What is WiseMapping Open Source?

WiseMapping is a free web based mind map product. The goal of this project is to provide a high quality product that can be deployed by enterprises, educational and academic institutions. WiseMapping is based on the same code product supporting WiseMapping.com.


Why Open Source ?

In the last years, we have received hundred of mails from different persons asking for:

All this make us wonder “Why if we share our product to all this people and invite them to participate with us in this journey ?” . Well, this is WiseMapping.org :)


WiseMapping has been development mainly in Java and JavaScript.  The following diagram represents a high level overview of the product


WiseMapping is a Java Web 2.0 application to create and share mind maps.
Some of the features worth mentioning:
Mindmap Editor:
  • Add/Modify/Delete topics.
  • Topcis Drag and Drop
  • Change topics shapes.
  • Change topic colors.
  • Change topic fonts.
  • Change topic border.
  • Insert icons.
  • Insert notes.
  • Insert HTTP Links.
  • Zoom In/ Zoom out.
  • Auto saving
  • History recovery
  • Simple layout
Collaborative Features:
  • User’s Personal space of his own mind maps.
  • Ability to invite others to view and/or collaborate with his own mind maps.
User Personal Space:
  • User can create an account and modify account setting.
  • User can create mind maps he created and have been shared with him.
  • Maps displayed in order based on different categories
Technical details
  • Java Development Kit 6 or higher
  • Languages: Spanish, English, German, French, Chinese, Italian
  • Tested on the following Web Application containers.
    • Tomcat 6 or higher
    • Jetty 7 or higher
  • Supported databases:
  • Browsers
    • Chrome
    • Firefox 14 of higher
    • Explorer 8 or higher
    • Safari
    • Opera
  • LDAP Security Integration
  • Fully based on REST Services


WiseMapping Open Sourcehttp://www.wisemapping.org/fea