• Friday, December 29, 2006

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Malcontents Episode 4

We just posted Episode 4 of the Malcontents podcast. In this issue, Bryant and I talked about the Fall CM Professionals Summit and the B...

  • Wednesday, December 20, 2006

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Area Architect Dreams of Model Architecture

Most software architects are idealists at heart and think in terms of clean UML diagrams. In approaching a content management project, their...

  • Monday, December 18, 2006

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Open Source CMS Search Engine

Specialized search engines that focus on a subset of the web are becoming increasingly popular. These services can reduce problems with amb...

  • Monday, December 11, 2006

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Office 2.0

Now that the web is about to move onto 3.0, it is about time for the office to get to 2.0. Eric Severson has a nice post on the Gilbane bl...

  • Sunday, December 10, 2006

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Evaluating a Community

If you are considering open source software, the community could be the "x-factor" that determines your success with it. The comm...

  • Wednesday, December 6, 2006

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Yulup, Meet Yanel

While most WCM products and projects are focusing on AJAX technologies to deliver a better editing experience from a browser based interface...

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Do you notice anything different?

If you use Blogger, you know that they have been increasingly aggressive about converting users to the new "Beta" platform. Initi...

  • Friday, December 1, 2006

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CM Professionals Summit - Boston 2006

I am back at work after attending the 2006 Fall CM Pros Summit and the Boston Gilbane Conference. I think that most would agree that the CM...

  • Thursday, November 16, 2006

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CMS or Portal?

The whole reason why you started on this content management initiative is to get the right content to the right users at the right time. A ...

  • Wednesday, November 15, 2006

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eZ publish Wins Web Idol

If you have been to a content management conference in the last year, you might have seen one of Tony Byrne's 'CMS Idol' or ...

  • Wednesday, November 8, 2006

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New Mambo: Mambo Visual Blueprint

Rick Shreves just announced the availability of a new book on Mambo : Mambo Visual Blueprint . This Wiley Visual Blueprint series book...

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Web 2.0 Politics

My colleague, John Eckman, has an excellent post about a recent digital fracas on what it means to be a Web 2.0 company. John summarizes a...

  • Thursday, November 2, 2006

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Levels of Localization

Frequently the terms "Internationalization" or "Localization" (abbreviated to "I18N" and "L10N") are...

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Oracle to buy Stellent

I feel like one of my basketball pool teams just got eliminated. Oracle just announced that it intends to buy Stellent . I had them get...

  • Monday, October 30, 2006

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The 6 Million Dollar WYSIWYG Editor

Lisa Welchman has a great post on CMS Watch Trend Watch that describes the phenomenon of Web Content Management System buyers seeing a CMS ...

  • Sunday, October 29, 2006

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Selecting a CMS

Recently I have been doing a lot of talking (and listening, and reading) about the challenges and strategies of selecting a CMS. On October ...

  • Friday, October 27, 2006

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Migrating Content

There has been a great thread on the CM Professionals mailing list about automated tools for migrating content. When the same topic was dis...

  • Friday, October 20, 2006

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CM Professionals MA Chapter Meeting

The CM Professionals Massachusetts Chapter will be holding a meeting at Molecular at 7PM on Wednesday, October 25th. Here is the agenda: C...

  • Wednesday, September 27, 2006

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eZ publish 3.8 Review

[Authors Note: This is a derivative work of a white paper written by me and published by Optaros called "Content Management Problems a...

  • Tuesday, September 26, 2006

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Seth Gottlieb, eZ

Last week, I attended eZ publish developer training and got certified as an eZ publish developer: The class was largely composed of experi...

  • Thursday, September 21, 2006

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Nuxeo CPS Switching to Java

Stefane Fermigier from Nuxeo just announced on the CPS user list that Nuxeo is switching over from Python/Zope to Java technologies. Here ...

  • Wednesday, September 20, 2006

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Enterprise Content Management- Open Source Options to Support Your Strategic Future

ATI and eZ systems are hosting an introduction to open source content management and eZ publish on October 20th in the Washington DC area...

  • Tuesday, September 19, 2006

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Open source manages the Internet

Matt Asay just posted this article based on a report by SitePoint and Ektron (thanks Martin Bähr for the heads up) about how open sou...

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Content Management Radio?

Bryant Shea (from Molecular ) and I have started to do a regular podcast in conjunction with CM Professionals on content management trends....

  • Thursday, September 14, 2006

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Open Source Content Management Webinar

I don't normally like the standard webcast format (either as an audience member or presenter) so when it was my turn to do the next Opta...

  • Wednesday, September 13, 2006

    Unknown Posted an article

Plone Correspondence School

Everything you need to know about building a Plone Site Books This book is a little outdated but it is really good at getting you started u...

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CMS Report Version 10 is Available

CMS Watch just announced version 10 of the CMS Report . If you have not seen the CMS Report in a while, you should consider buying this ...

  • Tuesday, September 12, 2006

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How to Fix a Broken Intranet

I am doing a joint presentation in Toronto with Julian Mills from Prescient Digital . As the agenda says, seating is extremely limited. He...

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John Newton on the Commoditization of ECM

John Newton's blog post on the commoditization of ECM was so good that I nearly stood up and clapped when I finished reading it. In th...

  • Thursday, September 7, 2006

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Bricolage gets big boost from Google Summer of Code

David Wheeler from the Bricolage project just posted the results from three Google Summer of Code projects. It looks like the program w...

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OSS Governance at Boston PHP User Group

Late notice, but if you are looking for things to do in the Boston area tonight, the Boston PHP Users Group will host Siobhán O'Mahony&...

  • Wednesday, September 6, 2006

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Excellent post on centralization vs. decentralization of IT

My colleague, Jeff Potts, just posted an excellent article on the tension between centralization and decentralization of I.T. I have had th...

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My tack hammer is about to get just a little bit better

Zak Greant wrote in his blog: It is interesting to note that Seth, despite being a CMS wizard (or perhaps, because of), uses Blogger for his...