Major forces are buffeting the Web Content & Experience Management (WCM) marketplace, and key vendors and open source players are tacking in different directions in response. Some are expanding the scope of functionality, others are narrowing their focus, while others simply sail on like it's still the good old days.
The three platforms seem quite similar on the surface. They are all headquartered in continental Europe, follow a commercial open source model, and can boast longstanding (and comparatively loyal) customer and developer bases. From there, though, the three projects diverge substantially
In version 21.2 of our Web Content and Experience Management (WCXM) evaluation report, weâ€™ve updated evaluations of Alfresco, Hippo, Enonic, and Sitefinity. Hereâ€™s a quick rundown of whatâ€™s happening with these vendors and their Web CMS products:
It's one of those elusive dreams of web content management: a completely metadata-driven publishing model. Especially when there's lots of content, and a variety of sites or channels targeting different audiences. Wouldn't it be great if content more or less automatically found its way to the right places?