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Since the start of 2014 we have been releasing updates to our platform using a continuous release cycle. This has allowed us to deliver many improvements and fixes to our platform, with a number of changes to the new catalog management user experience. We have also released an updated Service API for easier integration to and consumption of commerce catalog data by other systems and services.
True cloud support was introduced for CMS 7.5 and took full advantage of public commercial cloud services like Azure Service Bus and BLOB Storage as well as AWS SQS and S3. In addition, the introduced support for pure XCOPY installations of CMS instances allowed for seamless elastic scaling. Now all this is available for EPiServer Commerce as well!
Note: The technology changes made to support this causes an increment in the major version number to 8 to follow semantic versioning. Please check the overview below to see if and how it might affect your solution.
The technology changes include:
If EPiServer solutions are deployed into cloud environments, the following components cannot currently be deployed:
These products continue to function as today in on-premise and IaaS environments.