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CMS made simple vs. dotCMS

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Preference (32% global votes) (43% global votes)
Website cmsmadesimple.​org dotcms.​com
Implementation flexibility (100% global votes) (75% global votes)
Out-of-the-box functionality (100% global votes) (100% global votes)
Full text search Yes Yes
Multi-user system Yes Yes
Multiple projects Yes Yes
Standard compliance Yes ?
User statistics Yes Yes
Extension/Plug-in Yes Yes
WYSIWYG-Editor Yes Yes
External pages Yes No
Revision control Yes Yes
Template language
System requirements
Operating system
Programming language
Memory recommended 512 MB 2 GB
Memory minimum 16 MB ?
Social functions
Comments Yes Yes
Trackback Yes ?
Pingback Yes ?
Hierarchical menus Yes Yes
Multiple categories Yes Yes
Multilingual content Yes Yes
Description CMS Made Simple, an open source content management system, allows for faster and easier management of website content. This CMS is scalable for small businesses to large corporations. Need to pay for enterprice
Tag CMS CMS, Java, Open Source, Intranet, Extranet, Mobile Web, Web Platform
Interpreter Yes No
Database model ?
Unicode Yes ?
Horizontal scalable Yes ?
Target audience ?
Scaffolding Yes ?
Design pattern ?
Development principles ?
Difficulty level
Version number 1.12 4.0
Adobe Flash Support Yes No
PSR-0 compliant Yes ?
Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) Yes Yes
Machine Code Generation Yes ?
3D Screen No ?
Documentation level ★★★★★ ★★★★☆
E-Mail protocols ?
RESTful No Yes
Code Generation Yes ?
Dynamic typing Yes ?
Programming paradigm ?
Scripting language support ?
Free to use Yes Yes
Frontend ?
Active Yes ?
Database Connection Pooling Yes Yes
Separate Service Layer Yes Yes
Web Flows Yes ?
Creation Date 2004 2005
Community Driven Good Basic
Wizard Yes Yes
WSDL Yes ?
Reliability ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Versioning Good ?
Data encryption No ?
Custom queries Good Basic
Layout Structure Template Yes Yes
File Assets Yes Yes
API Good Good
Compiled language Yes Yes
XML Aware Good ?
Client/Server code reuse
Batch Processing Yes ?
Scheduled posts Yes Yes
Cloud platform support
Admin Generator Yes Yes
Browser support
API comprehensibility ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Webmail Yes No
Jobs Oportunities ★★★★☆ ?
Throttling Yes ?
Bundle system Yes Yes
LDAP Yes Yes
Query Cache Yes Yes
Realtime Yes Yes
Data Security Yes Yes
Send-In-Service Yes ?
Community feedback ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Ease of use ★★★★☆ ★★★★★
Copy, Cut and Paste Support Yes Yes
Free for commercial use Yes Yes
Sexiness 100 75
Open Source Yes Yes
Content Preview Yes Yes
Web Developer Toolbar Yes No
Perfomance ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Database migrations Yes ?
I like it Yes Yes
Debug Mode Yes No
Click & Edit in Place / WYSIWYG Conditional Yes
Personalization Yes Yes
Makes you angry No Yes
Easy to Learn Yes Yes
User management Yes Yes
Object Oriented Models Yes ?
ACL Yes ?
Operating system server
Package Manager Yes No
Easy Setup Yes Yes
Jquery Yes Yes
jQuery Support Yes Yes
User-friendly Yes No
SEO Yes Yes
Easy to Config Yes Yes
Messy Yes ?
24/7 support Yes Yes
Developed for Human Yes ?
State of the art technology Yes ?
deprecated No ?
Proves You Can Code? Yes ?
:( Yes ?
Application startup time ? 1.17 m
Release Date ? 21ˢᵗ July 2014
Supported VCS ?
HTML syntax ? Yes
Input Widgets ? Yes
Native driver ?
Compiler ? Yes
Active Directory ? Yes
Custom Themes ? Yes
Backup functionality ? Good
Highly Available ? Yes
Malicious Injection Prevention ? No
Realtime Server Push ? Yes
Easy of Use ? Yes
JVM ? Yes
Websocket Support ? No
Maven support ? Yes
Resource File Processing ? Yes
Events Support ? Yes
Language Integrated Query ? No
Partial Classes ? Yes
Closures ? No
Asyncronous JS loading ? Yes
JavaScript Library included ? No
Multivariant Tests ? No
Cloud-enabled ? Yes
CMIS ? Yes
Insite Editing ? Yes
Extensibility ? Yes
Unit Testing ? Yes
Ajax ? Yes
Stacktrace history ? Yes
Generic Views ? Yes
Mobile ready ? Yes
Administrator responsive? ? No
PDF Support ? Yes
Requests per second ? 0
Modules/Extensions/Plugins ? 1
Themes ? 9
Android App ? No
Full-Stack ? Yes
unnecessary features ? No
Component Oriented ? No
Internationalization ? Yes
Framework specific vocabulary ? No
Can you modify it freely to make it better ? No
Will get you a job ? No
Is reliable and secure ? Yes
Scalability ? Yes
Ability to link to external programs and systems ? Yes
Partner Respect ? Yes
Supported by Microsoft ? No
XSS ? No
Gartner ? Yes
Official IDE Support ? No
Hot deployment ? Yes
Responsive Website ? Yes
Can function without AJAX ? Yes
Pointless Comparation ? Yes
Fully OO ? No
Enterprise ? Yes
MVC ? Yes
? Yes
SQL Injection Support ? No
Looks good on resumé ? Yes
Can be developed from linux ? Yes
OSGI ? Yes
Bootstrap ? Yes
IE Compatibility ? Yes
+ or - ? Yes
¿Es una Cagada? ? Yes
; drop table users; ? Yes
Named after a large Mammal ? No
makes vschart look stupid? ? Yes
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