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Best Practices for Holiday Readiness – Site Performance and more

Are you prepared for the holiday season? At this point, you must have the forecast, in terms of business revenue, in the coming holiday. You have done...

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Lessons Learned on V9 Migration from On-Prem to Cloud!

On August 2, we celebrated the launch of the Bishop Company on V9. While this seems like an ordinary migration, there are several lessons learned that...

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Mobiecom is Live on V9 on AWS! A Dream Migration comes true!

Keith McCormick, Senior Director of The Bishop Company, successfully migrated his online store, www.bishco.com, to WCS (now HCL) Version 9 from Versio...

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An Invitation to Collaborate from HCL

When the divestiture was announced by IBM, I wrote an Open Letter to HCL to share that anxiety and emotions that were gripping us all. I was hoping fo...

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If you are struggling with WCS Management Center, this is for you – Why hundreds of users love Smart Merchandiser!

It’s time to get ready for the Holidays! Back to school. For retail, Thanksgiving is just around the corner and before we know it, it’s th...

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How to best handle your WCS V7 migration challenges – With a competitive weapon

Now that the dust has settled and the IBM/HCL transaction has come to a close, we can all take a deep breath and go on with our lives. It’s time to fo...

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Give credit where credit is due – why digital merchandisers are so valuable?

Merchandisers are the most important in the back-office team of any digital channel as they are responsible for the performance of the site in terms o...

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Update on IBM/HCL transaction and Extended V7 Support

IBM and HCL have reached a definitive agreement to close the HCL divestiture on June 30, 2019. IBM distributors sent a note to all Business Partners t...

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WebSphere Commerce User Groups Recap

May was a busy month with several WebSphere Commerce User Groups taking place around the country and a first Virtual User Group as well! I had the ple...

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First Virtual User Group a Success!

The innaugural Virtual WebSphere Commerce User Group meeting took place on Wednesday 5/22/2019 as an experiment. Typically, user group meetings are do...