Journey from an Intern to Solutions Team Member: Part 3 of 3

January 19, 2017 - 18:15

The existing site on the Kanji project had a lot of complex customizations and above all it was in Drupal 6, using Ubercart. Keeping this in mind, I discussed this with Technical team and suggested to the client that, it will be better if we could separate the current site from the marketplace and start a new D7 site with Drupal commerce enabled.

Step by Step PF payment procedure through the new EPFO Unified Web portal

January 18, 2017 - 18:32

With effect from January 2017, the ECR format has been revised and it will be UAN based without the erstwhile member id. The below step by step procedure will make it easier for making the new EPF payment. The UAN number can be generated instantly by providing AADHAR number. Also, AADHAR has been made mandatory for the generation of UAN Numbers.

Journey from an Intern to Solutions Team Member: Part 1 of 3

January 18, 2017 - 15:17

The initial days

I joined Zyxware in February of 2012 as an Intern. I just graduated fresh out of college and was not at all aware of how corporate life functions. I remember hearing my cousins/seniors talk about clients, projects, on sites etc. All this fascinated me deeply though I never really understood what it meant.

When is Drupal the right choice for a website?

January 12, 2017 - 13:05

There has been an argument raging on the web that Drupal is a beast when it comes to building websites, or it is not as easy to build as WordPress but it is very secure and scalable. While others argue that Drupal is the best choice! Here we would like to point out what Drupal is best suited for when it comes to building websites.

Technology trend projections for 2017

December 30, 2016 - 17:18

There is a paradigm shift in the way technology has evolved in the last few decades. The rate in which technology is growing has also multiplied and is exponentially developing in the recent years. As we draw close to the end of 2016 it would be invigorating to project the trends for 2017, and see how it plays. As it stands let us look at some of the technologies that are projected to top in 2017.

[Drupal] How to programmatically uncheck 'Generate automatic url alias' option for a specific node editing form in Drupal 7?

December 30, 2016 - 15:31

In one of my work, I want to programmatically uncheck the checkbox option of 'Generate automatic url alias' for a specific node editing form. For this, I have created the following form alter for the content type. I have added a custom after build function for the necessary content type in the form alter.

Zyxware: World #3 in Drupal Marketplace

December 23, 2016 - 15:08

Zyxware Technologies is now in the third position at the marketplace, a coveted spot right behind MD Systems and Acquia. Yes, we are tooting our own horn, but it has been quite an uphill journey these last ten years of our existence.

How to secure your organization from cyber attacks

December 20, 2016 - 17:32

According to a recent British government research, two third of large UK businesses are hit by cyber breach or attacks in the last year 1. The British government is urging business to protect themselves against cyber attacks. Cybersecurity measures can be to a large extent handled proactively with a well mapped out strategy that is reviewed continuously.

What is TestLodge?

December 19, 2016 - 16:02

TestLodge is a test management tool which is used to store information such as how testing is to be done, plan the testing activities and report the status of quality assurance activities. It has reasonable price plans and can be used owning to its simple interface and its non-complexity.

BPMN Swimlanes

December 08, 2016 - 15:44

Like flowcharts, BPMN (Business Process Model and Notation) diagrams uses a set of standard symbols. Each shape conveys a specific meaning and business context, where it’s most appropriate.

BPMN Artifacts

December 08, 2016 - 15:43

Artifacts represent the informations relevant to the model, and to individual elements within a process. There are three artifact types, they are annotations, groups, and data objects. All three were used to augment and describe BPMN processes.

Explanation for BPMN symbols

December 08, 2016 - 15:42

Like flowcharts, BPMN (Business Process Model and Notation) diagrams use a set of standard symbols. Each shape is having a specific meaning and business context where it’s most appropriate. If you become overwhelmed while drawing your BPMN chart, simply check this guide.

How to create a new conference using SOAP API in the openmeeting

December 07, 2016 - 13:09

OpenMeeting is an open source and independent alternative for Google Hangouts. It allows video/audio conference, collaborative editing, screen sharing, instant messaging etc. OpenMeeting community provides plugins for integrating to common platforms like moodle, Sakai, Jira, Joomla, Bitrix, Confluence, SugraCRM, Redmine. Unfortunately, the Drupal plugin for openmeeting is not opensource.

How Acquia Lift Helps E-Commerce and Media Companies

December 07, 2016 - 10:55

Today’s digital experiences must travel far beyond mere customer segmentation, delving deep into individual mindsets. Acquia Lift technology helps organizations deliver stunning digital experiences that translate into revenue generation vehicles. Acquia Lift, when deployed with Drupal, can serve as a single platform for customer engagement across attitudes, preferences, marketing channels, times and devices.

[SOLVED] How to install Docker in Ubuntu?

December 06, 2016 - 12:37

Docker is an open source platform for system administrators and developers to build, ship and to run distributed applications, whether its on the cloud, data center VMs, or on the laptops. Docker helps to automate the deployment of Linux applications inside software containers.