Rub a dub dub, a PUP in my tub Part I!

The Configuration of Commerce Server is stored in SQL Server database using Configuration APIs to manage it. To generate Commerce Server configuration you can use either the APIs or pre configured files. PUP which stands for Packaging and Unpackaging is used to create Commerce Server sites and resources. In this post I hope to shed some…


Commerce Server Capacity Planning Tool

The Commerce Server Capacity Planning Tool helps to determine and rate your server performance, scalability, and flexibility in order to optimize your environment. Link to Commerce Server Capacity Planning Tool


MOSS 2007 and Microsoft Commerce Server 2007 White Paper Released!

This download provides setup and configuration information for solutions that are based on Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 and Microsoft Commerce Server 2007. This download includes step-by-step configuration tasks and sample code.This document in this download does not provide prescriptive guidance or a recommended enterprise architecture for building solutions that are based on these technologies….


Secure Commerce Server 2007 Tool

Finally, I have updated security tool for Commerce Server 2007 to help you secure your commerce site. This secure deployment tool has been tested on a single server deployment. You can easily extend the tool for enterprise systems you are free to modify or add additional custom security procedures for securing your site.   You…


PUP Viewer for Commerce Server 2007

I have updated the PUP Viewer for Commerce Server 2007 and can be downloaded from GotdotNET.   PUP Viewer allows you to peak inside the PUP packages and extract specific files.


Windows XP installation Instructions

I have got a few request about people not being able to install Commerce Server 2007 on Windows XP. The simple reason for having difficulty installing Commerce Server 2007 on Windows XP is that there are few differences between Windows XP and Windows 2003 sp\R2 that are not well documented. I will make an attempt…


Fix Commerce Server 2007 After Renaming Machine Name

  There are time you have to change your machine name post a Commerce Server 2007 installation and after doing so you render your Commerce Server in operable. No matter what your scenario is I will give you two solutions. These solutions are recommended for single server deployments only. Supported Solution The supported solution only works…


Simplifying Authorization Management of Commerce Server Web Services

To make the job of your infrastructure easier you may want to follow my next piece of advice. When un-packaging a Commerce PUP you get four Web Services to manage your commerce engine. Each Web Service has a different Authorization XML store. Let’s find out what Authorization Manager is. Authorization Manager Authorization Manager (commonly known…


Microsoft Commerce Server 2007 Solutions Center

Locate support resources such as how-to articles, download details, and troubleshooting documents that have been reviewed and approved by the Microsoft Commerce Server team. Commerce Server Solution Center