• Wednesday, December 28, 2005

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ZORacle Part III: Connecting Zope to an Oracle database

Database Adaptors and SQL Methods If you have ever evaluated Zope you have probably heard that, in addition to using the included object da...

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"ZOracle" Part II: The Solution

In my last post, ZOracle Part I, I described the requirements and some background on a recent project to rewire an existing Zope CMF -based...

  • Tuesday, December 27, 2005

    Seth Gottlieb Posted an article

"ZOracle" Part I: The Problem

Optaros recently finished a project to build a prototype that adapted an elaborate Zope CMF -based custom CMS to persist content to an Orac...

  • Monday, December 19, 2005

    Seth Gottlieb Posted an article

New Optaros White Paper: The Growth of Open Source Software in Organizations

Optaros just released a new white paper that looks at how companies are using open source software. The study is based on a survey of 512 U...

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Plone "Distros"

Plone4Artists and New Zealand's "Government Web Guidelines compliant Content Management System" are two examples of a group ...

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iECM: Interoperable Enterprise Content Management

iECM is a new standard being developed through AIIM - the organization that developed the first definition of ECM . The goal is to define ...

  • Thursday, December 15, 2005

    Seth Gottlieb Posted an article

Alfresco and Plone

[Note (2/27/2008): Alfresco has improved its web content management capabilities quite a bit since I wrote this post. For a more up to dat...

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Full text now available

I have changed my settings so that the full text is now available through RSS. Enjoy!

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Geek Social

Last night I attended the Genius Workshop at Christophers Restaurant in Cambridge . In the words of founder and organizer Shimon Rura , th...

  • Monday, December 12, 2005

    Seth Gottlieb Posted an article

When Open Source?

A couple of weeks ago, I presented in a session called Open Source vs. Hosted CMS Strategies at the Gilbane Conference on Content Managemen...

  • Friday, December 9, 2005

    Seth Gottlieb Posted an article

We are hiring!

Optaros is looking for experienced content management professionals to help build the Content Management and Collaboration Practice . For ...

  • Wednesday, December 7, 2005

    Seth Gottlieb Posted an article

Boston PHP User Group Meeting

Last night Optaros hosted the Boston PHP Users group. Zend provided the pizza. Addison Wesley pitched in door prizes. IBM provided Da...

  • Monday, December 5, 2005

    Seth Gottlieb Posted an article

Another use for RSS

A little while back, Charlie Wood wrote about using RSS as a mechanism for Lightweight Enterprise Application Integration (EAI). The gene...

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Navigating the Open Source CMS Landscape

In November, I presented at the KM World and Intranets conference in San Jose. It was a fun conference. There was a sizable group of CM ...

  • Thursday, December 1, 2005

    Seth Gottlieb Posted an article

eZ components vs. Zend PHP Framework

Maarten Manders writes a nice analysis of two application frameworks being developed for PHP: eZ components and Zend PHP Framework . Whi...

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Zope Development Tools

I just got a chance to view the automatically generated Plone API documentation site: http://api.plone.org/ . As someone with a Java backgr...