How Carl Zeiss changed their global CMS

One does not simply change one’s CMS. If there isn’t a meme for this there should be. Marcel Kujat, director of web services at the optics and optoelectronics giant Carl Zeiss, knows what a cumbersome process it is and which challenges you will undoubtedly face. In this member showcase, Marcel takes on a four-year journey, telling us
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Past & future: The state of Microsoft Azure & Kentico CMS

Back in 2011, we blogged that Kentico CMS arrived in Microsoft Azure Marketplace as one of the first major CMS vendors to bet big on cloud. Since that time, much has happened with cloud computing, Kentico CMS and Azure. Bryan Soltis, long-time Microsoft Azure expert and technical evangelist at Kentico, has worked extensively with implementing
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Marketing departments can’t keep up with the Web

Marketing departments are overwhelmed by the fast development of web technologies, social media and mobile devices. Managing the digital customer experience requires so many resources that marketing teams simply have far from enough time to do everything required. At the same time many innovative software vendors, including some formerly known as CMS vendors, are building
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Top 10 CMS vendors in the UK in 2013

Selecting the right content management system remains a tricky task in an overcrowded marketplace. Unfortunately most industry analysts tend to cover too many vendors, while leaving out important national vendors. Based on input from our members as well as our extensive experience with CMS selection, this shortlist is intended to help you navigate the UK
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Sharing is Caring: Dutch government promotes re-use of open data

In recent years, the Dutch government has made some bold choices to open up its online information in many different ways. This resulted amongst others in 2010 in a brand-new website rijksoverheid.nl, the main site for communication between the Dutch central government and its citizens. This site is based on open-source CMS technology from Dutch
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What’s the least you can expect from a modern CMS

Content management systems have been around for more than a decade, but still buyers keep getting caught by surprise as they find expected common and out-of-the-box functionality missing in their chosen Web CMS. One frequently sought solution is to include everything in the Request-for-Proposal to avoid surprises like this, but as many buyers have learned,
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Introducing a single Digital Police Office for the Netherlands

The police force of the Netherlands is undergoing a huge and radical transformation. Until now, the police has been strongly decentralized, with many local, independent forces each responsible for their region. To improve efficiency and street safety across the country, this will change and a single National Police force will be created. In line with
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