Cardiff Sitecore User Group November 2018 – Deployments in the post helix / cloud world

This week the Cardiff Sitecore User Group took place and was kindly hosted and sponsored by There was a great lineup of speakers with Ehab El-Gindy, Senior Software Engineer […]

Jonathan Robbins and I presented at the Sitecore User Group Conference Europe 2018 / SUGCON 2018 this year in Berlin at the hosted at the Estrel Berlin. Our slides from the […]

Sitecore MVP Technology 2018

  The Sitecore Most Valuable Professional (MVP) awards for 2018 have been announced and I am thrilled to be amongst the list of Sitecore Most Valuable Professionals for 2018 having […]

Sitecore 9.0 Initial Version Experience Profile Date Issues

Having issues loading Experience Profile data in Sitecore Experience Platform 9.0 rev. 171002 (9.0 Initial Release)? You may be seeing these issues.. When loading the Experience Profile for the first […]

SolrCore Initialization Failures – xConnect Sitecore 9

Since Sitecore 9 was released a few weeks back, I’ve been digging into the new release and there are lots of new things to play with. One of the most […]

Sitecore Code Generation of Glass Models using serialized data with Sitecore.CodeGenerator

I was looking for a way to automatically generate Glass Models for my Sitecore Templates that had been serialized using Unicorn’s Rainbow YAML serialization formatter and came across this post  by […]

Continuous Delivery with Sitecore Revisited – Team City

Last year I wrote two posts about Continuous Delivery with Sitecore Continuous Delivery with Sitecore Part 1 and Continuous Delivery with Sitecore Part 2 Since then I’ve tweaked the deployment process and made […]

Sitecore 8.2.5 Azure ARM Template Gotchas

I am a bit (a lot) late to the Sitecore Azure PaaS party, Sitecore has supported deployments to Azure using Web Apps since  Sitecore XP 8.2 Update-1 (rev. 161115) but have […]

Cardiff Sitecore Technical User Group – August 2017

Jonathan Robbins (@ISlayTitans) and I spoke at the Cardiff Sitecore Technical User Group – August 2017. The talk was titled A developer always pays his tech debts and we discussed going from […]

Sitecore Technology MVP 2017

Sitecore recently announced their MVP award’s for 2017  and I have again been awarded the Sitecore Most Valuable Professional Technologist Award, one of only 215 Technologist awarded worldwide. This year, Sitecore has designated 215 […]