Hippo CMS

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Hippo CMS
Stable release 7.9.7 / March 4, 2015 (2015-03-04)
Development status Active
Written in Java language
Available in English (default), Dutch, Italian, French, German
Type Content Management System
License Apache 2.0 Licence, Commercial
Website http://www.onehippo.org/

Hippo CMS is an open-source, dual licensed, Content Management System.[1][2]


There are three components to Hippo CMS:[3]

Delivery Tier[edit]

The Hippo Site Toolkit is the presentation framework, using either JSP or FreeMarker to generate pages. Alternatively a REST API can be defined to serve structured content.


The user interface through which the content management and administrative functionalities can be used.

Content Repository[edit]

All content, metadata and configuration is stored in a modified version of Apache Jackrabbit.


Hippo CMS is available under the ASL 2.0.[4] Some modules are only available under a commercial license.


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