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eZ Platform Multisite & Multiple Repository Configuration

eZ Platform can run with configurations that have multiple separate content repositories. For the most part creating new repositories and sites is self documenting. There is gotcha with setting persistence caching for multiple repositories. This leads to random fatal errors as stash persistence …

Written by Jani Tarvainen on Friday October 16, 2015
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Technology Does Not Matter

I've had the privilege of attending some great events this year: WordCamp, PHP / eZ Publish Summer Camp and finally DrupalCon. These were all great experiences for a professional working with Web Content Management, but the most food for thought came from a much more modest event: A two hour breakfast seminar titled "The right content for the right context".

Written by Jani Tarvainen on Thursday October 15, 2015
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eZ Platform: A CMS built with the Symfony Framework

eZ Platform is the Open Source Content Management Platform from eZ Systems. Previously known as eZ Publish, the first version of the new product was launched in December 2015. Thanks to the Symfony Full Stack approach it is immediately familiar to Symfony2 developers, while extending it with content management features.

Written by Jani Tarvainen on Monday October 12, 2015
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Video: Symfony and Content Management

Content Management may appear simple to a layman, but when you end up working with multiple sites, multilingual, versioning, media assets and real user needs... it is not trivial. Symfony has been adopted by many popular CMSes. That's great news for all LAMP CMS devs!

Written by Jani Tarvainen on Friday September 18, 2015
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Fast CMS release cycles for the win

It goes unsaid that the internet evolves at a rapid pace. Software is very flexible and on the web you can keep on upgrading continuously. It is, however, not immune to history and decisions made in the past. Many traditional Content Management Systems still focus on big releases, just like traditional desktop software has for decades.

Written by Jani Tarvainen on Thursday September 10, 2015
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Dogfooding your REST APIs

RESTful APIs are on the lips of everyone currently. Everyone is got one or will have one very soon. They are always underlined as being full REST APIs. But if you're not fully utilising your API internally, is it really complete and a priority for you?

Written by Jani Tarvainen on Thursday September 3, 2015
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