Habitat Sitecore Retail Demo Performance Tweaks

The Sitecore.Demo.Retail codebase is a work in progress that is aimed at adhering to Sitecore Helix principles and favours maintainability over performance improvements. The Sitecore Reference-Storefront on the other hand has many performance optimisations. Both code bases are reference implementations of Sitecore Commerce sites. If you are using the retail demo site as a reference… Continue reading Habitat Sitecore Retail Demo Performance Tweaks

Sitecore Commerce 8.2.1 Pipeline Configuration

There are two approaches for building pipeline configuration. First approach – via Plugin Project This is your standard and preferred approach, where within your plugin you would be wiring up your pipeline block configurations. It keeps common logic together. Second Approach -  via Engine Project This is your fall back for when you need complete… Continue reading Sitecore Commerce 8.2.1 Pipeline Configuration

Sitecore Commerce 8.2.1 – Sitecore.Commerce.Proxy T4 template generation errors

Part of extending the Sitecore Commerce Engine and modifying one of its endpoints or adding a new endpoint, you will need to regenerate the Sitecore.Commerce.Proxy assembly. A Visual Studio project is included in the SDK that contains a version of the Sitecore.Commerce.Proxy assembly that ships with the product. If extending this, you should include it… Continue reading Sitecore Commerce 8.2.1 – Sitecore.Commerce.Proxy T4 template generation errors

Creating self signed certificates programmatically from 32bit PowerShell

I’ve been working with the Sitecore Habitat team to incorporate Sitecore Commerce into the Habitat implementation of Sitecore’s Helix principles. Part of that work saw me contributing some PowerShell scripts to support developer workflows with Sitecore Commerce. There was a lot more contributed than just this one function but this was one area I found… Continue reading Creating self signed certificates programmatically from 32bit PowerShell

Currency set ‘{4B494292-598E-4A61-A156-D7501F7953ED}’ was not found

While trying to install Sitecore Commerce 8.2.1 if you receive this error it is due to your configuration. The Sitecore Commerce Engine is trying to make a request for its configuration in the Sitecore Experience Platform but can’t.     Check some of these things: Review the log file located in the commerce engines website… Continue reading Currency set ‘{4B494292-598E-4A61-A156-D7501F7953ED}’ was not found