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Perficient Listed as Mid-Size-Consultancy in Adobe Implementation Service Providers Report

Adobe is a top digital experience platform with a suite of solutions to enhance brands’ customer experience. To utilize its full breadth and complexity of components, Adobe partners offer unique capabilities and insight, along with certified Adobe experts. This is where Perficient excels as a digital consultancy with more than eight years of Adobe partnership […] Resizeimage 13

Perficient Named Adobe Platinum Partner

We are thrilled to announce that Perficient Digital has earned its Adobe Platinum partnership designation. Adobe recognizes Platinum partners as companies with specialized Adobe practices in multiple Adobe Experience Cloud solutions across geographic areas. The partnership further enables Perficient Digital to fully leverage the Adobe platform and help clients create end-to-end, integrated digital experiences. With […]

AEM Assets Series: Understanding AEM Metadata Schemas

Metadata is defined as data that provides information about other data. In AEM, metadata is used to describe assets and content for information purposes, findability and delivery. Simple examples might be the title of a photograph, shot date, and photographer. AEM allows the grouping of metadata using Metadata Schemas. These schemas can be applied at […]

AEM Assets Series: Creating a Taxonomy

Taxonomy is a categorization framework used to identify or tag content. It sets the foundation for classification using a controlled vocabulary which leads to better findability and easier information management. A taxonomy should be agreed upon by business and content owners, and flexible enough to respond to changing business needs. Using the Taxonomy Features in […]

AEM Assets Series: 5 Tips for Creating a Unified Folder Structure

Creating a standardized assets folder structure is one of the first tasks when building an enterprise Digital Asset Management (DAM) system. Often organizations are combining disparate storage systems into a single DAM, and it’s necessary to understand the way contributors classify assets internally, attempt to recognize patterns, and make improvements to better suit the needs […]

AEM Infrastructure Series: A Guide to SAML2 SSO on AEM 6.x

Why the Guide? The Adobe documentation is a great reference for SAML2 setup. However, it lacks background information and certain implementation details and tips that can be critical to implementing SAML2 on AEM 6.x. Hopefully this guide will help! What is SAML2? Security Assertion Markup Language 2.0 (SAML 2.0) is a version of the […]

Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) on Microsoft Azure Cloud

It is common for organizations to consolidate on a single Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) platform, and Microsoft Azure’s strong play in creating hybrid Windows cloud environments makes it a logical choice for many IT departments. Based on Hyper-V, Microsoft’s long-proven native virtualization platform, the Azure platform offerings have grown considerably over the last few […]

AEM Infrastructure Series: Oak Clustering

In the application server world, clustering is typically implemented to promote redundancy and scalability, subsequently with a goal toward high availability—that is maintaining uptime on customer facing sites or services. It’s a common assumption that these same concepts apply when it comes to clustering on Adobe Experience Manager 6.x. Right? Not so fast. If you […]

AEM Infrastructure Series: Disaster Recovery Basics

As I woke up this morning and turned on the coffee maker, the buttons would not work. Trying the light switch, and the lights would not turn on. Sometime during the night my power went out. I realized this was the day to write about disaster recovery for Adobe Experience Manager, but in my case […]

AEM Infrastructure Series: Making the Case for Consistency

  The Adobe Deploying and Maintaining AEM documents are an invaluable reference for the new or experienced systems administrator installing and configuring Adobe Experience Manager on premise. Despite the wealth of references, I all too often see installations that were not well thought through and result in maintenance headaches that would have been easy to […]