Introduction to AbleCommerce Gold

Posted 2/25/14
This is a series of AbleCommerce posts that will introduce the AbleCommerce Gold platform, architecure and features. My name is Anthony Antony and I am a Sr. Project Lead for the Application Development group at Dunn Solutions Group.  This first post will focus on AbleCommerce Gold and the benefits of using this platform. To get us started here are some of the general types of...

Building Hybrid Mobile Apps with Native Performance, Rapidly

Iat Ieong
Posted 2/18/14
Introduction Building cross-platform mobile apps traditionally would mean that one has to know Java (for Android), Objective C (for iOS), and C# or Visual Basic (for Windows Phone). Since each platform uses a different programming language and has unique platform specific functions, it's nearly impossible for them to share a common codebase. If I were to develop an app that would run on...

Liferay 6.x Integration with Amazon EC2

Posted 1/29/14
Liferay 6.x Integration with Amazon EC2 In this post we will explore: What is Amazon EC2? Steps to create and configure Amazon EC2 instances How you can integrate your portlet with Amazon API and access EC2 instances from your local web portal A case study on how to deal with instance related actions. What is Amazon EC2? Amazon provides web services and a web...

Liferay 6.2 New Features: In-Place Blog Editing, Recycle Bin and Document Management

Posted 1/15/14
Liferay 6.2, the latest release, is already making history with over 60,000+ downloads worldwide. The reason for its popularity is the big leap taken by Liferay in terms of UI and other exciting features. In earlier posts we have discussed major features like UI enhancements and Site Hierarchies; in this post we will discuss additional features which are not complex, but interesting, and...

Liferay 6.2 New Features: Site Hierarchies

Posted 1/9/14
In continuation of our  previous post  that talked about Liferay 6.2's new features and UI enhancements, we will continue with another feature- “Sites Hierarchies”. Since the launch of Liferay 6.0 portal framework, Liferay has been constantly evolving the concept of “Communities”(referred as “Sites” since Liferay 6.1). Sites are used to organize content, pages, documents and user...