Platform Partners and Infrastructure
Selecting an eCommerce platform is a critical decision. It will form the backbone of your online channel and as one of the biggest investments you make it must be tuned for optimal performance.
Rackspace has expertise in hosting eCommerce platforms and the experience to guide you through implementing, architecting your chosen platform. We also have lots of added value ways to help you keep your digital e-commerce strategy on track such as our page load checker and downtime cost calculator.
As Platinum Magento Partner, and preferred provider to 80% of Platinum Magento Solution Partners, we host more Magento customers than any other hosting provider. Harness our unrivalled expertise for the new and enhanced Magento 2.0, built to optimise your online store.
Rackspace can provide you with the infrastructure to handle Hybris products, modules, applications and extensions with ease. With a proven track record of handling Hybris deployments for customers such as Barbour, we have the experience to help you configure, scale and manage your Hybris solution.
Rackspace offers hosting and application management services for Oracle Commerce. We can provide a custom configuration and installation to help with the performance of your Oracle Deployment, including Oracle ATG Web Commerce, Oracle Endeca and Oracle Database.
With IBM Websphere Commerce deployments for retailers such as DFS under our belt, we know what it takes to have a solution that can support your online channel.
No matter which eCommerce platform you choose, work with us and enjoy an environment that's built for eCommerce success. Contact us today and take advantage of our skill in assessing the unique requirements of your online store and our expertise in building a hosting infrastructure.
Testing Magento Performane
If you search the Internet for statistics about website page load times and the relationship with conversion, you will find plenty of relevant examples. The clear message is that optimising performance will directly improve customer experience, which can lead to more sales.
This whitepaper presents the benefits of optimising the application stack to help increase performance. By analysing different application configurations it is possible to validate the benefits of a tuned deployment. This document will also demonstrate a clear methodology for performance testing and measuring the results.
Customer story: The Entertainer
The UK toy market is worth almost £3 billion. As The Entertainer expanded they needed a hosting provider to support an interactive website - content rich, personalised and viewable on any device. The Entertainer now has an increased presence on a range of online selling platforms as well as highly successful Click and Collect functionality. They also have quick partitioning of stock, with access to both store and web stock at all times - something that was not previously possible.
A New Age of eCommerce: Answering new tech challenges
Featuring: Ampersand / Rackspace / Salmon / Conexus
A user-friendly web platform makes your business adequate – but a seamless retail experience between devices, stores and social interactions makes your business excellent. Ampersand, Rackspace, Salmon and Conexus have come together to bring you a retail-focused eBook, ’A New Age of eCommerce: Answering new tech challenges’, looking at the importance of building a successful multichannel experience for your customers.