Author: Diego Ruiz

I am a systems engineer with a great passion for open source, software development, and technology in general. I have been part of the iDempiere community since 2012. I believe the enterprise world is one of the most aggressive environments out there. Companies tend to ruthlessly compete against each other. That is why seeing competitors co-exist and cooperate in harmony in iDempiere (and OSS communities in general) is so interesting to me.

iDempiere’s Community Test Day 2022

iDempiere 10 is around the corner! So, to make the transition as smooth and stable as possible, we are hosting our yearly community testing day, a virtual community event, on Friday, December 2nd, 2022. This day brings the entire iDempiere community together to engage in community activities to test the upcoming release of the new…

iDempiere Hero of the Month – October 2022

iDempiere enthusiasts share many examples of how iDempiere changed people’s lives for the better. Here we present to you our hero of the month for his contributions during October. Steven Sackett is an icon within the community. He has been contributing his incredible functional knowledge since the very beginning. He is among the most respected…

Quick Info in iDempiere

The Quick Info is possibly one of the best features in iDempiere. It can be used in many ways without writing a single line of code. It gives you flexibility, context and extra information without having to navigate away from the record you’re working on. It was first introduced in iDempiere 2.1 and has evolved…

iDempiere releases – how does it work

If you are an iDempiere old-timer, October 31st means something to you (besides Halloween). From the beginning, on this date, the core team would work on the yearly release to announce the new supported version. The release was made by the core team and in some cases, it needed an additional release to fix critical…

iDempiere Hero of the Month – September 2022

iDempiere enthusiasts share many examples of how iDempiere changed people’s lives for the better. Here we present to you our hero of the month for his contributions during the month of September. Jasper Siepkes and his outstanding effort in implementing HikariCP as a replacement for c3p0 are highly valued by the community. The whole ticket…

iDempiere Hero of the Month – August 2022

iDempiere enthusiasts share many examples of how iDempiere changed people’s lives for the better. Here we present to you our heroine of the month for her contributions during the month of August. Elaine has been part of iDempiere since the very beginning. She contributes constantly commits to the core and is always responsive when changes…

iDempiere Hero of the Month – July 2022

iDempiere enthusiasts share many examples of how iDempiere changed people’s lives for the better. Here we present to you our hero of the month for his contributions during the month of July. Michael has been a good citizen for quite some time. He contributes to the multi-functional currency more than any other known community member,…

iDempiere Hero of the Month – June 2022

iDempiere enthusiasts share many examples of how iDempiere changed people’s lives for the better. Here we present to you our hero of the month for his contributions during the month of June. Marco Longo is a long-time community member. He is the sponsor of the WordPress server, an active monthly donor and he’s constantly giving…

iDempiere Hero of the Month – May 2022

iDempiere enthusiasts share many examples of how iDempiere changed people’s lives for the better. Here we present to you our hero of the month for his contributions during the month of May. Peter Shepetko is the maintainer of various community-loved plug-ins, including the Libero manufacturing plug-in. His responsiveness to community requests is outstanding. During May,…

iDempiere’s Documentation Month

The 2021 community survey showed us that the majority of the community educates themselves through official project documentation. Moreover, people think the project’s documentation has a lot of room for improvement. Every OS project’s success relies on good documentation. That’s why the marketing and documentation team has created a framework that we believe will help…