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.
Episode 31: So you want to be an MVP?
November 15th, 2017 | 26 mins 24 secs
It's that time of year again where nominations for the Sitecore MVP program are open. We sit down with Tamas Varga from Sitecore's Technical Marketing team to talk about the history of the MVP program, what it is and what it isn't. Finally we detail out what Sitecore is looking for when they consider people for the MVP Program.
November 8th, 2017 | 16 mins 24 secs
Hot on the heels of the launch of their tech preview, we sit down with Team X with Alex Shyba and Adam Weber, along with Nick Wesselman to talk about JSS.
Episode 29: Running down the Data Exchange Framework
November 1st, 2017 | 11 mins 38 secs
Recorded live at Sitecore Symposium 2017 we chat with Rob Reilley, better known as Sitecore Runner, about Sitecore's Data Exchange Framework
Episode 28: Sitecore Cognitive Services with Mark Stiles
October 25th, 2017 | 18 mins 44 secs
Recorded at Sitecore Symposium 2017 in Las Vegas, we talk with Mark Stiles and his open source project to integrate Microsoft's Cognitive Services into Sitecore. We also chat about producing media for the Sitecore Community.
Episode 27: Sitecore from Down Under with Sean Holmesby
October 4th, 2017 | 40 mins 21 secs
We (finally) get with Australian to New York Transplant Sean Holmesby to about Helix, Sitecore at massive scale, and when Hedgehogs tool offerings do and do not make sense.
Episode 26: Coveo and SUGCON impression with Simon Langevin
August 3rd, 2017 | 17 mins 55 secs
In the final of our interviews from SUGCON EU, we talk to Simon Langevin from Coveo to find out about Coveo for Sitecore and his favorite sessions.
Episode 25: Amanda Shiga
July 26th, 2017 | 18 mins 57 secs
Continuing with our interviews from SUGCON EU, we sit down with Amanda Shiga, VP of Marketing Science with Valtech. We cover what is new in marketing with Sitecore, including machine learning.
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.