Archive for Month: February 2015

M-Commerce Market Projections Continue to Rise as New Use Cases Emerge

The rise of e-commerce changed the way global consumers purchased retail, making it possible for them to shop from their homes and offices and for retailers to drive profitability online. Now, the global m-commerce market is experiencing a similar boom. In fact, recent research from TechNavio indicates that the m-commerce […]

Everything You Need to Know About Scaling MySQL Part 8: Wrapping Up

We have come to the end of the line for our “Everything You Need to Know About Scaling MySQL” series and we hope you have come away with some valuable insight into how to optimize your e-commerce website. For those who may have missed an installment or two—or simply need […]

Everything You Need to Know About Scaling MySQL – Part 7: Customer Issues With MySQL

During the previous entries in this series, we discussed the various struggles that scaling a legacy MySQL database can cause and the options e-commerce sites have in combating those issues. While any growing Web business can experience difficulties with scaling MySQL, some types of e-commerce sites are especially vulnerable to […]

Clustrix to Host eTail West 2015 After Party at Costas Nightclub

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Feb 13, 2015 – Clustrix, provider of the first scale-out database designed to meet the needs of fast-growing e-commerce sites, today announced it will be sponsoring an afterparty at the Costas Nightclub immediately following the “Around the World” International Cocktail Reception at eTail West 2015 on […]

More Customers on Your Site: Cause for Celebration or Disaster?

At a basic level, the goal of every e-commerce site is to attract more traffic. Regardless of your conversion rate, the more visits your site receives, the more sales it will generate—that is simple mathematics. Of course, that statement is only true given the assumption that your website can handle […]