New Enhancements for WebSphere Commerce V7.0

Feature Pack 1 Extends Customer Experience for Version 7

With the new Feature Pack 1 launch for IBM WebSphere Commerce Version 7, IBM focuses on extending the brand experience to deliver a smarter shopping experience for customers.

New capabilities include:

  • Remote widgets – Extend the brand experience by allowing retailers and shoppers to share information, events, wish lists, and more on third-party social networking sites through remote widgets.
  • Digital coupons – Allow retailers to manage the promotion and redemption of digital coupons in a Web store and via mobile devices
  • Localized Starter Stores – Deliver localized shopping experience using starter stores for China and Brazil.
  • Total Cost of Implementation (TCOI) Improvements
  • Revised order processing subsystem simplifies and reduces customization effort
  • Data load tools now allow for efficient loading of catalog, pricing, and inventory information into WebSphere Commerce workspaces
  • Accelerate the design phase with HTML and CSS wire-frame asset that implements complete shopping flows in the Madisons and Elite starter stores
  • Automated test scripts, documentation and detailed test cases for out of the box, Web 2.0 starter stores
  • Foundational Leadership
  • Provides improvements in business user tools for catalog management
  • Supports for installment payments and payment-type driven promotions
  • Ranking of products to display products ranked by criteria, including best sellers and most viewed
  • Browse history to display products viewed earlier
  • Supports WebSphere eXtreme Scale (WXS) integration to support large scale high performance caching
  • Enables to run WebSphere Commerce with 64-bit WAS

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