Jahia have released the latest edition of their open source, enterprise content management system, Jahia 7. Jahia 7 brings with it some significant improvements over previous version of the ECM including powerful Distributed Development features & Private App Stores to re-use and distribute components securely with a new OSGi integration.
“Having had the opportunity to see Jahia 7 during a walkthrough yesterday with Jahia CEO, Elie Auvray, I can confidently say this is going to be a game changer for the company that will likely propel them forward into a much stronger position in the ECM market. ” – Mike Johnston, CMS Critic
Major enhancements on its core content platform:
This new release really should be considered an open source User Experience Platform as it includes a comprehensive new product line up consisting of:
Here are some screenshots for everyone so you can see some of the tools in action.
Jahia 7 Digital Factory – Edit mode:
Jahia 7 – Digital Factory – Edit mode with mobile in context rendering:
Jahia Studio – Visual templates building:
Jahia Studio – Integrated browser based IDE:
Of significant important here is that Jahia will be providing guaranteed update support for customers. To quote their press release:
While developing Jahia 7, Jahia kept in mind that all its customers should be able to protect their existing investments on its technology. This is why all existing project based on Jahia 6.5+ will benefit from a guaranteed update policy: a secured Upgrade Tool will deliver the update in no time. Jahia guarantees the update and would actually do it at no charge for those of it customers experiencing issues.
If you are looking to see what Jahia 7 is made of, there are a number of upcoming webinars that will showcase the product. Simply choose one that fits your schedule: