Analysis of an issue with Sitecore AccessResultCache running full and being cleared continuously despite large cache size

Disaster girl meme adapted for explaining impact of expensive Sitecore item query on AccessResultCache

We recently had a situation, where we quickly had to grab a virtual whip in order to tame the Sitecore AccessResultCache from going crazy – in terms of reaching it’s allocated size within seconds and thus being constantly cleared by Sitecore.Caching.Generics.Cache

Previewing component personalization conditions in Sitecore Experience Editor not working

Teaser showing a Sitecore component personalization condition preview not working

You may be working with personalization conditions on components in the Sitecore Experience Editor, and when trying to preview any of your condition rules – simply nothing changes.

Store Item „Published date“ and „Published by“ information on each Sitecore item

Sitecore Publish Statistics for Published by and Published date - Teaser

Did you ever miss that Sitecore doesn’t keep track of who published which item(s) at what date? Well, be not sad no longer! In this blog post you’ll find a neat solution to store the „Published date“ and „Published by [user]“ information on all Sitecore items – so it’s finally possible to blame the right person who published too many items once again 😉 Weiterlesen

Federated Authentication in Sitecore 9 using ADFS 2016

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In this blog you will find out how to configure Sitecore 9 to allow federated authentication with ADFS 2016 using OpenID Connect protocol and how to map some ADFS user attributes into Sitecore user profile. Weiterlesen

Upgrading to Sitecore 9.0 Update-2 and later versions might change the order of renderings

Sitecore 9 Update 2 change order of renderings - Teaser

After running the Update Installation Wizard for a Sitecore solution from Sitecore 8.1 Update-1 to Sitecore 9.0 Update-2 we discovered that the order of most of the renderings on page items had changed. Beforehand we already tested an upgrade with Sitecore 9.0 Update-1 for this solution and it worked perfectly fine. This implied that something must have changed between Sitecore 9 Update-1 and Update-2. Weiterlesen

Delivering multilingual content using Sitecore: the right content in the right language for your visitors

Sitecore Delivering Right Content in Right Language - Teaser

This article describes a working approach and use case for evaluating your website visitors country and language preferences, in order to deliver them the right content in the right language using the Sitecore Experience Platform. Weiterlesen

How to create a simple SXA component

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SXA contains the Toolbox feature, which provides Authors the possibility to drag and drop several components in order to add it to pages in the Experience Editor. You can also create a custom component and use it in the Toolbox like … Weiterlesen