eZ Publish is an enterprise open-source CMS (content management system) and development framework with functionality for web publishing, intranets, e-commerce, extranets, and web portals.
In this book, Martin Bauer of designit.com.au, an eZ publish Silver partner, teaches you how to successfully manage and implement an eZ publish web content management project. He shows you how to produce quality results in a repeatable manner with the minimum of effort, and end up with eZ publish solutions that will delight your clients.
The book presents strategies, best practices, and techniques for all steps of your eZ publish project, starting from client requirements, through planning, information architecture and content modeling, design considerations, and right up to deployment, client training, maintenance, support, and upgrades.
This book takes you through the process of successfully managing an eZ publish web content management project in an efficient and effective manner, giving you strategies, best practices, and techniques for implementing eZ publish projects to delight your clients.
The book is not a technical implementation guide, but is packed with expert advice on all aspects of running an eZ publish web content management project. The author provides his unique insight and proven experience on crucial topics, pointing out common pitfalls and mistakes, and presenting strategies and practical tips with examples from real-world projects.
Who this book is for
This book is for people responsible for the implementation and management of eZ publish projects, and is ideal for people building sites for "medium to large clients". If you're a project manager running an eZ publish web content management project and you want to learn how to run your projects more efficiently, or you want a better understanding of all the elements involved in eZ publish web content management projects this book is for you.
This is not an implementation guide or a book to learn eZ publish from - you will not be able to build a site by following this book. It is for people who have experienced eZ publish projects, or are considering them. Web developers new to eZ publish should read Learning eZ publish 3: Building Content Management Solutions first.