6 Apr

Image optimisation, MageStack style

There's a battle for consumer content online, between having beautiful high resolution images and delivering extremely high levels of performance. All too common you'll find websites have the highest resolution, highest quality image possible that has come at the extreme penalty of performance. Wouldn't it be great if you could have both - without teaching … Continue reading

2 Apr

We just supercharged our network

Sonassi has always been proud of its incredibly high performance network, which for years has provided superb up-time, performance and capacity. But despite it being good, it wasn't great, we recognised we could make it even better. We promised that this year we'll be bringing in a series of amazing service upgrades, upgrading our network … Continue reading

27 Feb

Patching Magento SUPEE-10570

SUPEE-10570 is an important security update for Magento to address remote code execution and SQL injection vulnerabilities. Where to download Its best downloading the patch from the Magento.com download section - or via MDA - the Magento download tool (this is what this guide will use). Dependencies SUPEE-9652v2 Applying the patch The application of this … Continue reading

21 Dec

Its that time of year again, we're slowing down for Christmas

Our Christmas Opening Hours During the Christmas and New Year's Holidays, Sonassi will be offering remote technical support from Dec 23rd to Jan 3rd. Office hours technical support will resume regular hours (10 am to 6 pm GMT) beginning Jan 3rd. During these dates, our staff will be operating remotely - calls to our office … Continue reading

7 Dec

Faster performance, better support and broader reach

We set out to achieve eCommerce hosting perfection Almost 10 years ago, I founded Sonassi, where ever since, the team and I have worked tirelessly to build the absolute best eCommerce hosting company possible. I am continuously humbled by the loyal customer relationships we've developed over the years - and it is because of these … Continue reading

30 Nov

Patching Magento SUPEE-10415

SUPEE-10415 is an important security update for Magento to address remote code execution and SQL injection vulnerabilities. Where to download Its best downloading the patch from the Magento.com download section - or via MDA - the Magento download tool (this is what this guide will use). Dependencies SUPEE-8788v2 Applying the patch The application of this … Continue reading

18 Sep

Holding customers at bay with a Magento queuing system

We're rapidly approaching peak season again and traffic scaling is once again at the top of all Magento store's checklists. There's three ways to help a Magento store cope with high levels of traffic, Add additional hardware (like overflow servers) Optimise Magento store code to perform better Restrict the number of users on the site … Continue reading

15 Sep

Patching SUPEE-10366

SUPEE-10336 is minor update for Magento to address changes in USPS. Where to download Its best downloading the patch from the Magento.com download section - or via MDA - the Magento download tool (this is what this guide will use). Dependencies SUPEE-6237 SUPEE-7616 Applying the patch The application of this patch is relatively straightforward. I'd … Continue reading

15 Sep

Patching Magento SUPEE-10266

SUPEE-10266 is an important security update for Magento to address remote code execution and SQL injection vulnerabilities. Where to download Its best downloading the patch from the Magento.com download section - or via MDA - the Magento download tool (this is what this guide will use). Dependencies SUPEE-9767 Applying the patch The application of this … Continue reading