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Upgrading from SDL DXA 1.7 to 2.0 CTP 2

To explore how easy (or otherwise) moving to the new version of SDL DXA will be once it is production ready, I decided to perform a basic upgrade. In this post, I’ll take an out of the box SDL DXA 1.7 install and upgrade it to SDL DXA 2.0 CTP 2 (using the model service,) and find out what’s involved…
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Why? is probably one of the most important questions in IT. When I’m presented with a project or new customer I always think to myself, why are you doing it? When a new customer approaches us at Stage Two, I think Why us? Once we’ve determine the motivations of the project, and we’ve discussed Stage…
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Content Lifecycle

All too often when working with content management and website creation, we become obsessed with moving forward and creating new features and page types as quickly as possible. Moving forward is, of course, very important and doing so quickly and efficiently is vital to every business. However…
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Tridion Developer Summit (TDS) 2017 Recap

Myself and three of the Stage Two team attended the 2017 Tridion Developer Summit (TDS) in Amsterdam earler this year. In recent times, the Tridion Developer Summit has been held at The Eye. However, this year saw a slight update to the scheduling and hosting, with day 1 being held in the Nemo…
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Choosing an Enterprise Web Content Management System

The process of selecting an enterprise content management system (CMS) is a complex (and long) one. There a lots of important steps and stakeholders. However, there are also lots of roadblocks and FUD (Fear, Uncertainty & Doubt) you’ll need to navigate along the way. From my (10 years of) experience…
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