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20 minutes downtime today

November 1, 2010

Today nov. 1 2010 between the hours 10:46 – 11:06 the e-conomic application was unavailable for most of our customers. The root cause for this incident was that the core internet provider for our service became unstable and we had to switch to a backup provider. ...

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Written by Torben Schou
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What is e-conomic doing to create a stable and high performance application for our customers/users?

October 4, 2010

We have been asked this question many times over the past 12 months - whenever we have experienced slowdowns with the application. The question has often been accompanied by the remark – why don’t you just get some bigger boxes (scale up)? Well, it would be ...

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Written by Torben Schou
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API: Two new functions, two huge optimizations…

August 6, 2010

As part of our ongoing commitment to make the best possible ERP integration platform available, we've added two new often-requested functions to the API this week: will allow you to retrieve all order lines across all orders. Debtor.FindByPartialName() enables wildcard searches for customers by name. Finally, ...

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Written by Christian Estrup
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Category: Miscellaneous

Storage upgrade, phase 2 – complete

July 31, 2010

The second - and currently last - phase of our move to faster storage has now been successfully completed, and e-conomic is back online again. Preliminary benchmarks show quite some performance improvements - although we expect this to be most noticeable as 'much smaller peaks at ...

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Written by Christian Estrup
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Category: Miscellaneous

Move to faster storage – phase 1 complete

July 24, 2010

We're happy to announce that phase 1 of our previously mentioned storage upgrade has now been completed - and rather successfully at that, with e-conomic being fully available more than 4 hours earlier than initially publicized. As such, the move itself actually reaped the ...

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Written by Christian Estrup
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Category: Miscellaneous

Planned maintenance

July 21, 2010

In order to support our continued growth, as well as improve performance, we'll be moving to faster storage media during the next two weekends. Therefore, both the e-conomic application and API will be offline during the following two periods: Friday, July 23rd 10pm CET through Saturday, July ...

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Written by Christian Estrup
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Category: Miscellaneous

Performance update

June 30, 2010

Following up on our last performance update, we have made a number of changes to both our hardware and software setup – working on multiple levels, such as optimizing code, tweaking our network infrastructure, updating storage, etc.. Regarding code optimization, a number of tweaks have been ...

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Written by Torben Schou
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API updates

June 13, 2010

Once again, a new feature, as well as some bug fixes, have found their way to the e-conomic API. In the new features department, cash book entries - as represented by the ICashBookEntry class - now have an Employee property. This effectively allows you to add ...

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Written by Christian Estrup
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Category: Miscellaneous

How to speed up your daily workflows

April 29, 2010

CTRL-P

Hello.My name is Christian and I have an addiction; an addiction to constantly look for ways to do things easier in front of a computer. In more technical terms and from a usability point of view: how to minimize the number of steps on frequently ...

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e-conomic.come-conomic
Written by Christian Münster
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e-conomic is available again

April 2, 2010

The planned system upgrade 1-2 April has been completed earlier than announced and e-conomic is now available again (from 4:15 pm 2 April). Some of the tasks planned for this maintenance took longer than we expected. The remaining tasks will be carried out at a later date ...

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e-conomic.come-conomic
Written by Tue Skaarup
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Category: Miscellaneous
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