This software stack or a set of applications makes using Joomla! development platform easier.
BitNami Joomla! stack simplifies Joomla! deployment and associated dependencies. Joomla! is a Content Management System that can help you create sites of multiple formats. These can range from simple websites to complex corporate applications. The development platform allows users to manage the development of their website through a simple, browser-based interface. Once deployed, even users with basic word processing skills can add or edit content. They shall be able add and update images, and to manage the critical data. Joomla! allows developers to create and include add-ons for further customization. This whole lot software is free source. The stack installation can be in one of several development scenarios. It can be local, it can be in a virtualized environment or can even be used in cloud.
The virtual machines include a minimal Linux OS and will need a fully configured hypervisor. This would need the expertise of an experienced administrator. The cloud images cam help on the Amazon cloud or on the publisher’s pay as you go cloud. These additions make sure the images work right after installation. The installation itself is fairly easy. After installation is done, the images are fully integrated into the environment and are ready to go. These modules are self contained and thus would not interfere with any other already installed software modules. This is a good tool for busy web developers. It should help even beginners starting off on developing a personal site.