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May
11
2018

A help to convince your partner to accompany you

Picture by freestocks.org from Unsplash Many people tell us: The Hackathons are great, but it is always a hard decision to swap the weekend together with my partner for it. Our suggestion is to bring your partner along and share a fun time in Leipzig. So maybe you discuss with your partner to come along and the […]

Dec
24
2017

Türchen 24: This is Magento Community!

Dear community, Tobias Vogt, from webguys took care of the advent calendar the last years. But as you may know, time can be quite short if you have a good and full life. So it happened, that I asked him on the 27th of November: “What about the advent calender” and the answer was like […]

Dec
20
2017

Türchen 20: Importing a bunch of products using M2IF

M2IF stands for (Magento 2 Import Framework). The idea behind M2IF is to provide a framework that allows developers to implement their own, custom Magento 2 import application. Basically M2IF provides a set of components, that provides the necessary functionality therefore. To make things more comfortable, it comes with a fully functional CLI sample application, […]

Dec
19
2017

Türchen 19: 🐰 Use an AMQP broker on Magento 2 CE. Keep the carrots 🥕.

Well well well. It’s time for Christmas! And as a gift I would like to explain few things about AMQP brokers and how we use RabbitMQ on our Magento 2 CE websites. How does AMQP work? First of all, AMQP stands for Advanced Message Queuing Protocol. It is a protocol, brought to you by JP […]

Dec
18
2017

Türchen 18: B2B Is Serious Business

Now I know B2B is serious business. I mean, B2B has twice the amount of business as B2C. It is so often portrayed as boring with stern looking faces and dark suits but it doesn’t need to be! B2B is the new black. It’s sexy. It’s exciting! And there is so much opportunity that we […]

Dec
17
2017

Türchen 17: The Future of Localiz(s)ation in Magento

🎶 Those of you around for the announcement of Magento 1 may recall one… of the most significant features, of allll… 🎶 Serving catalog and marketing content for multiple locales from one cohesive application instance is a Big Deal®. Those of you who are new (or at least newer) to the world of digital commerce […]

Dec
16
2017

Türchen 16: 6 Ways to be Inclusive in the Magento Community

Am I the only one who finds themselves saying “Yes, absolutely, I’ll contribute a blog post!” and then sits at their laptop with wartime flashbacks of university papers wondering what on earth to choose as a topic? For the 2016 Advent Calendar, I wrote about what happens when the Magento community works together. 2016 was, […]

Dec
15
2017

Türchen 15: Magento Performance Monitoring with Grafana dashboards and alerts

So it’s almost Christmas, nearly a week to go. So in the spirit op Christmas I want to share something with you. People how know me know I love speed. Not the drugs you silly ;-). No, I love the speed of acceleration, the faster the better. That’s why I am a “Speed Junky”. In […]

Dec
13
2017

Türchen 13: Docker, docker-compose und andere Abkürzungen

Denken wir ein paar Jahre zurück, dann gab es dort nicht nur einen Weihnachtsartikel zu Docker, sondern auch einen Hype um Buzzwords wie “Dockerize your infrastructure” und ähnlichem. Als Stalker von Docker, seit seinem Beginn, kann ich heute sagen: “Es ist mehr als reif für unsere Branche!”. Dank “docker-compose” und diesen Tricks aus meinem Workflow […]

Dec
9
2017

Türchen 9: Scaling The Wall With Chains

Working with e-commerce stores, we deal with a large amount of PII (Personally Identifiable Information) and payment details on a daily basis. Customers are putting their trust in us when they enter their details into our site. Hopefully, we can all agree that security is important. A security breach can be terminal to a business, […]

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