State of the art open source content management solutions making optimal use of the entire capability of open source software

LAMP Development

Etisbew has a team of highly experienced and proficient individuals in the LAMP open-source development platform, who are highly acknowledged by our customers across the world for the services they have rendered. LAMP is a comprehensive web stack of Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP that has gained a lot of popularity and comprises more than two-thirds of the servers, databases, and scripting languages on the web today.

Etisbew has a very good team in place that leverages the comprehensive developing platform LAMP. We use PHP or Python programming languages, various OS like Windows, Solaris and MAC OS depending on our clients business need. We have also gained great knowledge and skill in using various frameworks like Zend, Ruby on Rails, Cake PHP, Codeignitor, Symphony and more. Our expertise also runs in deploying enterprise and open source Content Management Systems (CMS) like Drupal, Joomla, WordPress and many more.

Highlights of Etisbew's open source practice

  • Experienced pool of LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP, Perl) programmers.
  • High level of expertise in developing web applications on LAMP stack using popular frame works like Zend, Symfony, Cake PHP, Codeignitor etc.
  • Proficiency in Enterprise content management solutions using content management systems (CMS) like Joomla, Word Press and Drupal.
  • Wide experience in building Ecommerce platforms using OSCommerce, Magento.
  • Special expertise in developing applications around social networking, web presence for non- profit organizations and e-commerce based web applications.



PHP Zend framework is one of the widely use framework today and of course for the correct reasons. It is simple, secured and an open source web development platform. It has been successfully used for building scalable, high performance, and qualitative web applications.  Advantages of using Zend Framework for PHP Web Development:-

  • Rapid web development
  • Object oriented programming
  • Low maintenance cost
  • Scalable over a period of time and many more

Ruby on Rails
Ruby on Rails (RoR) is a framework that has been used for developing application quickly. It is said that developing applications is quickest on RoR.
Rails involves advanced application development like

  • COC (convention over configuration)
  • DRY (Do not repeat yourself) and
  • Agile development methodology.

Web application development done in Ruby on Rails is cost-effective, can be done quicker and uses lesser code with the advantage of reusing the code in the development process.

Cake PHP
Cake PHP, just like the other frameworks is free, open source and helps in rapid application development. It helps the developer work in a structured and quick way without losing any of the flexibility. Cake PHP also has an active development community that allows for new feature and improved features constantly.
Some of the features of Cake PHP are

  • Active, friendly community
  • Compatible with latest versions of PHP
  • Code generation
  • Built-in validation
  • Fast and flexible templating (PHP syntax, with helpers)
  • Localization

Like its competitors mentioned above, CodeIgnitor is also an effective framework to develop applications in a structured and quick way. The benefit in CodeIgnitor is that it is easier to learn for the developers and has a number of libraries which can be used and re-used in the current or other projects.
Advantages of CodeIgnitor

  • User Guide -It has a very impressive user guide.
  • Simplicity -CodeIgniter is simple to use and a large portion of the work gets accomplished in the controllers and uploading the libraries.
  • Model Handling- Standard SQL queries can be simulated using few simple commands.
  • Data Validation - A validation class is used to validate data. The data that is sent through the URL is automatically validated by the validation object.

Content Management Systems

Joomla! Development
Joomla is an advanced and great open-source Content Management Systems. It is PHP & MYSQL and free based content management system for publishing and managing content on the web and intranets. It is used commonly across the globe for everything from simple websites to intricate corporate applications which are scalable, simple to manage, and reliable. Etisbew experience in Joomla development enables us to create any functionality in Joomla and utilize to meet diverse business requirements.

Drupal Development
Drupal is an open-source platform and content management system for building dynamic websites offering a broad range of features in developing a variety of websites from personal or corporate websites to community portals. Etisbew's focus on Drupal helps in offering seamless services and skill to develop Drupal based web applications. We can also develop custom modules that can be integrated with Drupal to provide customized solutions to individual clients.

WordPress Development
WordPress is an Open Source publishing system built on PHP and MySQL. It is the largest self-hosted blogging tool and is completely customizable. It complies with W3C standards and changes made to templates are reflected immediately on the site without rebuilding the pages.

Etisbew has vast experience in working on WordPress. We help our clients in building a great and easy to use website using this CMS that provides them with a powerful administrative section where they can control the entire website.

E-Commerce Platforms


osCommerce is one of the most widely used e-Commerce application in the market today. It is an open source solution you can use to set up online store easily and quickly. It's 7000 ad-ons help you in choosing the right features for your online store.  Etisbew has good expertise in osCommerce development, osCommerce design, osCommerce theme and osCommerce shopping cart customization. At Etisbew, your search for osCommerce developers' concludes, as we offer a wide range of dynamic osCommerce services, in addition with osCommerce shopping cart module development.


Magento Open Source Ecommerce platform is an assembly of various groups of e-commerce modules pieced together and is also known as open source e-commerce solution. Magento offers flexible and feature-rich solutions that cater to a range of business be it small, medium or large. They offer two products, one for small businesses and the other for medium and large business catering to their budgets.

Etisbew helps you with customization of Magento, tailoring it to your exact needs and budgets. Etisbew ensures that the solution developed for your organization is available to you in the quickest time and enhances your business processes with immediate effect.