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Commerce Server Staging

If you are having issues setting up Commerce Server Staging, I have some tips here to get started. The documentation from Sitecore is not quite clear on what it is and how to use it. This post is not a guide on how to configure CSS as the literature already covers this procedure.

What is Commerce Server Staging (CSS)? The MSDN documentation on this topic is about 10 years out of date, so let's give a more up to date definition. As we don't typically build Commerce Server Sites using all the bits and pieces, the "Web sites" part doesn't apply anymore.
The role of the CSS service in Sitecore Commerce (as I understand) is to copy business data from one Commerce Server site to another. As noted in the MSDN documentation, several network topologies are supported. For this article I'm just going to cover the most basic type of replication, which is same-server from one site to another.
The scenario In my Commerce Server instance I have got two Commerce Server sites…

About this blog

Hey all,

This blog is a space for me to share my experiences in working with Sitecore Commerce, as well as other eCommerce platforms, Sitecore CMS and other web related topics.

My aim is to help others who might run into the same issues, questions and situations that might arise from Sitecore Commerce development.

About me My name is Ray Tran. I have been working with Sitecore since version 6.5 and content management systems since a long time ago.

Currently, I am working as a Commerce Solution Architect at Sitecore Australia. My job is to help our partners and customers succeed in delivering amazing Sitecore experiences.

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