Announcing the first release of PlatoCDP Plone distribution.
A Plone distribution with the goal of attempting to build a more
supportable, enterprise-ready, document management and content
management solution for government and enterprises. The ideal aim is to
develop improvements on the distribution so that it will be a viable alternative to Sharepoint.
So what is it exactly? An
enterprise Plone distribution - that is, an integrated product which
includes Plone, selected Plone add-ons, 3rd party softwares and
integration/automation improvements to deliver an enterprise ready
product for customers.Is it a rebrand of Plone? - It is an
enterprise distribution product. PlatoCDP to Plone is like RHEL to Fedora. It is not a mere rebrand. PlatoCDP includes core Plone, additional components from the
collective and its own improvements. We engage on packaging, certification and development activities to make the whole stack supportable for enterprises. These components of the
In Inigo, we believe in helping out local FOSS communities and help them grow. We help out in community events where we can, present FOSS talks, and provide some platforms for local communities to grow. One of such platform is our consolidated community site infrastructure on Plone.
The system/infra and its components was originally developed for the Fedora Malaysia website, while keeping in mind to keep it generic enough so that other communities could use the same components for their own community sites. The infra is already at a usable state, and we can add new sites easily with just a few clicks.
Features in this consolidated infra are: Document/Content management (Plone built-in)Calendar system (powered by solgema.fullcalendar addon)Conference/BarCamp system (powered by collective.conference addon, which was developed for FUDCon Kuala Lumpur 2012)Blog (powered by Products.Scrawl)Simple yet powerful theming engine (powered by plone.app.theming/ Diazo) - Check out Diazo, you'l…