JCR Installer Search Path Priority

We faced a problem where a project we were working on wanted to use features in the cq-6.3.0-featurepack-10262-1.2. We ran into an issue where the 6.3.0-featurepack package contains configurations to Demandware. The reason this was an issue is because our project had configuration nodes for Demandware as well. One solution would have been to uninstall …


This Week in AEM… Sling Models in AEM 6.3

Sling Models incredibly useful in AEM development. Anyone who doesn’t take advantage of them is effectively cutting off their own nose despite their face. As Shivani Garg points out “Sling Models has made AEM Development easier”. She has written two articles taking a “deep dive” into Sling Models, aptly named “Deep Dive on Sling Models …


Sling Resource API vs. JCR API

Intro Although many of us have been using both Sling and JCR API, few numbers are publicly available when it comes to comparing performance of both API’s. This subject was briefly touched in a presentation on Connect 2015 by Maciej Matuszewski. This article will strive to highlight the performance of both API’s using simple test …