An Introduc+on to DotNetNuke Open Source CMS from the Dark Side Please tweet this presentation!#BarCampCHS #DNN
Michael Carnell • On twi<er at @carnellm • Partner in DesignTechWeb • Data Mechanic in Databases and VB • Web Development in WordPress and DNN • This and other presenta+ons ath<p://www.MichaelCarnell.com/presenta+ons
Background DotNetNuke Corp MicrosoJ based Was VB now C# .NET plaMorm SQL Server backend IIS and Windows Server ... and yup, its open source
Edi+ons Available Community Edi+on -‐ Free • community support Professional Edi+on • adds technical support & training • more rigorous tes+ng and cer+ﬁca+on Enterprise Edi+on • adds SharePoint connector
Where To Get Add-‐Ons Open Source Repository • The Forge Commercial Repository • DNN Store • Reviews • Version history • Support
What Version? Current is 6.2 -‐ August of 2012 Coming is 7.0 -‐ Announcing on November 14 Currently 700,000 produc+on web sites
Who Uses It? Over 700,000 produc+on websites • Chrysler • US Military • Verizon • Bose • Motorola • NASCAR And many, many more ....
Some Of Our Sites Lowcountry STEM Collabora+ve The Unitarian Church of Charleston Charleston Regional Arts Alliance Charleston Saltwater Fishing Angel Oak Animal Hospital Bohicket Creek Boat Rentals and more -‐ see our porMolio
Some of the Beneﬁts Corporate support Stable plaMorm Known database Known language Integrates with ADS Integrates with SharePoint and Oﬃce Robust security with user levels and groups
There Are Some Limita+ons Is Windows a limita+on? Seriously? More resource intensive than some Those resources can mean speed Size of the ecosystem But compared to ... WP? Drupal? Joomla?