Kentico CMS 5.5 Adds Visual Studio 2010 Support

May 27, 2010

Kentico Software announced the release of Kentico CMS for ASP.NET version 5.5, a new version of its CMS software that provides full support for Visual Studio 2010 and the Microsoft .NET Framework 4. Kentico CMS 5.5 will also include support for mobile websites, and both Facebook Connect and OpenID authentication, allowing users to more easily log into websites without the need to remember individual logins and passwords.

Kentico CMS 5.5 also comes with out-of-the-box integration with Microsoft Sharepoint Server, letting users easily manage content on their SharePoint site and publish it on their Kentico CMS website. Additionally, MetaWeblogAPI integration gives users the option of using editors like Windows Live Writer of MS Word to write and publish their blog posts.

Other improvements include enhanced reporting, improved performance, support of Bing and Yahoo! maps, simplified creation of RSS feeds and numerous improvements of the administration interface.