Category Archives: .NET

Cloning presentation details and associated datasources with Sitecore SXA

A recent investigation into a client requirement based on a Sitecore SXA project took me through a discovery of a value added functionality that can be re-purposed for other SXA projects and perhaps for the Sitecore community. The version of … Continue reading

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Upgrading Sitecore 6.6 to Sitecore 8 – SolrCloud (Part 1 of 2) – Sitecore and Solr Cloud Integration

Many thanks for staying patient with me on this post. I have finally able to get some time to write this article and am much excited to share my achievements on solutioning and implementing a production level SolrCloud configuration for one of … Continue reading

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Sitecore 8 Upgrade: Lessons Learned

In my first Sitecore 8 Upgrade use case, described in my Upgrade from Sitecore 6.6 to Sitecore 8 series, I learnt several valuable lessons along the way. I will not be able to spell all those out for you. Therefore I decided … Continue reading

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Sitecore Azure 7.2 – My First Sitecore Azure Evaluation Story

Recently, I had a chance to run a ‘pilot’ project for a customer to demonstrate to them the capabilities of automating their Sitecore deployment with Sitecore Azure 7.2. Sitecore Azure is a Sitecore module developed to ease deployment of your Sitecore … Continue reading

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Sitecore CT3 ClayTablet – Part 1

Recently, I had the opportunity to install, configure and integrate Sitecore Claytablet Translation Connector (as known as CT3) for implementing a multilingual solution to one of our Sitecore CMS integrated client projects. In this article, I am going to refer … Continue reading

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Setting up Jenkins as a CI Server for .NET 3.5/4.0/4.5 projects using BitBucket

Recently, I joined a team at Tribal DDB Melbourne. I had convinced my team of developers to adopt an approach to streamline deployments of the various projects for our clients. I endeavored upon to look at Jenkins (previously named Hudson), … Continue reading

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Melbourne Summer Cycle 2011

A calm, cooling and sunny day. A perfect start to the summer / autumn adventure of cycling. My mate, Sam and I took off on our bikes early for the Melbourne Summer Cycle 2011, a charity ride event organised in … Continue reading

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