ORWELL, Vermont, Sep. 19 -- Digital Spinner, (http://www.digitalspinner.com) a web development and ecommerce solutions company, announced today the availability of the GroupIT Engine (http://www.groupit.org) for PHP, a groundbreaking Open Source content and community management engine capable of powering the next generation of online communities, extranets and intranets. The entire source code of the GroupIT engine is available for download and use under the terms of the "Orchestrated Open Source License (OOSL - http://www.groupit.org/oosl).

Built on the Linux platform, the GroupIT Engine is the perfect solution for corporate, educational and entertainment web sites both large and small. So incredibly versatile, the same engine can power large scale corporate extranets, online niche communities, technical support sites, open source development web sites, online classrooms and online storefronts.

The GroupIT engine installs in less than 10 minutes. Visitors can register, sign-in and immediately contribute content. Less than 20 template web pages effortlessly drive an unlimited number of database-driven web pages and multilingual support is built-in. Any forum can be open or moderated. GroupIT administrators can use the engine as a turnkey solution or, because the entire source code is available, the package can be completely customized to suit the needs of any business entity. Nominal licensing fees for the GroupIT Engine make it affordable for businesses of any size, and it is available at no charge for non-commercial web sites, for internal research and development and for many educational applications.

About Digital Spinner, Inc. Digital Spinner is a privately held company focused on building innovative Web solutions for clients throughout North America. Presently, several companies have taken advantage of GroupIT Technology, including Arete Industries, Inc. (http://www.areteoutdoors.com), Job Village LLC (http://www.jobvillage.com) and Digital Spinner, Inc. (http://www.marketingtool.com). Digital Spinner is seeking its first round of venture financing. For more Information on the GroupIT Engine, please visit http://www.groupit.org.

Requirements: PHPv4, Apache and MySQL.

SOURCE Digital Spinner, Inc. Web Site: http://www.digitalspinner.com