Sneak Peek: SMITH's Episerver Ascend 2017 Alexa Commerce Demo

The annual Episerver Ascend conference is only a few days away, bringing the popular European event to Las Vegas. Here's a sneak peek at the conversational commerce demo we'll be showcasing.

Point of View

Protect your eCommerce Investment. Accelerate your Revenue.

With mainstream support ended for Commerce Server 2009 R2, ending for Sitecore Commerce 11 & 11.1, and extended support expiring in the coming years, 2017 is an ideal time to evolve your ecommerce capabilities and improve revenue by upgrading.
Industry Research

Forrester Report: Digital Customer Experience Trends 2017

Forrester identified the rise of conversational interfaces and concierge services. In this report Forrester examines how those trends are playing out and highlight two new ones gaining momentum as we enter 2017.

Thomas John of SMITH Wins 2017 Sitecore Most Valuable Professional Award in Commerce

Elite distinction presented to 18 Sitecore Commerce experts worldwide

Get Up And Running Quickly On Episerver Commerce

As a developer, if someone says, “It’s so easy to get up and running on our platform—it will only take you 15 minutes," I usually take their time estimate with a grain of salt.

Conversational Commerce Part 2: Rapid Prototyping with Cognitive Services - Meet AI Santa

If you read our first Conversational Commerce post, you're probably wondering whatever happened to AI Santa and how his digital elves made out. Find out here.
Point of View

4 Steps To Simplify Digital Experience

Reduce complexity, exploring the pillars of Search Marketing, Personalization, Clear Conversion Paths and Frictionless Service.

Sitecore Experience Accelerator – Tools for Your Creative Team

Building a site in Sitecore typically requires heavy involvement from your creative/UX team, which will help build up the framework of the pages that will use the content housed in Sitecore. 

The Episerver Digital Experience Cloud Just Got Even Smarter

Recently, Episerver has been garnering media attention with its recognition in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant report as a WCM leader, and for its acquisitions of Peerius and Optivo.  Beyond the hype, what does this actually mean and how will it benefit marketers?