Magento 2 Admin Slow – CSS Merge

After performance tuning one of our Magento 2 sites, we noticed a drastic slow down in the Magento admin site. After tediously testing our server configuration (NGINX, Perconna, PHP7), we were able to attribute the slowness to the server configuration. The verified cause of the issue is the CSS merge…Read More

Revive Ad Server Not Reporting Statistics

We implemented a couple of Revive Ad Server instances for one of our clients to handle serving ads to their various web properties. We have been working with Revive, previously OpenX, for a few years now. It's a great platform, and not overly complex. We have been happy with its…Read More


Often times when talking to clients, we work together to identify opportunities for improvement within their current sales processes or their existing web presence that allow them to better leverage their web properties to become a more productive aspect of their overall business. During the time at which we are…Read More


In today's ecommerce landscape, there are countless out-of-the-box tools on the market that are perfectly capable of making your business and your products visible on the web. Where Octane Media is different is when it comes to architecting a system customized to meet your business needs. When designing a custom…Read More


Once the implementation plan is finalized, that's when the fun begins. During the development process, we continually involve our clients to get feedback and share progress. This communication ensures that project goals and budgets are met as expected. Some of the deliverables we send out during the development phase are…Read More

SEMA 2012 Photos

SEMA 2012 Photos uploaded and processed by Octane Media. We spent all week at SEMA and shot over 2000 photos. We have posted over 1500 of them. Most of them are here, and the entire set (over 1500 photos) is available at (more…)Read More

SEMA 2012 Photos – RK Concepts Custom Bikes

RK Concepts is on hand at the 2012 SEMA show with more of their crazy creations. At SEMA 2011, RK had some of the most creative machines on the floor. I expect this year to be no different. I'll be on the lookout for something more unique than these bikes,…Read More

New Site for Ted’s Garage

We were recently contacted by the cool folks down at Ted's Garage about building a new site for them. Ted's Garage has a great reputation around urban Birmingham for being one of the hippest, most happening joints around for hosting your event, so we were thrilled to join in with…Read More

We’re Hiring Three Web Developers!

We are very fortunate to work with some of the top players in the motorsports industry. One of these top players who has been a client for many years, has recently decided they want Octane Media to be an even larger part of their growth strategy. We are spearheading the…Read More

Off Road Expo Photos

For two days each year, off road racing’s elite drivers, builders, sponsors and fans gather at the Fairplex in Pomona, CA for what most view as the one annual go-to event in the off road racing community. This year’s Expo was no exception to that rule, with some of the…Read More