Linux Journal Press Releases "The Book of Zope"

SEATTLE, WA -- Linux Journal Press, an imprint of No Starch Press, and Zope documentation developer Beehive today announced the launch of "The Book of Zope: How to Build and Deliver Web Applications" (November 2001, ISBN: 1-886411-57-3, $39.95, 520 pp., Zope, the leading Open Source Web Application server and content management system, helps teams of developers cre

Written by the experts at Beehive, "The Book of Zope" is a comprehensive introduction to this powerful product, providing developers and content managers with in-depth coverage of everything from DTML, ZClasses, ZCatalog, and debugging to programming Zope with Python. Readers learn how to:

  • Install Zope on their system or server

  • Use the management screen to develop their site and manage its content

  • Master creating dynamic content with DTML

  • Manage users, roles and permissions both through the Web and programmatically to secure a site and provide personalized content

  • Create custom content with ZClasses

  • Integrate and publish data from relational databases

  • Use ZCatalog to index and search site content

  • Script and extend Web applications using the Python programming language

  • Extend Zope through Python products

Zope runs on Windows and almost all Unix-based platforms, and includes its own Web server, transactional object-oriented database, search engine, Web page templating system, Web development and management tool, and comprehensive extension support. Available from bookstores or from the Linux Journal Store on-line (, "The Book of Zope" is an essential reference for building and managing dynamic Web applications with Zope.

About Linux Journal PressLinux Journal Press publishes books on cutting-edge Open Source topics that help to advance the acceptance and usability of Open Source software. An imprint of No Starch Press (, Linux Journal Press titles are developed in partnership with Linux Journal(

About BeehiveBerlin, Germany, and Washington D.C.-based Beehive ( develops and supports many Zope-based applications for leading European and North American companies, startups, and governmental organizations.

Media Relations Contacts:

Rebecca Cassity, Marketing ManagerSpecialized Systems Consultants, Inc. (SSC)PO Box 55549, Seattle, WA, 98155Phone: +1 206-297-8653 / Fax: +1

Amanda Staab, PublicistNo Starch Press555 DeHaro Street, Suite #230, San Francisco, CA, 94107Phone: +1 415-863-9900 / Fax: +1


Rebecca Cassity is the Director of Sales for Linux Journal

White Paper
Linux Management with Red Hat Satellite: Measuring Business Impact and ROI

Linux has become a key foundation for supporting today's rapidly growing IT environments. Linux is being used to deploy business applications and databases, trading on its reputation as a low-cost operating environment. For many IT organizations, Linux is a mainstay for deploying Web servers and has evolved from handling basic file, print, and utility workloads to running mission-critical applications and databases, physically, virtually, and in the cloud. As Linux grows in importance in terms of value to the business, managing Linux environments to high standards of service quality — availability, security, and performance — becomes an essential requirement for business success.

Learn More

Sponsored by Red Hat

White Paper
Private PaaS for the Agile Enterprise

If you already use virtualized infrastructure, you are well on your way to leveraging the power of the cloud. Virtualization offers the promise of limitless resources, but how do you manage that scalability when your DevOps team doesn’t scale? In today’s hypercompetitive markets, fast results can make a difference between leading the pack vs. obsolescence. Organizations need more benefits from cloud computing than just raw resources. They need agility, flexibility, convenience, ROI, and control.

Stackato private Platform-as-a-Service technology from ActiveState extends your private cloud infrastructure by creating a private PaaS to provide on-demand availability, flexibility, control, and ultimately, faster time-to-market for your enterprise.

Learn More

Sponsored by ActiveState