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Dream. Dare. Do – that is Suyati’s work principle in a nutshell.

Feb
27
2014

So long. And thanks for all the fish!

I can’t write this blog. I can’t seem to finish this. But I have to write this farewell blog. I have to. It hurts. But the time has come to say "Good Bye" to Suyati. I can’t stop thinking of...

Feb
21
2014

Ektron webinar: It was all about tasting victory in the first attempt…!

Our first Ektron webinar Hosting a webinar isn't new for Suyatians. But hosting an Ektron webinar was new to us. Ektron developers in Suyati are always busy with their ongoing CMS, migration, upgradation and plugin development projects. Does that means...

Feb
12
2014

Integration of Enterprise Applications made simple with Ektron- A Glimpse of our upcoming webinar

Ektron’s DxH DxH, one of the most terrific releases from Ektron so far..!This product was shipped with Ektron 8.6, and evolved with the release of Ektron 8.6.1 and Ektron 9.0. DxH acts as a marketing middleware for Ektron WCM. Primarily...

Dec
31
2013

Authenticating SharePoint Online 2013 from a .NET Application

Recently I got a requirement from one of our clients to develop a .NET Application that communicates with SharePoint online 2013.Since I am a newbie to SharePoint Online, I wasn't quite sure about the way I have to authenticate the...

Dec
30
2013

We don’t just write code; we even run marathons

Yesterday was not just another Sunday for a few Suyatians. For six of them, it was an epic day where they faced a very different challenge for the first time in their lives. Running a half marathon..! Maiden Kochi international...

Dec
17
2013

Optimize your website for Mobile with Ektron: Part - III

This blog post is a follow up of earlier posts in Ektron-Mobile series. If you haven’t gone through them yet, here are the links. http://suyati.com/optimize-website-mobile-ektron-part-1/ http://suyati.com/optimize-website-mobile-ektron-part-2/ Take your time to read them and come back. I will be here! In...

Nov
22
2013

SCRUM Training: Finally I learnt how to make a paper plane..

SCRUM Training: Finally I learnt how to make a paper plane.. We had a two-day SCRUM training session at Suyati as part of our tech workshop. Our certified scrum business analyst Praveen was in charge of the training. As the...

Nov
07
2013

Optimize your website for Mobile with Ektron: Part-II

Let me start of this blog post with the assumption that you have gone through the first part of this blog series. If not, go through the earlier blog post here, I am waiting!! In the earlier blog post we...

Oct
31
2013

Optimize your website for Mobile with Ektron: Part-I

So you have a website powered with Ektron CMS, and now you started thinking about providing a great web experience for your web site visitors across multiple channels. Yes! This is the high time; if you still lack mobile capabilities...

Oct
04
2013

Empower your marketers with PageBuilder in Ektron

Introduction So you are this typical inbound marketer who wants to do stuffs without relying on the IT department? You don’t really think digging into a development tool and spending considerable amount of time for creation of a single landing...

Sep
04
2013

Accessing Ektron from a standalone application

Have you ever come across situations when you needed the functionality of Ektron CMS in a non ektron instance? Ever tried pulling ektron contents from a standalone application? I have been working with Ektron CMS for the past one year,...

Aug
07
2013

URL Aliasing in Ektron: What does it mean for your website?

We use them every day. Some we remember and type in the address bar but some we don’t recall. Yes! I am talking about the URLs. Tell me how many of them you remember? And what makes you remember them?...

Aug
01
2013

An Introduction to Ektron Framework API

If you are a budding ektron developer longing to learn about Ektron’s framework API, you are at the right place! The scope of this blog post is to provide you an introduction to Ektron’s framework API. In a nutshell, API...

Jul
04
2013

Who will win the Ektron 2013 site of the year?

Can Ektron CMS Evangelists forget the day Nov. 8, 2012? This was the epic day in which ektron announced the very first “ektron site of the year” series award, which is a token of appreciation for the website which “actually”...

Jul
03
2013

Multivariate Testing in Ektron: The race begins here!

Let me start of this blog post with this very question: Who is the ‘Super Hero’ of your website? Is it the stunning, professional design? Or is it the various contents in your website? Or is it the functionalities provided...

Jul
02
2013

Excited about Ektron 9? Here’s a sneak peek!

Ektron officially announced latest version of its core product, Ektron 9 on 17th of June. And guess what? Ektron 9 ships with excitements never before. I was lucky enough to play with the beta version of Ektron 9; here is...

Jul
01
2013

The beauty of CMS Extensions in Ektron

It’s been quite a long time I am seeing so many questions in ektron developer forum regarding customizing the behaviour of ektron. Many of them want to perform some action when something is happened in workarea, the central interface of ektron CMS....

May
08
2013

DeSerialization of Smartform Contents in Ektron

Smartforms are one of the important Content Types in Ektron. They are basically meant to structure or model the content, which allows the content authors to create structured contents. Thus they will separate the content from presentation. Let us look...

May
06
2013

Content Translator Smart Desktop Widget For Ektron

Multi-lingual content improves the popularity of a website and are part of new age marketing strategy. This draws attention to the significance of content translation in a content management system. So how does the popular Content Management Systems translate the...

Apr
08
2013

Ektron’s Digital Experience Hub (DxH): What’s the point?

Ektron is a WCM- an idea that sprouted to allow non-technical users author, manage and publish website content. It also helps allotting key strategic roles to marketers and businessmen for managing a website. Ektron introduced a brand new product called...