Release candidates galore, umbraCoffee is back, Umbraco performance on mini PCs

UMB.FYI 2023-11-29


Umbraco HQ

📰 Hacktoberfest 2023 Recap

A recap on Hacktoberfest 2023 with emphasis on collaborative achievements. Participants significantly contributed to open source projects, enhancing the Umbraco ecosystem. The blog spotlights the community's collective success and meaningful contributions during the event.
📰 Umbraco Forms Release Candidate 12.2

Umbraco Forms Release Candidate 1.22, introduces enhanced features and optimizations for a more efficient form creation and management experience. This release marks a notable advancement in Umbraco's form-building capabilities, providing users with streamlined and improved functionalities.
📰 Umbraco Deploy Release Candidates 4.9/10.3/12.1

Umbraco Deploy Release Candidates 4.9.10 and 3.1.21 introduce advanced features for streamlined deployment processes. Explore the latest optimizations, ensuring a seamless and reliable experience in web development workflows with Umbraco.
📰 Umbraco Workflow 12.2 and 13 - now with Advanced Search

Umbraco Workflow 12.2 and 13 bring enhanced features for streamlined content management. Explore the latest updates optimizing workflow processes, ensuring efficient content creation, and collaboration within the Umbraco platform.



📰 Web Components Eliminate JavaScript Framework Lock-in

Discover insights into leveraging web components for a flexible and interoperable approach to front-end development. Embrace a future-proof solution for building dynamic web applications.
📰 Umbraco in control: Exploring service consumption in context (Part 3)

Delve into insights about controlling services, enhancing Umbraco experiences. Dennis provides valuable perspectives on maximizing Umbraco's capabilities for efficient service management and consumption.
📰 Comparing Running Umbraco on the Raspberry Pi against other mini PCs

Terence explores running Umbraco on mini PCs for a cost-effective in-house server. The comparison includes Raspberry Pi models and other secondhand options, assessing power consumption, performance, and sustainability. The Dell Wyse 3040 stands out as a recommended choice.


Watch & Listen

📺 Mounting UI in New Backoffice with Niels Lyngsø

The New Backoffice will see the light of day within a year. This comes with an entirely new frontend layer, revolutionizing the way Property Editors, Dashboards, Sections, and any other UI is made. New abilities emerge and existing are transformed. Watch as Niels gives a detailed walk-through on how to write and integrate UI in the New Backoffice.
📺 umbraCoffee - Umbraco 13, .NET 8, OpenAI

In this "umbraCoffee" episode, hosts discuss Umbraco 13, .NET 8, and OpenAI amid a three-week hiatus. They cover community updates, Cloud releases, and controversial .NET 8 features. The episode touches on OpenAI's internal challenges, Umbraco clustering, and a language variant removal request.
📺 If You Can’t Measure It, You Can’t Manage It: Optimization Advice from Paul Seal of ClerksWell

Paul Seal from ClerksWell stresses the need to measure and manage web content with CMS systems, advocating for a block editing approach. He underscores gradual improvements, user feedback, and staying updated for successful CMS implementation, emphasizing user-friendly interfaces and efficient component use.



📦 Our Community Configuration OptionsProvider

IOptions provider for Our.Community.Configuration
📦 Our Community CustomForm

Custom forms add-on for UmBootstrap



📆 Umbraco Meetup (København)

Wednesday, November 29, 2023 at 4:00 PM to Wednesday, November 29, 2023 at 7:00 PM CET - Nyropsgade 43, 6 sal København
📆 Umbraco 13 + Christmas Meetup

Tuesday, December 5, 2023 at 6:00 PM to Tuesday, December 5, 2023 at 8:30 PM CET - Obviuse AB Västerlånggatan 30 · Stockholm
📆 Festive Meal, with Dot Net North

Tuesday, December 5, 2023 at 7:00 PM to Tuesday, December 5, 2023 at 9:00 PM GMT - Society 100 Barbirolli Square · Manchester
📆 December, Christmas Social & Pub Quiz - In-Person

Wednesday, December 6, 2023 at 6:30 PM to Wednesday, December 6, 2023 at 9:30 PM GMT - Prince Arthur 49 Brunswick Place · London



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