Build a Web 2.0 Website
Build Next-Generation Websites with Web 2.0 Features
Innovations in the consumer web have become mainstream. End users now expect websites to facilitate information sharing, collaboration, and social interactions, while web developers need to be able to build these rich user-centric websites in less time. In addition, enterprise Java applications that were originally built around relational databases are missing many modern features in their web interfaces. Using eXo Platform 3.5, Java developers can create new websites and extend existing applications with Web 2.0 features, to significantly improve the user's experience.
With support for the OpenSocial specification, eXo Platform provides the tools web developers need to transform websites into social networking communities. Add rich user profile and activity stream capabilities with eXo Social to foster connections and interactions between website users.
Development in the Cloud
Using gadgets, REST services, and the powerful web-based IDE, every phase of web application development can be completed in the cloud. eXo provides many out-of-the-box apps to add functionality such as Collaboration, Social and Knowledge management to a website, and all the tools developers need to create customized services and gadgets.
Powerful REST API Framework
eXo provides the REST API framework that allows web developers to extend their websites. Add RSS and other user interactivity features, or build mashups to use website data in more meaningful ways.
Video Demo: Creating Web Content
Web Content Management (WCM) tools have made website publishing accessible to nearly everyone. With eXo Platform's WCM tools, it is easy to launch and begin building web pages in minutes.
Learn how to create a new page and add content in this Video Demo.
Video Demo: Building Mashups with GateIn
GateIn, the open source portal framework project co-developed by eXo and Red Hat / JBoss, is at the heart of eXo Platform. With support for the OpenSocial gadget specification, it allows developers to quickly build gadgets and mashups.
Learn more about using GateIn as a mashup development platform in this Video Demo.