The Sitecore Install Framework (SIF) uses configuration files to install Sitecore and configure the whole environment. Before you are going to install Sitecore you need to download the right files for your topology. On the download site you can find three different options. For an on-premise installation you will be using the XP Single installation. This will install all the components on one machine. The XP Scaled and XM Scaled are typically used for production…

Before you are planning to install Sitecore you need to make sure that your environment meets all the prerequisites. First of all you need a Windows OS (8.1/10 or Windows Server 2012 R2 (64 bit) or higher) which has the .NET Framework 4.6.2 or later installed. Our latest version (Sitecore 9.0 Update 1) also requires that you have installed the Microsoft Visual C++ 2015 Redistributable. On you Windows machine you should have Internet Information Services…

On May 18th and 19th, the Sitecore User Group Conference was being held in Amsterdam. A conference organized by the Dutch and Nordic user groups. More than 450 Sitecore professionals from over the whole world attended this conference. In the keynote by Lars Nielsen he mentioned that he challenged the Technical Marketing team to build a demo of what you can do with Sitecore today. So that got us thinking, we wanted to do some…