Archive for Month: December 2014

E-Commerce Trends You Can’t Ignore in 2015

It’s hard to believe we’re about to turn the page on yet another year but, nonetheless, here we are. We figure there’s no better time to reflect on the developments in e-commerce that took place during the last 12 months while also looking forward to see what’s in store for […]

Nomorerack Achieves Another Record-Breaking Cyber Monday with ClustrixDB

Nomorerack Successfully Scales for Black Friday/Cyber Monday with ClustrixDB Nomorerack, a top-100 e-commerce retailer running ClustrixDB, successfully flexed up for the Black Friday/Cyber Monday weekend. Again. And achieved record-breaking sales! Again. More details: Last year nomorerack increased their marketing impressions 20-fold, and expected a huge increase in sales. Clustrix helped […]

E-Commerce Retailers: Here’s How You Tell You’re Not in the Big Leagues

In 1994, website owners were able to get by with low-quality, wonky sites because their audience wasn’t really too concerned with user experience. The fact that a website was loading at all—albeit pixel by pixel—was impressive enough. Website users have certainly grown to expect a heck of a lot more […]

The Perils of Replatforming: You Might Lose Your Data

Any successful e-commerce retailer that has built its website on a MySQL database will tell you the same thing: It doesn’t matter how good business appears to be; it’s only a matter of time before traffic spikes give your database more than it can handle. And when that happens, your […]

The Rise of the Customer-Centric E-Commerce Experience

Thanks to the rise of the Internet and mobile devices, consumer demand for instant gratification has become a cultural norm. Many brands have stretched to meet this exacting standard, setting the bar high for competitors that want to create robust customer experiences. Businesses are learning that each and every customer […]