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Pros
"Easy to work with the solution."

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"The solution is easy to install.""We chose Liferay because it is open-source and that we can make any number of users apply, register into the system and use the system, as opposed to other solutions where the cost is based on user licenses. This is one of the most attractive features.""The look and feel and the user interface are great."

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Cons
"Programming model could be improved, it's a monolithic solution."

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"The integration and configuration need to be simplified.""The documentation provided needs to be more detailed. It's sometimes hard to develop things because the documentation is so sparse.""The plugins should be more affordable."

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  • "It's an open-source structure. Other costs are for professional services to integrate Liferay to other existing systems."
  • "Licensing costs can be very expensive."
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    Also Known As
    Adobe Day CQ5
    Liferay DXP
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    Overview

    Adobe Communique 5 (Adobe CQ5), currently manifested as Adobe Experience Manager (AEM), is a web-based content management system which is developed to help businesses in offering high-end digital experience to their customers. 

    Liferay Digital Experience Platform is an enterprise-grade platform that enables companies to create and connect personalized digital experiences across web, mobile, social, in store and other touchpoints. It provides the technical foundation (deep integration, security and modularity) for your digital business to orchestrate unique customer experiences, as well as business value features to support a deeper understanding of your customers.
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    Sample Customers
    Metra
    Adidas, Carrefour, Cisco Systems, Danone, Fujitsu, Lufthansa Flight Training, Siemens, Société Générale and the United Nations
    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company31%
    Comms Service Provider18%
    Financial Services Firm11%
    Government5%
    REVIEWERS
    Government19%
    Financial Services Firm13%
    Comms Service Provider13%
    University13%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company29%
    Comms Service Provider21%
    Financial Services Firm9%
    Government8%
    Company Size
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    Small Business25%
    Midsize Enterprise13%
    Large Enterprise63%
    REVIEWERS
    Small Business39%
    Midsize Enterprise16%
    Large Enterprise45%
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    Adobe Experience Manager is ranked 5th in Web Content Management with 2 reviews while Liferay Digital Experience Platform is ranked 2nd in Web Content Management with 4 reviews. Adobe Experience Manager is rated 7.6, while Liferay Digital Experience Platform is rated 7.6. The top reviewer of Adobe Experience Manager writes "Easy to use content management platform for anyone requiring a complex web portal ". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Liferay Digital Experience Platform writes "Open source portal platform for multiple user access, but the integration and configuration need to be simplified ". Adobe Experience Manager is most compared with Drupal, SharePoint, Atlassian Confluence, IBM FileNet and Oracle Content and Experience Cloud, whereas Liferay Digital Experience Platform is most compared with Drupal, SharePoint, WordPress, HCL Digital Experience and Sitecore Experience Manager.

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