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From giacomo <giac...@apache.org>
Subject RE: [Fwd: freshmeat project listing for Cocoon]
Date Wed, 21 Nov 2001 21:48:16 GMT
On Wed, 21 Nov 2001, Steven Noels wrote:

> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Gianugo Rabellino [mailto:gianugo@rabellino.it]
> > Sent: woensdag 21 november 2001 16:46
> > To: cocoon-dev@xml.apache.org
> > Subject: Re: [Fwd: freshmeat project listing for Cocoon]
>
> > Here is a small suggestion for a change:
> >
> > "Apache Cocoon is a XML publishing framework leveraging the power of the
> > latest XML technologies. Designed for performance and scalability around
> > the SAX event model, Cocoon offers a flexible and powerful environment
> > based on the separation of concerns between content, logic and style and
> > on a central configuration file which drives the whole processing.
> > Cocoon is able to interact with most data sources (from filesystems to
> > RDBMS, from LDAP to native XML databases) and to serve the content to
> > different devices in different formats (HTML, WML, PDF, SVG, RTF just to
> > name a few). Cocoon can be used both as a servlet or in a standalone
> > fashion."
>
> IMHO, we should also mention XSLT next to SAX - otherwise people could go for the
> Xalan Servlet when looking for serverside XSLT. And 'leveraging' is a big no-no in
> buzzword bingo :-)
>
> Slightly rephrased:
>
> "Apache Cocoon is an XML publishing framework that raises the usage of XML & XSLT
> technologies for content-centric web applications (1) to a new level. Designed for
> performance and scalability around pipelined SAX processing, Cocoon offers a flexible
> environment based on the separation of concerns between content, logic and style.  A
> centralized configuration system and sophisticated caching top this all off and help
> you to create, deploy & maintain rock-solid web applications.
>
> Cocoon interacts with most data sources (from filesystems to RDBMS, from LDAP to
> native XML databases) and adapts content delivery to the capabilities of different
> devices (HTML, WML, PDF, SVG, RTF just to name a few). Cocoon can be used both as a
> Servlet or using its powerful commandline interface.
>
> For interactive webapps, Cocoon offers Actions and support for XSP, JSP and
> Velocity."

Ok, here is what I feel hits the point :)

----------------------------------- oo -----------------------------------

Apache Cocoon is an XML publishing framework that raises the usage of
XML & XSLT technologies for content-centric server applications to a new
level. Designed for performance and scalability around pipelined SAX
processing, Cocoon offers a flexible environment based on the separation
of concerns between content, logic and style. A centralized
configuration system and sophisticated caching top this all off and help
you to create, deploy & maintain rock-solid XML server applications.

Cocoon interacts with most data sources from filesystems to RDBMS, from
LDAP to native XML databases and adapts content delivery to the
capabilities of different devices like HTML, WML, PDF, SVG, RTF just to
name a few. Cocoon currently runs as a Servlet or from a powerful
commandline interface. The choosen design of an abstracted environment
gives you the freedom to implement your own concrete environment to let
it work.

----------------------------------- oo -----------------------------------

Giaocmo

>
> ________
> (1) sorry ;-) - perhaps we should change this to Java web applications?
> Content-centric (still) is more honest I believe.
>
> Not meaning to offend anyone,
>
> </Steven>
>
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