Zope Corporation, a leader in open source content management (CMS) space announced today the launch of Zope Japan Corporation. Zope Japan will deliver web content management (CMS) services, solutions and products throughout Japan and to other parts of Asia.
The organization will be headquartered in Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo and is a group company of Open Source Japan, Ltd.
Zope is the premier open source CMS software with a global developer community in excess of 20,000 engineers. Zope is a powerful implementation platform for the development and management of large scale, robust web sites, such as US NAVY, NASA, NATO, Bank of America, VIACOM, as well as universities, telcoms and newspapers.
It is rapidly gaining traction and popularity in Japan, and is in use at major media companies, such as Mainichi Newspaper, Nikkei BP. The Japan Zope User's Group has more than 1000 members.
Rob Page, CEO of Zope Corporation and a co-founder of the Company, says, “We are very excited about founding Zope Japan Corporation. We see this as an opportunity to work with this world-class team in Japan to deliver our Zope solutions and products to the growing Japanese marketplace. We know Zope software will contribute to enhance the already efficient and effective Japanese business solutions by delivering the ability to build flexible, scalable websites for customers and vendors. We will work closely with Zope Japan's staff to deliver the Zope products and solutions in Japan quickly.”