Category: Managed Applications

7 Most Useful Magento Features

Every industry expert uses Magento at some point as their business expands online. Magento has proven to be a robust platform capturing roughly one-quarter of the ecommerce market, and for good reason. The platform is capable of supporting enterprise-level ecommerce merchants. Here are seven resourceful features in Magento: 1. Marketing Automation Automation is one of… Read more »

The Best WordPress Plugins for Increasing Interactions

Increasing interaction helps to improve engagement on your site. Increased engagement has its benefits, too. It improves visibility, promotes loyalty, and demonstrates effective content marketing. WordPress has close to 52,000 plugins as of 2017, and several of these plugins can help technology and enterprise leaders achieve successful interaction. Consider these top WordPress plugins to enhance… Read more »

Top Drupal Modules

Drupal provides content experts with an array of capabilities, including modules to facilitate projects and even the infrastructure to create entire social network platforms. As of 2017, Drupal offers close to 39,000 modules. While there are thousands of Drupal modules to choose from, there are a few that stand out from the crowd. Here are… Read more »

Top 5 Confluence Plugins for HR

Confluence, with its many powerful features, is a solution that offers benefits for all departments of the organization. One department that can use Confluence to its full potential is Human Resources. To exploit its HR-specific functionality, checkout the marketplace. They offer many excellent options for increasing efficiency and collaboration. 1. 360Poll The annual review has… Read more »

Top 5 JIRA Plugins for Marketing Teams

JIRA is a powerful platform, but it doesn’t always hit the mark for your marketing team. If you find yourself in situations where you wish that JIRA had more flexibility and ability to support your marketing efforts, you need to explore this list of the top five JIRA plugins that cover everything from your customer… Read more »

DevOps Part 2: Public Cloud and DevOps Tools Go Hand in Hand

In our previous post, we addressed the confusion that many people have about DevOps.  It’s more than just putting together two critical teams in your IT organization.  DevOps are tools that facilitate collaboration and communication between your development and operations teams, and automate the process of software delivery and infrastructure changes.  You can avoid human… Read more »

A Close Look at AWS

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has become commonplace as the backbone of many businesses’ infrastructure and offers a variety of uses, including being a means for acquiring big data computing and software development. Enterprises and developers can use AWS to create, deploy, run, maintain, and keep track of applications in the cloud. This public cloud computing… Read more »

Let Contegix handle your Atlassian upgrades

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When you are hosting your own Atlassian Apps, upgrades can be the bane of your existence. For those hosting them with Contegix, it’s a breeze…. because we do all the work! Here’s How It Works: From the customer, we request the following information prior to beginning: What specific instance do you want upgraded? (e.g.  wiki.example.com) What… Read more »

Why is Contegix an “Atlassian Expert”?

“DIY” is a great way to save money, but any cost savings come at the price of your lost time. Instead of dealing with your business, you are hammering away at system issues and the 3am support calls. Managed hosting is a good way to save time and money on your end if you can… Read more »

When DBaaS is Right for You

Database as a Service (DBaaS) is a natural fit for cloud computing. Databases are self-contained services, it’s often necessary to access them from multiple locations and different applications, and they often require large amounts of storage that requires careful maintenance. Here are a few instances to help you decide if DBaaS is right for you.… Read more »