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Redis slow session start in Magento

Redis slow session start in Magento

When using Redis to store sessions, you may encounter the problem of sessions that start slowly and issues with reading these sessions. In this article we will look at the causes of these problems by examining the Cm_RedisSession module as an example.

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Magento Performance, Magento

Magento on ECOM Expo Russia 2017

Magento on ECOM Expo Russia 2017

ECOM Expo is the largest exhibition in Russia and Eastern Europe devoted to e-commerce technologies. Every year the exhibition takes place in Moscow, in the Sokolniki Exhibition Center.

ECOM Expo is large-scale exhibition of innovations, technologies, services for ecommerce and multichannel companies. Store owners, retail companies, managers and eCommerce specialists come to get acquainted with the services and innovations of service companies.

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Partnership, Business, News, Magento

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2017!

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Another good year is about to end, and we would like to thank all our clients who were with us during last years.

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Magento 2: How to improve Magento 2 speed for development on local machine

Magento 2: How to improve Magento 2 speed for development on local machine

In this article we gathered the most important performance tips, which will help you to improve Magento 2 speed on your local machine. After applying of these performance tips, Magento 2 will load much faster. You will be able to work in normal way, without long page reloading.

In short, this is a list of speed improvements requited for normal development work with Magento 2.

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Magento Development, Magento Performance, Magento Tips, Development, Magento, Magento 2

Migration to Magento 2: Why migrate to Magento 2, migration process overview

Migration to Magento 2

Magento 2 is released and sooner or later you will need to move your current old Magento store to the latest Magento 2 platform. In this article we gathered a set of recommendations and strategies, which will be helpful during migration planning and implementation.

Hope it will help you to choose the right strategy for your online business and make the whole process clear and smooth.

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Magento Development, Magento Upgrade, Magento, Magento 2

Meet us at Magento Imagine 2016 conference in Las Vegas

Meet us at Magento Imagine 2016  conference in Las Vegas

Hello, my name is Slava Fedorenko, I'm the CPO and co-founder of ASTRIO agency. We are Silver Magento partners and Magento 2 ready agency.

I will attend the Magento Imagine 2016 conference in Las Vegas in April, and will be glad to discuss our possible cooperation in different fields.

I will be in Las Vegas from April 11 till April 14 and in Los Angeles from April 14 till April 16.

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Partnership, Business, News, Magento

Magento 2: How to create your own theme in Magento 2.0

Magento 2: How to create your own theme in Magento 2.0

In this article we will create own Magento 2 theme. We will build it, according to the following plan:

  • Creation of the theme catalog and its declaration
  • Creation of the composer package for theme (optional step). We will not do that in this article, but describe the process.
  • Creation of the registration.php file
  • Images configuration (catalog, product page, etc.)
  • Internationalization and translation
  • Creation of the catalog for static files
  • Defining of the theme logotype

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Magento Development, Magento, Magento 2

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

So as the year draws to a close we would like to thank all our great clients that we have worked with through out the year, and look forward to working with you in 2016.

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