Salesforce vs Zoho CRM vs SugarCRM

By Aakanksha Patel
August 16, 2017

Deciding which edition of Salesforce is appropriate for your organization can be daunting. Salesforce offers multiple editions with different levels of functionality- without knowing the capabilities each edition offers makes that decision process that much more difficult. There are four primary editions in Salesforce.com: Group, Professional, Enterprise and Unlimited. After reading this article the choice of which Salesforce edition to choose will be much more clear.

12 Tips for WordPress Speed & Performance Improvement

By Aakanksha Patel
August 8, 2017

WordPress is a powerful CMS platform, used by over half of those that utilizing a content management system, businesses all over the world rely on WordPress to power their websites. The appeal of WordPress is its simplicity, for both front and backend users. WordPress, if not optimized correctly, can be quite slow. How to speed up WordPress surely is a hot topic these days. Fortunately, there are numerous techniques that you can employ to get the job done.

Magento Patch SUPEE-8167 for PayPal Instant Payment Notifications

By Aakanksha Patel
June 14, 2017

For increased security, merchants will only be able to use HTTPS when posting messages back to PayPal via their Instant Payment Notification (IPN) service. In the past, PayPal has allowed the use of HTTP for these postbacks. As of June 30, 2017, PayPal Instant Payment Notifications will no longer allow HTTP to post messages back to PayPal for verification. To comply with these changes, all Magento merchants using PayPal must upgrade or implement the Magento Security Patch SUPEE-8167.

Important Magento 1.x and 2.x Security Updates

By Aakanksha Patel
June 2, 2017

Magento has released new updates to increase product security and functionality. The releases contain over 15 security enhancements and Magento 2.x updates that also address image resizing and MasterCard BIN number expansion. We strongly recommend that all merchants upgrade to these versions as soon as is reasonably possible.

Magento Patch SUPEE-8967 for MasterCard Bin Expansion

By Aakanksha Patel
May 22, 2017

MasterCard is expanding their BIN series. MasterCard® has received an additional range of 2-series numbers to add to the 5-series that they currently provide. The 2-series BINs operate in the same way as the 5-series. MasterCard customer financial institutions can expect to be issued 2-series BINs starting in 2017. Bank Identification Numbers (BINs), which are the first six digits of the account number, are fundamental to payments. They identify the issuing institution for the account and ensure that each transaction is routed correctly.