Core Sampler

Bringing you the best of the Sitecore Community

About the show

Core Sampler is a podcast that drills into the Sitecore Community to highlight the amazing work folks are doing on the Sitecore platform. Our goal is to bring you information you can use to leverage the investment you’ve made in Sitecore. Whether you are a developer writing custom plugins destined for the marketplace, or a marketer contimplating a new campaign, we aim to cover broad areas of the platform.

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  • Episode 24: Sitecore and NET Core with Stephen Pope

    July 19th, 2017  |  28 mins 3 secs

    Continuing our series of interviews from SUGCON EU, we talk with Stephen Pope from Sitecore about what it's like using .NET Core in the real world.

  • Episode 23: Una Verhoeven

    June 21st, 2017  |  20 mins 29 secs

    The first of a series of interviews recorded at SUGCON EU 2017, we sit down with Hedgehog's Una Verhoeven and talk about the Sitecore community.

  • Episode 22: Looking at the cloud(s) With George Chang

    May 10th, 2017  |  40 mins 34 secs

    We sit down with Sitecore Cloud MVP, George Chang, to discuss running Sitecore in the cloud.

  • Episode 21: Testing Sitecore with Dan Solovay

    March 29th, 2017  |  40 mins 13 secs

    In this episode, we sit down with Sitecore MVP, Dan Solovay and learn why and how to use test driven development with Sitecore, as well as learn why French Literature is the key to a solid career in technology.

  • Episode 20: Unraveling Helix with Sumith Damodaran

    March 15th, 2017  |  30 mins 35 secs

    We sit down with Sumith Damodaran from Sitecore UK's Technical Services team to talk about the Helix recommendations.

  • Episode 19: Fight for the Users

    February 21st, 2017  |  26 mins 46 secs

    Like the program TRON from the eponymous Disney film from 1982, you need to fight for the users of your Sitecore instance. Derek covers some areas to consider when implementing Sitecore to make the life of your content editors easier.

  • Episode 18: Catching up with Mike Reynolds

    February 8th, 2017  |  24 mins 55 secs

    We talk again with Sitecore Junkie, Mike Reynolds and learn about the vibrant tech scene in Sydney, Australia and talk about what's new in Sitecore.

  • Episode 17: Sitecore Performance discussion with Nat Mann

    January 25th, 2017  |  40 mins 10 secs
  • Episode 16: Kamruz Jaman

    January 11th, 2017  |  42 mins 46 secs

    We sit down with Sitecore MVP Kamruz Jaman to talk about some of things that bit us in the past (so they don't bite you.)

  • Episode 15: The Coresampler Holiday Spectacular

    December 21st, 2016  |  29 mins 12 secs

    Still shopping for that perfect gift for your Sitecore friends and family? We've got you covered. Hear what should be on your holiday wish list this year.

  • Episode 14: Professional Sitecore 8 Development

    December 14th, 2016  |  32 mins 4 secs

    We chat via phone with the authors of the new Sitecore book "Profession Sitecore 8 Development", Phil Wickland and Jason Wilkerson from RBA Consulting

  • Episode 13: Discussing Fortis and CI/CD with Jason Bert

    November 30th, 2016  |  34 mins 15 secs

    Rounding out some of the more common frameworks for strongly typing Sitecore items, we chat with Jason Bert about Fortis, then dive into Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery

  • Episode 12: Getting Personal with Rick Bauer

    November 23rd, 2016  |  32 mins 8 secs

    A lot of marketers who implement their site with Sitecore struggle with "what now" as they look to leverage the more advanced marketing features of Sitecore. We talk with Perficient's Rick Bauer on how to get started.

  • Episode 11: Akshay Sura Wants to Be Your Friend

    November 9th, 2016  |  32 mins 52 secs

    In this episode we talk with Sitecore Community organizer extraordinaire, Akshay Sura

  • Episode 10: The Many Projects of Kam Figy

    November 2nd, 2016  |  41 mins 41 secs

    It can be hard to keep up with the amazing open source output of Kam Figy, but we try to in this episode.

  • Episode 9: Sitecore Stack Exchange and Mark Cassidy

    October 26th, 2016  |  36 mins 9 secs

    We sit down with Mark Cassidy and discuss the Sitecore StackExchange site, fresh into beta.