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    Using AWS DynamoDB for Magento session storage

    0 Comments · 31 Aug 2015 · Posted in Magento, by Peter Spiller

    DynamoDB is a NoSQL database service provided by Amazon, offering features like easy scalability, high availability and data durability. These properties make it well suited to being used as a Magento session storage engine. The AWS PHP SDK already includes a PHP session handler, so in theory it should be a simple matter of including the SDK and configuring Magento to use it. In practice, it wasn't quite this straightforward.

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    Magento Extension Roundup - July 2015

    0 Comments · 14 Aug 2015 · Posted in Magento, by Ron Carr

    In this month's round up of new free Magento extensions, we look at One Step Checkout, FAQ page, product order history, automated cross selling section and webhooks.

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    CLI image resize memory limit errors

    0 Comments · 13 Jul 2015 · Posted in Magento, by Andrew Rollason

    Resizing images from the command line can cause memory limit errors to occur when using Magento CE 1.8.0.0, EE 1.13.0.0, or above. We have developed a patch to fix the issue.

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    Magento Extension Roundup - June 2015

    0 Comments · 10 Jul 2015 · Posted in Magento, by Paul Hoang

    In this month's round up of new free Magento extensions, we look at self-service customer account deletion, HTML5 form elements, location aware currency switching, Enterprise Edition indexer statistics, and a IP restricted payment method.

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    MageAudit Updated with Report History

    0 Comments · 25 Jun 2015 · Posted in Announcements, by Chris Norton

    Our popular Magento auditing tool, MageAudit, has been updated to collect your reports together for easy historical reference, while we've also added a number of other features requested by our customers, including the option to purchase multiple credits at a discounted rate.

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    Magento Enterprise 1.14.2.0 Release

    0 Comments · 23 Jun 2015 · Posted in Magento, by Matthew Gamble

    April saw the release of the latest version of Magento Enterprise Edition (1.14.2.0), bringing in the usual assortment of new features and bug fixes. While we wait for the corresponding release of Community Edition 1.9.2.0 (1.9.1.1 is basically 1.9.1.0 with the patch for SUPEE-5344 applied), we've put together some notes on the release based on a quick look through the changes.

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    Magento Extension Roundup - May 2015

    0 Comments · 02 Jun 2015 · Posted in Magento, by Andrew Howden

    The third instalment of our monthly Magento extension round-up, where we quickly review some of the more notable free extensions which were released on Magento Connect and GitHub in the past month. This month we look at Magento 2 migration, instant messaging integration, image compression, and more.

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    Magento Extension Roundup - April 2015

    0 Comments · 12 May 2015 · Posted in Magento, by David Erceg

    Welcome to the second instalment of our monthly Magento extension round-up, where we quickly review some of the more notable free extensions which were released on Magento Connect and GitHub in the past month. This month we look at extensions for adding your own custom stock statuses and customer attributes, auto-registering customers on checkout, Instagram integration and more.

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