Glossary

AWS

Amazon Web Services offers reliable, scalable, and inexpensive cloud computing services. ree to join, pay only for what you use.

Linode
Linode.com is an American privately owned virtual private server provider company

based in Galloway, New Jersey, United States.

DigitalOcean
DigitalOcean, Inc. is an American cloud infrastructure provider

headquartered in New York City with data centers worldwide.

ZODB

A native object database for Python.

Barceloneta

The default theme for Plone 5.

CSS

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is a stylesheet language used for describing the (most of the times visual) representation of web pages.

Diazo

Diazo allows you to apply a theme contained in a static HTML web page to a dynamic website created using any server-side technology.

Grunt

The JavaScript Task Runner. Automates the creation and manipulation of static assets for the theme.

Less

A dynamic stylesheet language that can be compiled into CSS (Cascading Style Sheets).

NPM

npm is a package manager for the JavaScript programming language. It is the default package manager for the JavaScript runtime environment Node.js.

TTW

Through-The-Web, changes in the browser.

S3

Amazon S3 - Object storage built to store and retrieve any amount of data from anywhere.

NFS

Network File System.

Amazon Opsworks
AWS OpsWorks is a configuration management service that uses Chef,

an automation platform that treats server configurations as code.

Ansible
Ansible is an open source automation platform.

Ansible can help you with configuration management, application deployment, task automation.

Chef

A configuration management tool written in Ruby and Erlang.

CloudFormation

AWS CloudFormation gives developers and systems administrators an way to create and manage a collection of related AWS resources, provisioning and updating them in an orderly and predictable fashion.

Travis CI

Travis CI is a hosted, distributed continuous integration service used to build and test software projects hosted at GitHub. Open source projects may be tested at no charge via travis-ci.org.

Solr

Solr a the popular, blazing-fast, open source enterprise search platform built on Apache Lucene.

ZCML

The Zope Configuration Mark-up Language.

Diazo

Diazo theme engine guide Diazo allows you to apply a theme contained in a static HTML web page to a dynamic website created using any server-side technology.

Dexterity

Dexterity, the base framework for building content types, both through-the-web and as filesystem code for Zope.

Dublin Core

The Dublin Core Schema is a small set of vocabulary terms that can be used to describe web resources (video, images, web pages, etc.), as well as physical resources such as books or CDs, and objects like artworks.

ZMI

The Zope Management Interface. The ZMI is a direct interface into the backend software stack of Plone. While it can still serve as a valuable tool for Plone specialists to fix problems or accomplish certain tasks, it is not recommended as a regular tool for Plone maintenance.

XML

The Extensible Markup Language.

XSLT

The Extensible Stylesheet Language Transformations. A language which defines elements to describe transformations to be applied on a document.

XPath

XPath (XML Path Language) is a query language for selecting nodes from an XML document.

ZCML

The Zope Configuration Mark-up Language.

ZMI

The Zope Management Interface. The ZMI is a direct interface into the backend software stack of Plone. While it can still serve as a valuable tool for Plone specialists to fix problems or accomplish certain tasks, it is not recommended as a regular tool for Plone maintenance.