Silva is a CMS for organizations that manage multiple or complex Web sites. Content is stored in clean XML, independent of layout and presentation. Features include versioning, a workflow system, an integral visual editor, content reuse, sophisticated access control, multi-site management, extensive import/export facilities, fine-grained templating, and hi-res image storage and manipulation. Silva is built on top of the Zope Web application platform.
|Tags||Internet Web Dynamic Content Site Management Office/Business Text Editors Text Processing Markup Information Management Document Repositories Word Processors HTML/XHTML XML XSL/XSLT|
|Operating Systems||OS Independent|
Release Notes: This is a major release. The new architecture sports a state-of-the-art user interface, entirely AJAX-driven and much more user-friendly, responsive, and better performing. It includes a new content editor running on top of a new document type. Silva News Network has been refactored and provides advanced calendar functionality. On a system level, the performance of both the frontend and backend has been immensely improved.
Release Notes: Mobile skins based on browser detection. A robust reference management system that preserves links between resources. WSGI server support. A more consistent API. An improved testing infrastructure.
Release Notes: The new TOC features made available in Silva 2.1 are now accessible within documents by using the TOC code source with the id “cs_toc”. Kupu now has merging and splitting table cells functionality for tables. External Sources can now have a preview in Kupu. DateTime widgets in the SMI now have a ‘calendar’ button which opens a popup calendar. The link and image tools were redesigned. Recursive publishing actions are now possible. Indexer objects now use IntIDs. Files and images now support blob storage. A local site feature has been introduced.
Release Notes: This release adds a range of features for Author/Editors (such as 'elaborate' Code Sources, an "Editor Comments" toolbox, much more configurable Automatic Table of Contents, preview with public layout, and an improved Lookup Window) and for Site Managers (e.g. a quota subsystem, Zope Pluggable Authentication Service, authentication with OpenID, and a CAPTCHA). It has performance and technical improvements such as functional tests.