Building your own module for Sitecore Marketplace

1. Why build a module in the first place? I was always bought into the idea that the Marketplace was an area where other developers could show off their amazing development talent by creating some fantastic module that would help someone or some business with some every day problem. This could simply be a diagnostic […]

My learnings from Sitecore Symposium Barcelona 2014 – From placeholders to Sitecore 8 and the experience database

First conclusion: Sitecore is not a (web) content management system. “What did you drink?” you’ll be thinking… but this is one of the key concepts the Sitecore guys managed to convince me of: Sitecore is a marketing platform, which includes a (very good) CMS. If you think about it, it makes sense… Yes, Sitecore has […]

9 things I learnt from the Sitecore 8 Symposium in Barcelona

9 things I learnt from the Sitecore 8 Symposium in Barcelona by Alan Yip, Senior Sitecore Consultant@ClearPeople The symposium showcased a lot of new features in Sitecore 8 and I was privileged to be part of the devoted crowd witnessing something of a new age in the CMS platform. The main focus of Sitecore 8 is […]

Pro-active approach to provide support for Sitecore applications

Pro-active approach to provide support for Sitecore applications by Ravikiran Gokaraju Senior Sitecore Developer@ClearPeople Monitoring Sitecore applications is an absolute necessity if we need to pro-actively deal with issues that occur on applications before the client reports them. Sitecore does log everything to log files using Log4Net, which is really useful for monitoring the application […]

Consultagency

Consultagency  A new hybrid breed of business offering technical consulting with digital agency services. by Wes Hogg, Digital Strategy Services Director@ClearPeople We know it’s a bit of a mouthful, but it’s the best way of describing what we are! Our mission is to bring clients’ internal and external worlds together, fusing the skills of technical consulting […]

Is your storage growing faster than your Storage strategy ?

Is your storage growing faster than your Storage strategy?  Introducing Cloud Integrated Storage (CiS), your key to a scalable and cost effective platform by Gurmail Singh, Alliance Director@ClearPeople The number of worldwide email accounts was projected to increase from over 2.9 billion in 2010 to over 3.8 billion by 2014 Enterprise Storage Requirements are increasing […]

Seamless front end integration – myth or matter of fact?

Seamless front end integration – myth or matter of fact? by Jonathan Hodson, Senior Front-End Developer@ClearPeople In my time working on a wide variety of different solutions I have developed boilerplates and all kinds of frameworks that make my life easier but none that make the entire production teams and customer’s lives easier… until I […]

60-80% TCO with Microsoft Cloud Integrated Storage vs Traditional SANs – Is your storage strategy growing before your Data?

Microsoft Cloud Integrated Storage vs Traditional SANs by G. Singh, Microsoft Technologies Director@ClearPeople As  Microsoft has become a “devices & services” company, devices are no longer limited to just to phones, tablets and consumer services; they can also be data centre infrastructure products. The same way that client/server architectures reshaped enterprise computing in the 1990s, device and service designs […]

SharePoint 2013: Choosing the Right Colours

​SharePoint 2013: Choosing the Right Colours by Ian Jackson, Front End Developer@ClearPeople In front-end development, the first step we take when styling a web site is to focus on the branding (font-sizes, line-heights, margins, and padding of the primary html elements). We also focus on the brand colours, and define them on the base elements […]