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A Perspective On Caching In Umbraco

Good, fast code is always better than caching. But when you need to cache, make sure you can control it and turn it off. Anthony walks us through his perspective of caching in Umbraco, and offers an alternative caching pattern to help you gain better control of your cache.

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When is it a good time for Migration? Now!

With Umbraco 8.1 out, more teams are confidant that it's the time to start moving clients over to v8. There is no upgrade path between 7 and 8, so we need to migrate instead. Having begun to do this himself with internal projects, Owain has a number of "look out for this" pieces of advice to offer for those beginning this undertaking.