Kentico Software announces Kentico CMS 5.5 R2 release with General Availability by December 15, 2010

Nashua, New Hampshire, USA, December 08, 2010 – Kentico Software (, the Web content management system vendor, disclosed at the LeWeb'10 conference that Kentico CMS 5.5 R2 will be generally available by December 15, 2010. This new version of their flagship enterprise CMS provides new document and project management, Microsoft Azure support, WebDAV, Workgroups and Sharepoint 2010 support.

Already a key to enterprise Intranets for companies like Brussels Airlines or Shaw Industries Group Inc., Kentico CMS 5.5 R2 extends their intranet platform to include document and project management, WebDAV support, Workgroups and SharePoint 2010 support.

“Kentico has always been a customer-driven company. Extending our intranet offering to include document and project management, and the inclusion of a starter site continues to showcase the value, scalability and stability of our CMS platform for our customers.“ said Petr Palas, CEO of Kentico Software.

Out of the box, Kentico CMS 5.5 R2 includes Project Management that helps users manage, assign and monitor projects and tasks. The new Document Management feature allows users to add/edit/delete documents and their permissions directly from a website without access to the administration UI. With the added support of WebDAV, users can now edit documents directly without the need to save them manually to a temporary location and then re-upload them.

“Several enterprise CMS systems were evaluated, but Kentico surpassed them all. We are now running the latest version of Kentico CMS to support our intranet websites. Our internal business partners love it, and we continue to be impressed with Kentico support. Kentico has exceeded our expectations several times over.“ said Shane Foster, Project Manager at Shaw Industries Group Inc. 

Kentico CMS 5.5 R2 also includes Microsoft Azure support for a single instance CMS installation.

“Kentico CMS sees the cloud as an important step for our customers and Microsoft Azure as the ideal delivery vehicle. The release of Kentico CMS 5.5 R2 provides single instance CMS customers an opportunity to move their CMS systems to the cloud.” said Martin Hejtmanek, Kentico CMS Chief Technology Officer.

Kentico showcases this latest release at the LeWeb'10 conference in Paris, France, at stand D in Eiffel room.

More information about the release is available at:

Kentico CMS 5.5 R2 for ASP.NET can be downloaded as a free 30-day trial at or it can be trialed on-line without any installation at  

About Kentico CMS

Kentico CMS is an affordable Web content management solution providing a complete set of features for building Web sites, community sites, intranets and on-line stores on the Microsoft ASP.NET platform. It supports WYSIWYG editing, workflows, multiple languages, full-text search, SEO, on-line forms, image galleries, forums, groups, blogs, polls, media libraries and is shipped with 200+ configurable Web parts. It’s currently used by more than 4,000 websites in 84 countries. The clients include Microsoft, McDonald's, Vodafone, O2, Orange, Brussels Airlines, Mazda, Ford, Subaru, Samsung, Gibson, ESPN, Guinness, DKNY, Abbott Labs, Medibank, and others. Kentico CMS is available at

About Kentico Software

Kentico Software ( helps clients create professional Web sites, online stores, community sites and intranets using Kentico CMS for ASP.NET. It's committed to deliver a full-featured, enterprise-class, stable and scalable Web Content Management solution on the Microsoft .NET platform. Founded in 2004, Kentico is headquartered in the Czech Republic and has a U.S. office in Nashua, NH. Since its inception, Kentico has continued to rapidly expand the Kentico CMS user base worldwide. Kentico Software is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner. In 2010, Kentico was named the fastest growing technology company in the Czech Republic in the Deloitte Technology FAST 50 awards.

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