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KORU — IoT-Enabled Smart Plant Pot
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What Is Application Lifecycle Management (ALM)?
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What Is a Successful Release Management Process?
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How to Mount a Sitecore License File in Kubernetes via Azure File Persistent Volume
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What Is Digital Twin Technology and How Does It Work?
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Qt Framework and QML
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What Is CPQ, or Configure Price Quote?
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SAP Commerce Cloud
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User Story in Software Development
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SiteCron Integration: a Practical Guide

KORU — IoT-Enabled Smart Plant Pot

In the era of modern IoT technologies, home automation is gaining pace. We automate water and electricity distribution, home/office lighting and security systems. With IoT, you can control what is going on in your home even if you are not there.

Have you ever thought about how to provide proper care to your houseplants when you are away from home? SaM Solutions have created an IoT smart pot to care about your plants when you can’t. In this article, we will discuss this solution and describe its technical features.

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What Is Application Lifecycle Management (ALM)?

Time is money, and IT companies strive to ensure frequent deployment that may happen every day, or even more often. Top-notch ALM tools can help guarantee this level of efficiency with comprehensive techniques throughout the application lifecycle.

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What Is a Successful Release Management Process?

The digital economy we live in enables businesses to leverage many software solutions for their daily operations. Hence, IT companies need to be able to support an ever-increasing number of applications, facing the challenge of delivering software releases faster.

This article talks about release management — a discipline whose importance in the software engineering cycle should not be underrated.

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What Is Digital Twin Technology and How Does It Work?

The ideas of living in the digital simulation of the world or using virtual prototypes of people presented in legendary science-fiction movies The Matrix and Avatar have partially become a reality. Engineers can now create virtual models of objects, processes and large systems thanks to digital twin technology. It may sound surprising, but you can already find digital twins implemented across many sectors, and scientists believe that digital versions of humans will also appear soon.

Let’s learn more about this technology since it’s going to become a part of our everyday life.

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Qt Framework and QML

Frameworks play in favor of effective app development because of out-of-the-box constituents. Their aim is to help standardize the software development process, making it quicker and easier. Qt framework is a popular solution for GUI development. In this article, we will examine the benefits of Qt and QML implementation in the IT industry.

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What Is CPQ, or Configure Price Quote?

Commerce companies across various industries sell complex configurable products and services, the prices of which are not fixed and depend on chosen options and associated parts. It’s a challenging, time-consuming and risky task to configure such products and calculate their prices manually because each component may have dozens of interconnections. Hence, the change of one triggers numerous other changes.

CPQ (Configure Price Quote) software systems help organize a seamless sales process of complex goods by providing automated configuration and price management. Let’s take a look at the working principles of this type of software, its benefits for your business and the leading CPQ market solutions.

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SAP Commerce Cloud

Digital commerce solutions are capturing the minds of business owners by opening up the way to the global market. If you are one of these minds desiring to quickly go to market with a cloud commerce solution that will provide relevant experience to more customers via multiple channels, SAP Commerce Cloud can be a perfect fit for you.

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User Story in Software Development

It is difficult to keep the customer requirements unchanged in the course of software development. When it comes to the waterfall approach to projects, the final ready-made product does not always correspond to the client’s initial desires. With the agile approach, the requirements can change, and all the parties involved have the right to exchange their opinions and suggest adjustments.

Agile methodology used in Scrum, Kanban and Extreme Programming doesn’t need heavy documentation. User requirements are expressed in the form of short laconic texts known as user stories. In this article, we will focus on the concept of user story and learn how to write it.

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SiteCron Integration: a Practical Guide

When you need to perform repeated tasks in Sitecore CMS, you can either schedule jobs using the built-in mechanism or leverage a simpler alternative — the SiteCron module.

In this article, I would like to share my experience of integrating SiteCron as a separate Helix module by adding a new Feature project to an existing solution. In this way, we get compliance with the Helix principles and have the place to store our custom jobs.

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