Mediasurface Announces New Version of CMS

Nov 08, 2005

Mediasurface, an AIM listed content management provider, has launched the latest version of its content management suite (CMS). Mediasurface v5.3 introduces Instant Site, a new feature that enables the creation of Web sites in minutes.

With Instant Site, part of Mediasurface v5.3, business users select templates, page layouts, and component pages to build a fully managed site, which adheres to corporate branding and accessibility standards. Mediasurface's Instant Site feature enables IT to the supply business users with a framework of business components such as, FAQ pages, a Search facility, or whole sets of pages. Mediasurface v5.3 now also includes a content classification tool. The new Taxonomy Browser enables editorial users to identify and select keywords and phrases to ensure content is tagged correctly. It includes a searchable tree-structured representation along with sophisticated facilities like predictive typing and identification, and an intelligent suggest feature to help users find the preferred term. The system can also be configured to work with multiple taxonomies such as the Integrated Public Sector Vocabulary or Government Category List.

Mediasurface v5.3 increases support for managing multiple Web sites, allowing the user to track content throughout the entire business operation. Content can be shared across all internet, intranet, and extranet sites. By using the new Content Tracker, an impact analysis can be carried out on changes to content that is shared across these sites. Mediasurface v5.3 is now available as a free upgrade to existing Morello customers.