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Open Source Joomla Emerges as a Top CMS Tool
Modest? No. Good? Yes.
March 24, 2008
The Joomla website proclaims that, "Joomla is one of the most powerful open source content management systems on the planet." Sure, they're biased about their collaborative open source creation. But there's no arguing that Joomla is quickly becoming one of the top content management system (CMS) platforms on the Internet. Late last year Joomla won the best PHP Open Source Web CMS award.
Since its first release in fall 2005, Joomla has become one of the most downloaded content management systems on the web and recently released a retooled version 1.5 in January.
How does it stack up for use within an intranet? Let's take a look at its capabilities and technologies.