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Status on improving performance and stability

November 20, 2015

Since our August performance issues, all available resources and personnel have been at work to ensure that we can maintain a high performance leading up to the next Danish VAT deadline on December 1 when we will again see more users working in the ...

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Written by Jeppe Nejsum Madsen
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What does the split between Reviso and e-conomic mean for your app?

November 18, 2015

Applications that have customers from both the Nordic edition of e-conomic (Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland) and the non-Nordic e-conomic editions (Germany, France, Poland, Spain and the UK) will need to make changes to their setup on December 4, 2015. Background In May this year, Visma, a Norwegian technology company, ...

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Written by Rasmus Beck
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Category: API

We are re-indexing our data

November 18, 2015

In order to speed up data access we will be re-indexing our data. We will do this at night and on weekends to minimize the impact on our users. What will this mean? Systems will continue to be up, and you should not experience any problems. We ...

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Written by Rasmus Beck
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Category: API

Got an API sync job?

October 2, 2015

Many integrations need to sync data. While this is perfectly acceptable, there are a few best practices you should be aware of. Don't sync on the hour Everybody wants to sync on the hour. So you should schedule your sync jobs to run at a time other ...

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Written by Rasmus Beck
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Category: API

New invoice totals REST endpoint

October 1, 2015

Creating dashboards with information about your invoicing isn't always easy. Up until now this has meant that you had to get all the underlying information and do all the calculations yourself. To address this we have created a new endpoint that allows you to easily access ...

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Written by Martin Lysholt Nielsen
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Category: API

Our REST API demo console is live

September 30, 2015

Easy exploring is paramount when you want to get started with an API. That's why we have made it possible to explore our REST API with a demo querystring parameter (https://restapi.e-conomic.com?demo=true). That's really nice if you have a plugin like JSON Formatter ...

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Written by Martin Lysholt Nielsen
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Category: Miscellaneous

Formalized fair usage policy for APIs

September 30, 2015

There are many ways to use our API at e-conomic. We have gone to great lengths to create a flexible API that caters to many different workflows. But with so many different ways to use an API, the risk of choosing a wrong path is ...

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Written by Martin Lysholt Nielsen
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Category: Miscellaneous

Investigation of September 14 performance issue

September 23, 2015

Last Monday, September 14, the e-conomic application (including the SOAP API) was down or experienced severe slowdowns for approx. 1.5 hours during the evening. We have now concluded our investigation of the incident, and you can see our findings below. What happened? Between 7:00 and 7:30 PM, we ...

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Written by Jeppe Nejsum Madsen
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Details, learnings and next steps from performance issues in August

September 15, 2015

Database CPU Load

As we've previously described on this blog, we had severe performance issues in the e-conomic application during August. Below we'll try to go into more detail about exactly what happened and why, and also look at what steps we're taking to prevent something like ...

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Written by Jeppe Nejsum Madsen
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Performance update September 1, 2015

September 1, 2015

We have experienced severe performance issues in e-conomic during the past 3-4 weeks, and we have now identified what we believe is the root cause. The e-conomic application serves many users simultaneously, which means that we have a lot of servers in place to handle this load. In order to keep track of the actions ...

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