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What is Hippo CMS?

Hippo CMS is a little bit different from other CMS systems. We built it so you can easily integrate it into your existing architecture.

Open Platform

We are big believers in open source. We use and contribute to many open source components - and our entire core is available under the Apache License

Java Stack

What you'd expect from a Java environment: easy to integrate, testable, ready for continuous integration, and sticking to familiar Java standards such as JCR 2.0 and JAX-RS

Scalability

Highly scalable platform which supports both  clustering and  replication

Performance

Performance matters to us! Hippo CMS  scales both  horizontally and vertically and makes use of  multi-layered caching to squeeze the most out of your implementation

Integrations

Query content using REST, or import content from somewhere else into Hippo. Hook up an external application into the rendering phase via Spring. Build a Mobile app or an AngularJS app that consumes content from Hippo. Use external data systems to feed our personalisation engine

Security

Protect your content with fine grained authorizations,  LDAP support and secure  replication

The CMS Features You'd Expect

Content editing, workflow, history, version control, image library, user management, out of the box

Flexible Content Model

Fully customizable document oriented content model with built-in modelling tools. Strict separation of content from presentation. Reuse content across Websites, Mobile Websites and apps

Deployments

Deploy on-premise or in the cloud on your preferred servlet container

Extensible Components

Use or extend existing components from the Hippo Feature Library or build your own. Use JSP, Freemarker or AngularJS to render your components

Give Control To End Users

End users can manage page configurations, menus, URL structures and component mappings. Without you having to go into code

Personalisation

Deliver personalized pages to visitors with the Relevance module

Your HTML

We don't mess with your HTML output. Use whatever web framework you like; Bootstrap, AngularJS, it's up to you

Search

Out of the box querying, facetting and full text search capabilities based on Apache Lucene - or hook up Elasticsearch if you need more power

 

Can I try it out?

Yes! Download our demo. Or look under the hood if you like, we share our source code.

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Latest Blogs

Kickstart your projects with the Hippo feature library
September 25, 2014

With this feature library, you can add commonly used functionality to your project

Hippo CMS Integration Patterns
October 15, 2014

At this year's Hippo GetTogether, Senior Architect Jeroen Reijn presented examples of integration patterns used by Hippo clients in their existing application landscape.

Re: [hippo-community] Setting User Permissions FOR the CMS and Console
by: Dev Intern | 30-01-15 17:32:41 (CET)

So I'm playing around with different types of facet rules that could perhaps limit a user's access to only some pages. If I understand correctly you can make a facet rule of type REFERENCE which can test the UUID of a node and make a rule based on it. I'm thinking this may work if I say this rule

Re: [hippo-community] CMS Xinha editor's table works improperly in Firefox
by: a.udov...@gmail.com | 30-01-15 15:55:15 (CET)

Hi Niels. I use Hippo 7.8.7 and Firefox 35.0.1.The version of Hippo CMS artifacts is 2.24.10. Kind regards,Anton On Friday, January 30, 2015 at 12:59:03 PM UTC+2, n.out wrote:Hi Anton, Which version of Hippo (the CMS artifact) are you using? And which version of Firefox? Regards, Niels Out - Serv

Re: [hippo-community] Change language of calendar widget?
by: Rick Beemsterboer | 30-01-15 15:53:28 (CET)

Screenshot added. Rick 2015-01-30 15:45 GMT+01:00 Bert Leunis <b.le...@onehippo.com>: Thanks for the follow up Rick. I added the affected version for you in the issue. Maybe add a nice screenshot that proves/supports your point? With kind regards/Met vriendelijke groet, Bert Leunis Amsterdam - O

Re: [hippo-community] Change language of calendar widget?
by: b.leunis | 30-01-15 15:45:30 (CET)

Thanks for the follow up Rick. I added the affected version for you in the issue. Maybe add a nice screenshot that proves/supports your point? With kind regards/Met vriendelijke groet, Bert Leunis Amsterdam - Oosteinde 11, 1017 WT AmsterdamBoston - 745 Atlantic Ave, Third Floor, MA 02111 US +1

Re: [hippo-community] changing default passwords
by: andi anderson | 30-01-15 15:14:20 (CET)

i agree with removing the default users, our issue has been that sometimes corporate ldap is not available and we need to be able to log in. that is the only reason we keep them. On Fri, Jan 30, 2015 at 6:14 AM, Bart van der Schans <b.vande...@onehippo.com> wrote: Hi, You can just login as the auth

Re: [hippo-community] Change language of calendar widget?
by: Rick Beemsterboer | 30-01-15 14:39:19 (CET)

Hi Bert, Done: https://issues.onehippo.com/browse/CMS7-8734 Rick 2015-01-30 14:26 GMT+01:00 Bert Leunis <b.le...@onehippo.com>: Hi Rick, It seems that indeed i18n support for this widget is not there. It does not even take the browser locale into account. Do you care to make an issue for this in our

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