Plone is a content management system that is simple to set up, maintain, and modify. It is designed to be a corporate-ready content management system. It is ideal as an intranet and extranet server, as a document/Web publishing system, and as a groupware tool for collaboration between separately located entities. It aims to be a proper content management and publishing system, sharing the same qualities as Teamsite, Livelink, and Documentum.
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.
With Plomino, you can create your own specific applications in your Plone site directly from the Plone Web interface without Plone development. You can create and design forms in WYSIWYG mode. You can easily embed charts or maps. You can create specific actions. You can adapt the application behaviour based on the user access rights and roles in a very granular way. You can import/export your application structure and/or your application data over HTTP between remote servers.
Hivurt is a content management system powered by a component architecture. It gives you the strength of Zope 3 in an easy to use environment. It allows you to easily switch between ZODB and PostgreSQL data storage and features search and indexes, an easy editor UI, front-end skins, and localization and internationalization. Existing data stored inside an RDBMS can easily be accessed as Zope objects.
Document Library is a Web application for document management in larger organizations with a lot of documents. It supports a workflow for the submission and publication of documents. It also supports the automatic conversion of document formats on the server, such as Word to PDF. All metadata about documents can be harvested using the standard OAI-PMH protocol, thus allowing the integration of Document Library with other applications, such as Web CMSs.
Archetypes is a framework for developing new content types in Plone. The power of Archetypes is first in automatically generating forms, second in providing a library of stock field types, form widgets, and field validators, third in easily integrating custom fields, widgets, and validators, and fourth in automating transformations of rich content.
ACASUserFolder is a User Folder implementing the Yale CAS single-sign-on (SSO) authentication method. It features support for Yale CAS architectures 1.0 and 2.0, Plone support with a quick installer, POST and GET methods handling on session timeout, a test panel for easy setup, and online help.