Reading and Setting Closed User Groups (CUGs) Programatically in AEM

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Closed User Groups (CUGs) is the mechanism to restrict access to a resource (page or asset) and children by specifying the authorizable, either a user or a group, that can access it. AEM provides the functionality to set closed user groups (CUGs) to a resource, normally on the page or asset properties, where you edit… Continue reading Reading and Setting Closed User Groups (CUGs) Programatically in AEM

How to assign a workflow dynamically in AEM

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Very often when creating custom workflows in Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) we need to be able to request input from a user. AEM support out of the box assigning directly to users or groups. Many times you want to be add some business rules on who to assign. Dynamic Participant Step AEM comes with a… Continue reading How to assign a workflow dynamically in AEM

Parsing AEM workflow arguments

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AEM (Adobe Experience Manager) provides the capability for creating custom workflow process. This can be very helpful when there is a need to automate some actions on the workflow. The default workflow process dialog allows you to pass arguments to the workflow. The arguments functionality allows you to easily reuse your custom processes in other… Continue reading Parsing AEM workflow arguments

AEM Audit Log API

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Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) provides provides an audit log, where different types of events are registered. For instance you can find the users who downloaded assets from the DAM, or users that modified content. There are situations when you want to add entries to the log, or query the log pragmatically, and Adobe provides an… Continue reading AEM Audit Log API

AEM, AWS CloudFront CDN and Closed User Groups (CUGs)

There any many ways to improve the performance of your Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) website. Using a CDN is the best way to improve the performance and reduce cost on the number of servers you need, particularly if you rely heavily on assets (images, videos, files). A common use of a CDN is to put… Continue reading AEM, AWS CloudFront CDN and Closed User Groups (CUGs)