tag : Sitecore

Cleaning up the log files

Since upgrading to Sitecore 8 one thing that I have noticed is that the log files can be quite noisey. In particular when the default log file is set to INFO this line is written a lot… and I mean a L

Fortis Object Mapping Performance - Part II

Last week I wrote a blog on Fortis Object Mapping Performance, I have a few updates! Kam pointed out a flaw in my original code. I populated an array of Fortis objects, but I did not read out a field

Fortis Object Mapping Performance

After the post on Glass Mapper by Konstantin Cherkasov performance, and the follow up by Kam on Synthesis Object Mapping Performance I thought I’d run a quick test of Fortis in a similar situation. Ko

Sitecore 8 and SOLR Upgrading

Just read a great post by Jon Stoneman at Sequence on how to get Sitecore 8 working with Solr. Their experiences are very similar to mine, but I came across some other “gotchas” that I wanted to share

Unit Testing with Sitecore and Fortis - Part 1

This post is the start of a series of articles looking at unit testing using Sitecore and Fortis. There are already a lot of great posts on unit testing with Sitecore using fakes and other tools, so w

Fixing the All Templates Index Field

One of the really nice features in Fortis is the ability to be able to search based on template type. Because we create an interface for every template in Sitecore, we can use the full inheritance tre