Lauchpad app center. OpenCms 10 also ships with the new, responsive Apollo Template. Based on Bootstrap, the Apollo Template is fully customizable without coding.
Mar 23, 2016 - The OpenCms 10 release notes contain detailed information about the new features and fixes in this beta version.
Feb 25, 2016 - OpenCms 10 Beta provides a feature complete look at OpenCms 10. This is the final pre-release version before OpenCms 10.0.0 arrives. Only minor GUI updates, as well as improvements to the demo template, will be made for the final release.
Feb 25, 2016 - The OpenCms 10 Beta release notes contain detailed information about the new features and fixes in this beta version.