• SugarCRM New Product Line Technical FAQ

    In response to the recent evolution of the SugarCRM product line, we’ve compiled a list of answers to some common questions that we have received from the developer community about our new products. This FAQ wil...
    Michael Shaheen
    last modified by Michael Shaheen
  • Preparing for PHP 7.3 support

    As of this writing, all current Sugar versions (7.9 extended, 8.0, and Sugar cloud) supports and uses PHP 7.1. This PHP version was released in 2016 and entered security support on December 1st 2018. While we’ve...
    Matt Marum
    last modified by Matt Marum
  • These 2 free Sugar 7 plugins are going to make history

    When it comes to CRM, sales professionals know where their customer relationships stand when they have clear insight into past events. The best CRM systems present a historical audit trail that is simple for...
    jshaheen
    created by jshaheen
  • 3 Tips for using the Sugar Metadata API

    What is the Sugar Metadata API? As you probably know, Sugar metadata encompasses the settings, data model (Vardefs), and visual layouts (Viewdefs) used by the Sugar application. The majority of changes made to Sugar u...
    Matt Marum
    last modified by Matt Marum
  • Just about everything you need to know about the Summer '19 Release

    Sugar Summer '19 release is officially live! There's a huge buzz around our offices for this release - it's very exciting! Summer '19 introduces brand new Sugar products as well as many enhancements for existing ...
    Michael Shaheen
    created by Michael Shaheen
  • Performance Improvement through Teams Denormalisation

    Introduction Team security in a nutshell Team security technical implementation High level description Detailed description When Teams denormalisation should be enabled Enabling Teams denormali...
    Enrico Simonetti
    last modified by Enrico Simonetti
  • Creating a Dashlet for Sugar 7 List Views

    Post originally written by tshubbard.   In our previous "Hello World" dashlet post, we established what a minimal dashlet entailed.  In these next post, we'll be building on those skills to create a more use...
  • Blocking TLS v1.1 and earlier in SugarCloud

    We intend to disable support for TLS v1.1 and older in the SugarCloud. This action is consistent with the rest of the industry. It may impact some Sugar integrations that connect to the SugarCloud. If you are hosting ...
    Michael Shaheen
    last modified by Michael Shaheen
  • Sugar Developer Webinar - How to write code for SugarCloud

    Hello Sugar Developers!   We often get questions about building code customizations for SugarCloud. Even experienced developers who have developed customizations for on-site Sugar installations do not know what i...
    Michael Shaheen
    last modified by Michael Shaheen
  • Integrating Sugar with a CMS using REST APIs

    SugarCRM strives to be the "No-Touch" CRM. One of the most important steps in making this vision a reality is to integrate Sugar with systems that customers uses to engage with organizations. For exampl...
    Michael Shaheen
    last modified by Michael Shaheen
  • Don't miss the Summer '19 Sugar Developer Webinars!

    Hello Sugar Developers!   Summer is just heating up and we have a boat load of stuff to share. We want to make sure you are ready for the Sugar Summer '19 release, so we're hosting two webinars just for you! ...
    Matt Marum
    last modified by Matt Marum
  • What you need to know about the new SugarIdentity service!

    Those who have been around a while will know that SugarCRM Inc. was built around a single product called “Sugar”. Sugar is such a part of our DNA today that we often use “Sugar” and “Suga...
    Matt Marum
    last modified by Matt Marum
  • How to create beautiful PDFs with CSS within Sugar

    Here is a guest post from Sugar Developer Francesca Shiekh who works for our customer Wolfram Research. She also happens to be one of the most active developers in the Sugar Developer Com...
    Francesca Shiekh
    last modified by Francesca Shiekh
  • Say hello to your new friend

    Good Morning, Sugar Developers!   My name is Michael Shaheen and I am SugarCRM’s new Developer Advocate. I’ll be working with Matt Marum to maintain relationships between our developer communit...
    Michael Shaheen
    last modified by Michael Shaheen
  • Doubling Sugar application performance

    Impatience is a virtue Larry Wall (the inventor of Perl) is credited with identifying the three great virtues of a programmer: "laziness, impatience, and hubris."   These virtues are usually shared with a wink. ...
    Matt Marum
    last modified by Matt Marum
  • The Sugar REST API adds support for OAuth 2.0 bearer tokens in Fall '18

    You’ve been asking for it.  We’ve been listening.   We're improving our support of OAuth 2.0 standards by adding support for RFC 6750 bearer tokens in the Sugar Fall ‘18 release.   ...
    lschaefer
    last modified by lschaefer
  • Developing Sugar on Docker

    TLDR  Developing Sugar on Docker, get up to speed now!   The long version  What are Docker containers? If containers for you are more than the two pictures below… then you are in the right place!...
    Enrico Simonetti
    last modified by Enrico Simonetti
  • Join the Sugar Spring '19 Developer Webinars - March 25 & 26!

    Hello Sugar Developers!   Are you excited about Sugar 9.0.0?   We want to make sure your customizations and integrations are ready for the Sugar 9.0 (on-premise) and Spring '19 (cloud) releases, so we...
    Matt Marum
    last modified by Matt Marum
  • Using server side changes to customize SugarCRM Mobile

    If you were at UnCon in April 2015 then you know that one of our hottest topics was plans for a SugarCRM Mobile SDK.  Since mobile devices and mobile use cases are such a key part of what Customer Relationsh...
    Matt Marum
    created by Matt Marum
  • How to build Chart Layouts for Sugar 7 - Part 2

    In our last post we covered the basics of adding a custom chart layout. Today's post will build on that example to cover some of the more advanced configurations that are possible using charts in Sugar.  Lik...
    David Ranney
    created by David Ranney