Sitecore Commerce 9 100: Overview and 200: Essentials Trainings – Developer view

Last year me and my team implemented small solution based on Sitecore 8.2.1. We had tremendous learning curve and gained lots of knowledge. Unfortunately there was no online training available for us at the time we have started so our knowledge was based on our own experience and help of some people from Sitecore. Documentation … Continue reading Sitecore Commerce 9 100: Overview and 200: Essentials Trainings – Developer view

Sitecore 9 Update 2 (Sitecore 9.0.2) Installation

Sitecore yesterday released Sitecore 9.0.2 (Sitecore 9 Update 2). In this post I will describe how to install this latest version of Sitecore. If you haven't so far created VM or configured your machine, follow this post that I have created couple of months ago. It will help you install and configure all prerequisites in terms … Continue reading Sitecore 9 Update 2 (Sitecore 9.0.2) Installation

Searching contacts by email with xConnect in Sitecore 9

xConnect has been introduced in Sitecore 9 to simplify communication between applications and xDB. It has really cool API and can help create true omnichannel gathering / reading of data. Therefore you are not finally storing only "web" interactions but theoretically anything for each contact. By default xConnect has lots of features which support GDPR … Continue reading Searching contacts by email with xConnect in Sitecore 9

Sitecore Commerce 8: Transactions not working with MS DTC on remote SQL server

We have developed small commerce solution last year for one of our clients. Everything was working nicely on our development machines. Adding products into cart was without any problem. Problem When we deployed solution to TEST environment we were starting to receive exceptions like these when adding new products into cart or creating new orders: … Continue reading Sitecore Commerce 8: Transactions not working with MS DTC on remote SQL server

Setting permissions for reading/creating counters in Sitecore 9

Problem After installing Sitecore 9, we have seen lots of warnings in Sitecore Log like below: ManagedPoolThread #0 15:18:57 WARN  Failed to create counter 'Sitecore.System\Events | Events Raised / sec'. Sitecore has no necessary permissions for reading/creating counters. Message: Access to the registry key 'Global' is denied. ManagedPoolThread #1 15:18:57 WARN  Failed to create counter … Continue reading Setting permissions for reading/creating counters in Sitecore 9