Zen Garden

Zen Garden is our industry-leading digital experience accelerator for Adobe Experience Manager. It is used by some of the world's biggest brands.

 It puts over a decade of Cognifide’s AEM expertise in your hands, enabling your business users to deliver rich customer experiences faster, without having to be AEM developers.

Change the way you work with the Adobe Experience Manager

First released in 2011, Zen Garden comes with maturity and insights based on multiple Adobe Experience Manager versions and customer case studies. It is recognised by Adobe and used in a number of customer implementations that are hosted by Adobe Managed Services.

Here's how Zen Garden freed South African bank, Absa to take control of their digital experience.

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What Zen Garden can do for you

Zen Garden helps you to deliver exceptional customer experiences throughout the lifecycle of your digital programmes.

During the build phase, Zen Garden..

  • Increases project agility and success rate 
  • Increases reusability of components across multiple sites and geographies
  • Makes it easier and faster for third-party design agencies and UI developers to implement their designs

During the in-life phase, Zen Garden..

  • Accelerates speed to market by enabling content creators to be authors, avoiding developer lead times and bottlenecks 
  • Reduces operational costs by avoiding the need to use costly developers
  • Increases localisation and relevance of content by enabling local content creators
  • Improves governance and adherence to brand standards across sites


The Zen Garden license provides you with maintenance, but also full access to the source code, so there is no vendor lock-in. Contact us if you are interested to hear more about how Zen Garden licensing would work in your business.

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