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Vaulting to AEM

Image Credit: "DK Vault" By Dinoenthusiastguy Licensed under CC BY-SA via Wikia Using the CRX (Content Repository eXtreme) via CRXDE can be cumbersome especially for testing, the following are easier ways to interact with the CRX via common IDEs. The basic concept is similar to git where as to pull...

AEM 6.1 - Filter RequestDispatcher Forward breaks i18n

I just noticed that on AEM 6, in my Filter, when I call RequestDispatcher forward, i.e. request.getRequestDispatcher(...).forward(req, res);, it cause i18n to break. Here's a snippet of my codes: ... boolean filtered = false; SlingHttpServletRequest request = req instanceof SlingHttpServletRequest ? (SlingHttpServletRequest) req : null; SlingHttpServletResponse response = res instanceof SlingHttpServletResponse ? (SlingHttpServletResponse) res : null; if (request != null && response != null) { // block of codes to resolve the request uri and get the new...

CQ 5.6 Tipping Point

Image Credit: "Woodwards building Vancouver demolition 1" by Tannoy at English Wikipedia. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons. Recently, I spent a bit of time running performance tests against various versions of CQ5/AEM to understand the performance characteristics of the different versions. One of the interesting outcomes of...

August Webinar-Stravaganza!

Tis the season for webinars! 6D will be presenting some great webinars in August.  6D DPS Entitlement System Webinar Tuesday, August 18, 201512:30-1:00pm EST / 9:30-10:00am PST First up, Jason Porath and Charlie Wagner will be leading a webinar introducing the new 6D DPS Entitlement System. This product integrates with Adobe’s DPS and Publish platforms...

Fiddle or Servlet?

Introduced by Adobe Consulting is an extremely useful set of tools for AEM. If you haven't installed them already, I'd highly recommend it: ACS Tools Of particular note herein is the AEM Fiddle tool. Whereas we have wonderful free tools on the web such as JSFiddle or Codepen wherein we...

Three AEM / DPS Tips

I recently created a reference integration between Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) and Adobe Digital Pubishing Suite (DPS). AEM 6.1 ships with an integration between the two tools, along with a reference implementation, Geometrixx Media. This is a very exciting solution, as it allows non-technical authors to publish content to DPS apps. The AEM...