Here at Arrow, we're big fans of content managment systems (CMS), particullaly Drupal. It's exceptionally powerful, flexible and gives the client a nice point and click interface to keep their website up to date. Setting all this up to look great and work well obviously takes time. So what if a client doesn't need to make many changes to their website and what if a client needs a great website as quickly as possible.
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An analysis of server name indication (SNI) and how Arrow offer free secure hosting via SNI to all customers. Is SNI right for you and what are your alternatives.
Sending Raw Email via Amazon SES using PHP
We've been working on a web app for a client, in essence it's a mail merge app with some extra features (mainly attachment management - allowing them to send different attachments to everyone on the list). To send attachments via the SES API is a bit of work as you have to send a 'raw' email - i.e. boundaries, encoding etc. I struggled to find some examples in PHP, so after struggling through I thought I would write it down incase it could benefit anyone.
Our new branding launched today, better promoting our services, skills and core business.
Tutorial for building a CentOS 6 base box for Vagrant.
A simple way to provide managable token authentication against a Drupal data export or API.
As part of our new infrastructure change we were updating our development environments in Vagrant to match our live servers. One of these changes was adding multiple network adapters to the boxes, I couldn't find anything on the internet that covered this perfectly - especially for version 2 of the Vagrantfile API.
Escape output in Laravel 3 and 4 (blade templates) with this simple technique.
Sigma, a Mac OSX widget for FreeAgent has been launched today. Sigma is available as a free download.
On 5 July 2012, Magento announced a security vulnerability had been found in Zend Framework. Follow these instructions to patch your Magento installation.