Author Archives: Hassina Obaidy

Showcase a Microservice: PIM is key in omnichannel commerce

Skava’s Showcase a Microservice blog monthly series highlights a Skava microservice in greater details and allows you to learn more about the Skava difference. As part of our Showcase a Microservice series, this month, we’re showcasing PIM – Product Information Management. … Continue reading

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[Press Release] Skava announces its joining the Adobe Exchange Partner Program

Skava, a leading provider of cloud microservices for ecommerce, has announced its joining the Adobe Exchange partner program at the Community level. “Skava is very excited to be part of Adobe Experience Cloud’s growing ecosystem. We look forward to offering … Continue reading

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[SlideShare] The Appification of Web Commerce

Dave Barrowman, vice president and head of innovation for Skava, presented at Shoptalk in Las Vegas this month about the Appification of Web Commerce. Barrowman presented cool new, exciting technologies that are available today and make ecommerce better in the … Continue reading

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Can chatbots replace customer service agents?

Implementing a new technology can be a daunting task that requires money, resources, and time. Not to mention full confidence in the technology and solutions you’re investing in. Lately, we’ve been hearing constant talk about chatbots and conversational commerce in … Continue reading

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What are microservices and why you should care

“A microservices-based architecture is like the LEGO Star Wars’ Millennium Falcon; Lego bricks that you could put together and play with immediately.” At least, that’s what Skava’s Platform Architect, David Levine, says. The term “microservice” has been a hot topic … Continue reading

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Amazon Go is revolutionizing in-store shopping

Amazon is making tremendous headlines with the opening of Amazon Go, a cashierless convenience store (1,800 square feet) in Seattle. Amazon has made several failed attempts while testing internally for over a year and a half. The first of its … Continue reading

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Skava joins HPE-led Cloud28+ to offer new hybrid cloud retail solutions

[Press Release] San Francisco – December 21, 2017: Infosys (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in consulting, technology and next-generation services, today announced its membership as a technology partner in the Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE)-driven Cloud28+ community and digital platform. By leveraging the Cloud28+ community’s … Continue reading

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5 Ways Physical Stores Can Reclaim Their Throne

Physical stores are not left without hope. Despite the influx of store closures, physical retailers can make a strong comeback. More than 20 major retailers, such as Kmart and JC Penney, have closed down stores this past year. In 2017 … Continue reading

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[PYMNTS] The Cure For The Brick-And-Mortar Blues

[PYMNTS.com] The death of retail — of the brick-and-mortar kind — is nowhere, really, in sight, even as some might say the physical shopping experience is losing its spark. But it helps to take the pulse and temperature from time to time … Continue reading

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Black Friday and Cyber Monday Highlights 2017 [Webinar]

Black Friday and Cyber Weekend have officially come to an end. As predicted, online sales were at an all-time high during Black Friday ($5.03 B in online sales) and Cyber Monday ($6.6 B in online sales). Black Friday is increasingly … Continue reading

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