Consider this scenario, customers walk into a brick-and-mortar store and their smartphones receive instant notifications featuring discounts and information
Similarly, maintaining data integrity becomes another concern in a system full of fast moving information from various sources. A retail organization planning to incorporate these innovations faces the following challenges:
With considerable experience in the retail technology space across areas like analytics, beacons, eCommerce, and mCommerce, Zymr is deft at deploying open source technology architectures for integrated retail solutions that provide security, scalability and performance. Additionally, Zymr’s quality engineering practices extend beyond quality assurance, with an emphasis on Agility and Automation, making it a partner of choice for retail technology projects.
Vodafone has a major thrust on bringing value-added services under its My Vodafone consumer portal. With a large captive subscriber pool that includes businesses and consumers, it was looking for new business models to keep these subscribers active with the brand. Vodafone had two main challenges: How to extend My Vodafone’s features to keep their subscribers sticky with Vodafone? How to extend the business model further to provide eCommerce services?
Often, when developing cloud applications, whether web portals or mobile apps, critical constraints are only realized once usage starts to go up. A common myth is that one can “throw hardware” at problems of scale. But when things do not work well even after adding physical and virtual resources, a technology team may arrive at the costly realization that the app itself was not built in the right way. This can be a potentially fatal error for companies attempting to exploit a high risk opportunity as is the nature of technology innovation. This whitepaper from Zymr provides 10 tips that will help you build applications that will scale without crashing, or compromising responsiveness.
Smartsourcing is a brief guide to the world of modern technology partnerships. It was developed through a collaborative effort of top Zymr executives as we uncovered a gap in the market between the perception of what outsourcing used to be, and how leading technology innovators are leveraging this globalized approach to value generation. Read this guide to learn...