First public release of Alkacon OAMP GeoMap Module for OpenCms

The new OAMP GeoMap Module from Alkacon Software makes it easy to create a full-featured KML-ready Google Maps Widget in OpenCms without knowledge of HTML. Highly configurable regarding map size or type and zoom level and fits seamlessly in the website's template. Applicable, wherever locations or directions should be visualized.

Online PR News – 16-February-2011 – – The new OAMP GeoMap Module, which is available now for download from, adds a full-featured and highly customizable Google map widget to an existing OpenCms installation without knowledge of HTML.

The complete configuration is done in just one file. Multiple Locations can be selected by address or GPS-like coordinates. The interactive graphical user interface makes it easy to resize the map or change the zoom level or map type.

The OAMP GeoMap Module supports the KML file-format for Google maps. Existing KML data can be loaded from OpenCms' virtual file system or via URI from a remote server.

Application possibilities reach from holiday blogs, event promotion to a business site's contact information.

The automatically generated map integrates seamlessly in the individual corporate site template.

The module is available with full source code and documentation.

All Alkacon OAMP modules are released as full Open Source under the GNU GPL version 3. The source code of the modules is freely available in the public CVS of

OpenCms is a complete and powerful open source web content management system. OpenCms provides powerful features especially suited for medium and large enterprise internet or intranet applications.

OpenCms is based on Java and XML technology. It can be deployed in an open source environment (e.g. Linux, Apache, Tomcat, MySQL) as well as on commercial components (e.g. Windows NT, IIS, BEA Weblogic, Oracle).

As true open source software, OpenCms is free of licensing costs.

About Alkacon Software GmbH
Alkacon Software GmbH provides its customers with support, training and consulting services for OpenCms. Alkacon Software GmbH is dedicated to developing first class products and solutions for OpenCms installations. Alkacon Software GmbH is the official maintainer and the major contributor for OpenCms.

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