HotWax Media Is Now HotWax Systems

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With 2015 off to a great start, we are excited to make three major announcements. 1. HotWax Systems: new name reflects focus, direction of company HotWax Media is now HotWax Systems. This change reflects the focus and direction of our business: designing, implementing and supporting enterprise-grade, open source software solutions that drive innovation and empower ownership. What started in 1997 …


OFBiz for Digital Commerce: Build a Full-featured Online Catalog

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When you build a digital commerce Platform with OFBiz, the possibilities are endless This is a refresh of a post we first published back in 2010–even more relevant today. Enjoy! When a business decides to implement an e-commerce system, whether a product retailer or a manufacturer / distributor is making the move to go direct to consumer, one of the …


OFBiz Data Setup/Data Reader Best Practices Tutorial

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In a recent blog post (JUnit Tests in OFBiz – Data Setup and Execution) we outlined data setup best practices for manual and automated testing. Today, we’ll explore additional data categories and discuss how to distinguish them in the codebase, and also how to distinguish them while loading them into the database from XML. When implementing an application on top of …


Happy 2015 From HotWax Systems

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Check Out Our CEO’s Retrospective Perspective! Team HotWax is feeling thankful for a productive 2014. It was a great year for us, primarily because we focused on two areas: 1. we took good care of our team members, and 2. our team members took good care of our customers. That’s the magic equation for internal and external success, and once …


Merry Christmas, OFBiz!

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HotWax Media Gifts Time, Effort to Improving OFBiz Empowerment of individuals is a key part of what makes open source work, since in the end, innovations tend to come from small groups, not from large, structured efforts.–Tim O’Reilley With Christmas just two days away, the HotWax Media team wishes the entire OFBiz community a happy (and productive) holiday season. Like …


OFBiz JUnit test cases for Entity Query builder methods

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Tech Tip: Did you know that Apache OFBiz now delivers Entity Query API? It’s a feature that allows developers to build entity queries quickly and easily. To learn more about Entity Query API, check out our recent blog post. HotWax Tech Forum: OFBiz JUnit test cases for Entity Query API Our technical forum series continues today with a discussion of OFBiz …


OFBiz Entity Query API Simplifies Query Process

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OFBiz Entity Query API makes building database queries easier than ever before! Developers: Tired of writing primitive codes? Good news–your lives just got easier. There’s now a way for developers to use  Entity Query methods for quick and simple access to the Entity engine. We’ve taken a few references from the existing code base and made them easier to use with Entity …


Marathon OFBiz Bug Crush Recap

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More than two-dozen complex cyber-critters met their match(es) at marathon OFBiz bug crush! In a blog post last week we invited the Apache OFBiz community to join us in a marathon week-long OFBiz bug crush event. Thanks very much to all who participated. The results were excellent. Many extremely problematic bugs requiring the efforts of several people over multiple days were …


DIY: Set Up Your OFBiz Warehouse Address In Four Easy Steps

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HotWax DIY: how to set up your OFBiz warehouse address in just four simple steps. Ready:  In our recent blog post we discussed how to configure OFBiz warehouse – Inventory management. Today we will show you how to set up your OFBiz warehouse address in just four simple steps.  Set: First, create your warehouse. Need help ? Review the first two two steps …


Give Thanks, Crush OFBiz Bugs!

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Thankful for OFBiz Today, Team HotWax is thankful for the open source movement and the Apache OFBiz community. And to transform our gratitude into action, we’re undertaking a marathon OFBiz bug crush event. It’s currently underway, and will continue through end-of-day Saturday, November 29th. Join the OfBiz bug crush festivities We are pleased to invite qualified members of the OFBiz …