Category : Tools

Configuring SolrCloud for xConnect

Sitecore had a documentation page on their old doc site which detailed out how to setup Solr cloud for xConnect. That page has since been taken down and doesn’t appear to have been migrated to the new doc site. Luckily, I was able to find it cached. This blog post contains information taken from that

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Synthesis Solr Support Now Available (Beta)

Solr Support is Finally Here! History Three years ago, Jeff Darchuk set out with a mission: Add Solr Support to Synthesis. It was nearly finished, but the pull request never made it in. It’s been a requested feature for quite some time, and I’m happy to announce it’s finally here! What’s the Deal? I’m releasing

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Tips and Tricks: Git Check-Ignore

Have you ever found yourself wondering “why in the world is git ignoring this file!?” Have you spent countless minutes combing over every line of a .gitignore to try to determine what obscure rule is preventing your file from being committed? Have you ever been so frustrated with git, that you bit your computer? I

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Octopus: Build Once, Deploy Many

The Problem I had to setup a production environment for a client who had a development environment, a QA CM, two QA CD’s, a production CM, and 2 production CD’s. These machines are behind all sorts of firewalls and on different subnets. The normal robocopy procedure wouldn’t have been easy. On top of that, the

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