CMS Fiona 8

Fiona 8 combines the performance of a professional Enterprise Content Management System (ECMS) with a consistent and intuitive user interface.

With CMS Fiona, you can quickly implement demanding websites that integrate with your business processes.

All content is handled in a readily comprehensible manner, which accelerates deployment, reduces redundancy and helps web publishers to work more efficiently.

What's new?

  • CMS Fiona 8 is based on JavaScript and ReactJS, a browser-side web application environment that is fast and secure for the best editor and visitor experience.
  • Websites built with Fiona 8 are JavaScript applications running in the browser, interacting with the CMS to seamlessly provide your content to editors and visitors.
  • Fiona 8 was built primarily for on-premise hosting to give enterprises full control over the technologies used, such as content storage or health monitoring.
  • Our CMS also works with Ruby on Rails, a proven open-source framework specifically tailored to driving server-side web applications.

Features and Benefits Most intuitive content creation, editing, and publishing tools CMS Fiona 8 is based on the same content creation and editing technology as our proven Scrivito CMS. It comes with fully fledged editing and publishing tools that enable users to author and maintain all types of web content, from landing pages to complex, multi-language websites. Our ingenious widget technology makes working with pages and assets a breeze. Boxes, sliders, headlines, images, etc., are the building blocks of your pages. Combine them as desired to give your pages the look and feel you want. Reorganize them using drag and drop, reuse them by copy-pasting them wherever needed. All your edits are saved automatically. The built-in image editor allows content creators to get the best out of their images without having to use third-party software. Uploading images and categorizing them, selecting one for use on a page, etc., is easy with the Content Browser. SEO tools support you with providing sitemaps, page-specific metadata, setting search engine indexing options, defining social media content snippets, and a lot more. Websites built with Fiona 8 support prerendering as well as automatic image resizing to make the pages load blazingly fast on devices of all types, from mobile phones to desktops, responsively. Working copies and live updating for collaborative editing Our working copies are designed to help you easily master the challenges posed by collaborative content production. Being virtual copies of your published content, working copies let you create and edit content individually or as a team or as several teams. You can publish all your changes in one step, or selectively just any number of altered pages.Fiona’s live updating lets editors working on the same page in the same working copy see all the updates made, almost in real-time. Staying in sync has never been easier. Enterprise-readiness through high security standards, flexibility, and extensibility CMS Fiona 8 is easy to set up and host. It is delivered as downloadable components that are ready to run on all major platforms and can be hosted in professional data centers or alternatively connected to cloud services. Due to its versatile APIs and interfaces, CMS Fiona 8 can be seamlessly integrated with your existing IT infrastructure, no matter what technologies you use. Fiona 8 and our Scrivito CMS are fully API compatible. Fiona’s user management includes configurable identity providers, role-based permissions (e.g. for creating working copies or publishing them). Workflows ensure that all the steps required in the authoring and publishing process are conducted in the intended manner and order. Our CMS supports multilingual and international content. Its extensive customization options and integration capabilities help businesses in all industries and of all sizes. Thanks to an easy-to-integrate strict content security policy (CSP), websites developed with Fiona 8 can be effortlessly delivered in a way that is compliant with today's high security standards. Web analytics can be integrated easily for tracking performance and goals using services like Google Analytics. The built-in Elasticsearch engine allows you to provide search functionality to your website visitors and also covers internal searches. Fiona 8 is highly compatible and extensible. The JavaScript ecosystem is backed by a huge community that provides solutions to innumerable use cases related to business functionality, design matters, integration challenges, and much more. Extensive documentation as well as several support levels up to 24/7 are available. Technology and integration options Infopark CMS Fiona 8 is based on universally recognized, fully documented industry standards. Its open architecture allows you to deliver modern single-page JavaScript apps, or web pages generated by a Ruby on Rails app. In both cases, common web standards enable you to easily integrate systems that are based on different technologies or platforms, e.g. enterprise-critical ERP or CRM applications.Infopark's solution represents a solid though flexible basis for quickly utilizing third-party web services (provided, for example, by our WebCRM) and embedding their functionality on your site.

Roadmap Fiona 8 Most important features and updates:Modern architecture consistent with our cloud-based Scrivito CMSEven easier and simpler content editingBlazingly fast page rendering due to a revised templating systemMore engaged website visitors due to snappier user interfaces and website renderingRelease notes for older versions