FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions about Platinum CMS.

What is Platinum CMS Community Edition (CE)?

What is Platinum CMS Enterprise Edition (EE)?

Is Platinum open source?

How often will Platinum be released?

Can I use Platinum CE for my web project?

Do you provide ready-made websites?

Do you provide support / helpdesk to developers and/or users?

What kind of skills should a user have in order to manage web content with Platinum?

How long does it take for a non-technical user to learn how to manage web content with Platinum?

 

 

What is Platinum CMS Community Edition (CE)?

Platinum Community Edition (CE) is the version of Platinum you can get for free. It comes with no support, no maintenance and no warranty by us. If you like to read more about the difference between Community and Enterprise Edition, please see also CE vs. EE.

If you like to take a look at our Platinum Community Edition License (PCEL), please see also our PCEL.

If you like to download now Platinum CE, please go to the Download section.

 

What is Platinum CMS Enterprise Edition (EE)?

Platinum Enterprise Edition (EE) is the version of Platinum we guarantee through our warranty, support and maintenance services. Platinum EE is always full tested before it is released and maintained continuously up-to-date.  If you like to read more about the difference between Community and Enterprise Edition, please see also CE vs. EE.

If you like to take a look at our Platinum Enterprise Edition License (PEEL), please see also our PEEL.

If you like to request a quotation about Platinum EE, please contact us at sales@cmsplatinum.com.

 

Is Platinum open source?

Yes. Platinum is provided open source, at no additional cost, under PCEL License or PEEL License, according to the edition you choose.

 

How often will Platinum be released?

The Platinum web content management platform constantly evolves, both in terms of new developments, enhancements and optimizations. Every year we state our objectives through a public roadmap that we publish within this website. Please read about our current Roadmap.

 

Can I use Platinum CE for my web project?

Yes, sure. You can download Platinum Community Edition at no cost and use it to deploy your web project on-line: we will not charge you with any fee.

If you like to take a look at our Platinum Community Edition License (PCEL), please see also our PCEL.

If you like to download now Platinum CE, please go to the Download section.

If you like to tell us about your web project and be listed within our use case list, please feel free to post 'Your Case History with Platinum'.

 

Do you provide ready-made websites?

Yes, we have a portfolio of some templates already installed on Platinum, you can choose from. Should you be interested, please send us an email at sales@cmsplatinum.com.

 

Do you provide support / helpdesk to developers and/or users?

Yes, we do provide both support to develop a web project with Platinum and a helpdesk service to Platinum users. If you like to request a quotation about our support/helpdesk service, please contact us at sales@cmsplatinum.com.

 

What kind of skills should a user have in order to manage web content with Platinum?

Using Platinum CMS is so easy, thanks to its user-friendly Graphical User Interface, an objects tool-bar and drag-and-drop feature. Hence, Platinum can be used by non-technically skilled people: no knowledge about HTML or other web technologies are compulsory.

 

How long does it take for a non-technical user to learn how to manage web content with Platinum?

Usually, a 1-day training session can be enough to learn how to manage content with Platinum: content structure (sitemap), editorial content editing, SEO-oriented content editing are very easy activities to carry out with Platinum.

 

Platinum CMS meets YOUR needs as...

Your needs as a Web Agency

Web Agency

Reduced website development & delivery time, with no graphical constraints.
Your Web Marketing & Communication needs

Web Marketing

A content platform that enables you to manage website contents optimized for SEO objectives.
Your needs as a Marketing Department

Marketing Department

Manage the digital assets of your company fully independent, with no needs to ask external providers or the IT department.
Your needs as an IT Department

IT Department

A mature and robust platform suitable to manage the Internet / Intranet websites of your company.
Your System Integration needs

System Integrator

A content platform easy to integrate with external sources (ERP, company DBs, Third-party applications, etc.).
Platinum CMS is integrated with Alfresco
Platinum CMS is integrated with Alfresco ECM, enabling you to access your docs repository from your website.
Platinum has been integrated with several social media & tools, such as Facebook, YouTube, Flickr, Google, WordPress.