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  • 1. Kunena2.0Communication Platform
    Matias Griese (matias@kunena.org)
  • 2. Kunena is:
    Free forum component
    Native for Joomla 1.5 and 1.6
    Started little over 2 years ago
    3 major releases: Kunena 1.0, 1.5, 1.6
    25 minor releases (every 1-3 months)
    Very active developer team
    1.2M downloads (Joomlacode, 5th May 2011)
    What is Kunena?
  • 3. Joomla1.6 support
    Joomla1.6 migration (jUpgrade1.1.0)
    Somenew features
    SolvesmanyMootools & menuissues
    Over 100 bug fixes
    Release at JAB11
    Current version: Kunena1.6.4
  • 4. Easy to upgrade
    Redefines word FAST for Joomla
    Rewritten codebase
    New templatingsystem
    Many new features
    Kunena 2.0 - New vision
  • 5. Images here
  • 6. Upgrade from any Kunena
    (1.6, 1.5, 1.0 and even FireBoard 1.0)
    CSS compatible with many K1.6 templates
    Installer migrates all data for you
    NOTE: Kunena 2.0 is not backwards compatible
    Integrating extensions may need to be updated
    Template changes (PHP) need to be rewritten
  • 7. [Image from installer]
  • 8. Kunena1.6 -> 2.0
    Optimized data model
    200k -> 2M+ posts
    Code optimizations
    Up to 50% better performance
    Intelligent caching
    2-5x faster page loads
    (Numbers taken form live sites)
    Performance & Scalability
  • 9. Kunena1.6: /forum/index?tmpl=component
    ConcurrencyLevel: 5
    Requestsper second: 4.87 [#/sec] (mean)
    Timeper request: 1027.485 [ms] (mean)
    Timeper request: 205.497 [ms] (mean, acrossall concurrentrequests)
    Kunena2.0: /forum/index?tmpl=component
    ConcurrencyLevel: 20
    Requestsper second: 22.74 [#/sec] (mean)
    Timeper request: 879.673 [ms] (mean)
    Timeper request: 43.984 [ms] (mean, across all concurrentrequests)
    Performance testing
  • 10. ObjectorientedKunenaframework
    JoomlaMVC (frontend + backend)
    New templatingsystem
    New BBCode/HTML parser
    New action based ACL system
    Easy& powerful integration
  • 11. Familarto all Joomladesigners
    K1.6 compatible template
    Use your old CSS files
    Allows fast migration
    Modern tablelesstemplate
    Gives better performance
    Easy to work with
    New Templating System
  • 12. image
  • 13. Topic tags
    Threaded and indented layouts
    Category administrators
    Category channels
    Embedded views
    And much more...
    New features
  • 14. Image
  • 15. Integration
    Embedded views
    Communication Platform
  • 16. Many different use cases
    Allow your users to write comments
    Allow your users to discuss in threads
    Create your own forum
    Control who can access your categories
    Use all the features from Kunenawith
    AUP, CommunityBuilder, Jomsocial, UddeIM...
    Integrate To Your Extension
  • 17. How to detectKunena 2.0
  • 18. Embed existing Kunena views into your extension
    Can be used in components, modules and plugins
    Take full control on what will be shown
    And make it look like your own
    Use your own controller or leave it to Kunena
    Embedded Views
  • 19. How to display a topiclist
  • 20. Similar to JoomlaFramework
    Separate to MVC
    High abstraction, easy to use
    Kunenauses it, why won't you?
  • 21. How to create a topic…
  • 22. …and alter it
  • 23. Now subcribesomeone
  • 24. Assign a categorymoderator
  • 25. Working together with Joomlacommunity
    Contributing back bugfixes
    Planning new features (ie. mailqueue?)
    Component & community support will always be free
    Strong demand on paid support (business)
    Beyond Kunena
  • 26. The Kunena Team is proud to announce
    …but when…?
  • 27. Some parts need more work:
    Finish tableless template conversion
    Joomla1.6 support
    3rd party integration
    But – its already stable and in production
    Kunena 2.0
  • 28. Questions
  • 29. Thanks for listening!
    Have a greatJab!
    Matias Griese (matias@kunena.org)