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Improve Sitecore Solr Search Performance with Solr High Availability

The Content or Data is heart of any application and the Sitecore Experience Platform fulfill all the Business needs in terms of collecting and sharing the content.  In most of the organization or projects, the Sitecore Product just being used as a Content Management System and being utilized extensively, and in some organization the Sitecore used as Single source of Content.  For above cases, Content availability is MAJOR requirement, and we can scale our infrastructure to accomplish this. But there are scenarios when these things can’t help.  Let’s understand, how can we improve content availability while accessing Sitecore Content via Solr with the help of example. Problem Statement: The Contoso Corporation is Sitecore Experience Platform to build their corporate website. The website has around 60K visits per day, and website provides resources like documents, product details and articles which are span across multiple categories.  The website consumes the Article fee

Sitecore xDB Migration Using Sitecore xDB Data Migration Tool

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The Sitecore Experience Platform uses separate database to store the Sitecore Experience Analytics Content called Sitecore Analytics Database. Sitecore 6.x.x version uses Sitecore DMS SQL Server database to store Sitecore Experience Analytics Content and Sitecore 7.5.x – Sitecore 8.x it utilizes MongoDB to store the Sitecore Experience Analytics Content.  Sitecore Upgrade Articles: Sitecore Upgrade Process Sitecore Content Migration Using Sitecore Express Migration Tool Sitecore Content Migration Using Sitecore Content Serialization Tool Sitecore xDB Migration Using Sitecore xDB Data Migration Tool We can follow below mentioned path to upgrade the Sitecore Experience Analytics Content from Sitecore 6.6.0 (Initial Release) to S itecore 10.1.0 : Sitecore provides Sitecore xDB Data Migration Tool 5.0 which can be utilized to upgrade xDB data to Sitecore 10.0 from Sitecore 8.0 or later.  As per scenario we are on Sitecore version 6.6.0 (Initial Release) and we must up

Sitecore Upgrade using Sitecore Content Serialization

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 In the earlier Sitecore Upgrade Process article, i explained that how to start with Sitecore Upgrade process and how Sitecore provided Sitecore Express Migration tool cab be utilized to move content from Sitecore Lower Version to Sitecore Higher Version. Sitecore Upgrade Articles: Sitecore Upgrade Process Sitecore Content Migration Using Sitecore Express Migration Tool Sitecore Content Migration Using Sitecore Content Serialization Tool Sitecore xDB Migration Using Sitecore xDB Data Migration Tool In this article, i will be explaining how different Sitecore Content Serialization tools can be used to migrate Sitecore Content from lower Sitecore Version to newer Sitecore Version. For every Sitecore project when we start the project, we always decide in initial steps that how Sitecore Content would be moved from Sitecore Lower Environment to Sitecore Higher Environment by utilizing the available Sitecore Content Serialization tools. In Sitecore development, to ser

Sitecore Error Troubleshooting: Sitecore Multisite Multilingual Hostname Resolving Error

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Problem Statement : The Sitecore Experience Platform provides facility to configure multiple website on single Sitecore instance, and most of us using Sitecore for multitenant and multisite . In one of the Sitecore implementation we were using Single Sitecore instance to setup multiple site with multi-lingual support. For each Sitecore site , we were having multiple languages url to support different languages site like this in following order: The Sitecore Multi site hierarchy looks like: As explained above, we were having multiple languages for single website contosocorp, so we were using Language Selector to redirect user to language specific Sitecore website:   From Language selector, if user select English language, then user should redirect to contosocorp.com website and if user select Japanese language then user should redirect to ja-contosocorp.com website. For language selector to get actual site url we were using Sitecore Site Configuration details like this: var sit