SOURCE: Sitecore


August 24, 2009 10:25 ET

Sitecore Makes It Easy to Create and Manage Multiple Websites While Maintaining Centralized Control of Brand and Web Communication Strategies

Foundry 3.0 Offers New Advanced .NET Security Controls, Enhanced HTML Newsletter Capabilities, and Silverlight Photo Gallery Support

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - August 24, 2009) - Sitecore, the leading provider of .NET Web Content Management System (CMS) software, today announced Foundry 3.0, a solution that allows organizations to create and manage distributed websites with the security and control of a centralized solution. Sitecore Foundry can benefit many organizations including government agencies and municipalities, regional school districts, dealerships, franchises and non-profits.

With a few clicks of a mouse, and within minutes, site editors will receive an email guiding them through a newly created website with setup and customization options including multilingual support and in-context editing control. Social computing modules offer forums, extranets, newsletter and SMS distribution, activity calendars, and photo gallery and ad spot rotation.

In addition to support for Sitecore's CMS 6.1., Foundry 3.0 now offers significant ease of use improvements including full in-line editing support, new advanced security controls based on the .NET security provider framework and enhanced HTML newsletter capabilities. Enhancements to the out of the box modules include CAPTCHA validation support for the forum module, Silverlight photo gallery support and improved registration form management in the events calendar.

VNU Exhibitions Europe (the Netherlands) is an international exhibition organization that needed a way to efficiently create a large array of websites to support more than 100 events throughout Europe and Asia every year. Working with Sitecore partner, Evident Interactive, a full service Internet company based in the Netherlands, VNU Exhibitions Europe implemented Foundry. "Sitecore Foundry allows our users to create hundreds of websites totally independent of each other," said Wim Weijmans, Manager Marketing Operations, VNU Exhibitions Europe. "Sitecore provides a dynamic environment in which we can create, style and maintain our websites in an easy way and carry out our Web marketing in an efficient way for hundreds of events."

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Sitecore's Web Content Management System (CMS) and portal software solutions enable companies to deliver compelling Web experiences. Sitecore's award-winning CMS software makes it easy for businesses to create and update dynamic, full-featured websites of all types. Sitecore's industry leading flexibility and scalability allows companies to better leverage their content, improve customer experience and drive business growth. Thousands of public and private organizations, including national governments and Fortune 500 companies utilize Sitecore solutions for their websites. These organizations have created and now manage more than 20,000 dynamic websites with Sitecore including Microsoft, Sara Lee, Siemens, Toshiba, Omni Hotels, Computer Associates, ISS and Atlanta Falcons.

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