dotCMS 1.2 ( is an open source enterprise content management system (CMS) that integrates the best of web content management with customer relationship management (CRM), personalization and eCommunication tools. dotCMS brings together the systems that allow an organization to structure and manage web content, deliver segmented and personalized communications and to track the effectiveness of websites and campaigns. New features in dotCMS 1.2 include:
  • Multi-site Virtual Hosting
  • Structured Content Engine: create pieces of content that can be used and reused throughout or across sites and eCommunications
  • JSR-168 portal and content management integration. Based on the popular open source Liferay Portal with a rich set of pre-built portlets
  • AJAX tree file and folder browser and Lucene based content search
  • Multi-language and internationalization support
  • Integrated content search engine drives dynamic content listings
  • Integrated workflows
  • Single sign-on with LDAP or Active Directory support
  • Content tagging and custom meta-data
  • XML content import/export feature
  • Clustering capabilities for performance and redundancy-- run a single dotCMS instance across multiple hosts
  • Easy to use pre-built CMS widgets:
    • Dynamic content lists and pulls
    • Online photo galleries
    • Streaming mp3 jukebox
    • Event listings
    • Dynamic navigation, menus, sitemaps and crumbtrails
    • File repository
    • Image resizing and thumbnails
    • Title image builders
  • Database independence-- Provided set-up scripts include MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle and MSSQL
  • eCommunications Manager
  • Category driven calendar of events and facility management
Availability The core dotCMS platform is available free of charge under the open source GPL license. Dotmarketing also offers special editions for higher education (edu edition), associations and a forthcoming continuing education edition (dotCE)-- each with additional unique feature sets. For a full listing of features and demonstration of the dotCMS 1.2 see the dotCMS website at

About Dotmarketing
For over 10 years, Dotmarketing has developed, integrated and supported enterprise level websites for higher education institutions, non-profit organizations, and corporations. As a leader in open source application development and implementation, Dotmarketing provides complete assessment, planning, implementation and support services for dotCMS. To learn more about Dotmarketing, visit .