dotCMS System Architecture documentation for the dotCMS Content Management System

10,000 Foot View: Enterprise Deployment

Below is a high level example of a large enterprise deployment that separates an example DotCMS installation into 5 tiers.

Horizontally Scalable Environment with Cluster Elastic Architecture

Content, Sites and even OSGi plugins can be migrated across environments using Push Publishing and or via Bundles.  dotCMS has been designed to allow you to separate your web sites and web applications into n-tiers so you can design a deployment process that meets your requirements.