Back-End Development

Browse our library of resources for unlocking the full potential of Brightspot CMS, from back-end developer tools and guides to the best features and insights from our product teams.

Brightspot’s developer guide is intended for back-end engineers who design content models and user-interface customizations.
Looking to learn more about data modeling and back-end development using Brightspot? Start with this training, led by our world-class team of experts.
To celebrate International Women’s Day, our recent webinar on "The Future of Women in Tech" explored some of the varied paths available to women looking to build a career in technology.
Single sign-on (SSO) authentication allows users to sign in once, and then have access to multiple different sites or pages that would otherwise require additional logins. Here's how Brightspot makes this process work and keep our customer's data and systems secure.
GraphQL is a query language that enables the connection of programming APIs that enable headless CMS integrations like those possible through the Brightspot CMS. For digital-media teams, GraphQL supports two of the most important factors in content development: speed and flexibility.
GraphQL, a query language for APIs used in many headless CMS implementations, has enjoyed much popularity in recent years as companies look for ways to remain competitive and appealing to their audiences in an ever-changing technological landscape. But what does GraphQL actually look like, and how is it used?
Headless CMS and GraphQL have been trending topics for a while in the content management space. Discover the benefits of headless CMS and the flexibility it affords digital organizations, plus the power of GraphQL as the query language connecting your APIs to your front-end applications.
With the Brightspot CMS, we take a different approach that combines a more intuitive architecture and flexibility to drive your business forward. And that’s thanks to Dari, a principle that has made Brightspot what it is today.
JAMstack has emerged in recent years as a popular standard for web development. But what is JAMstack, and what's driving its adoption among web developers? We take a look at the pros and cons of JAMstack, and how Brightspot integrates with this approach.
Take a technical deep dive on CMS architecture and the role that APIs play, including the distinction between API-only versus API-first system design.
An API-first CMS provides the advantages of headless CMS—API-only—with rich capabilities like workflow, search and content delivery. With an API-first platform, businesses have the option to use a number of pre-built integrations to save valuable development time and effort.
As a technical leader, finding the right CMS for your organization will require flexibility, and that isn’t always easy for some platforms.

Brightspot means no compromise

Our team's commitment to your success means we truly listen to your needs to build solutions that address your problems the right way and deliver results that move your business forward, every time.
Our API-first and framework-agnostic development platform allows you to use any business logic, any workflow, with any integrations to build custom solutions at speed and at scale.
This is your platform for life. Brightspot CMS scales and extends to deliver on your digital priorities today and all your future content projects.
Publisher-informed and publisher-focused, the Brightspot platform is intuitive and built with content and editorial teams in mind. High-volume content is our specialty.
Brightspot is naturally multisite and multi-language, with an Assignment Desk tool to make content creation and collaboration easy.
Deploy a ready-to-build version of Brightspot that lets you launch your own dynamic digital experiences at astonishing speed.

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With Brightspot's flexible architecture, you can go headless to power an API-first design, use our front-end framework—or do both.

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Brightspot CMS is built to integrate, extend and enhance all your relevant important enterprise information.

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