June 2020 Newsletter

Elastic Path Commerce

What's New in Product

 

 

 

Account Management 

Version 2.4.3 

The external-id field on an account is now guaranteed to be a unique value for all accounts. It is also now possible to lookup an account using the external-id value, using the new lookup form.

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Bloomreach Feed Plugin

Version 1.2.1

Security improvements for the Bloomreach Feed Plugin with the transition from FTP to SFTP. This requires some changes to the configuration properties to accept a private key rather than a password for authentication. Customers will need to generate a public/private key pair and contact Bloomreach support to have SFTP support enabled.

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What's Next in Product

 

Bloomreach Feed Plugin
Version 1.2.2
Elastic Path Commerce
Version 8.0.1
PunchOut Lambdas
Version 1.0

Maintenence Releases 

 

Filter out non-included linked categories from Cortex navigations
Released on 7.5.x
Released on 7.4.x

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Expired shopping cart promotions are compiled unnecessarily
Released on 8.0.x
Released on 7.6.x
Released on 7.5.x

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Fixes issue when checkout actions throw an exception during rollback, remaining checkout action rollback methods were skipped.
Released on 8.0.x

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Resolves issues with featured offers returned by Cortex in arbitrary order.
Released on 8.0.x
Released on 7.6.x

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Elastic Path Commerce Education 

 

July 9 - 10
Architect & Design

Just getting your implementation started? Our Solutions Architect training is a great way to ensure you have the foundational knowledge for making architectural design decisions. This series of self-serve courses culminates in a live, discussion-based session where various architectural areas are discussed and best practices put forward. Don’t design yourself into a box. Sign up today and start your knowledge development.

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July 21 - 23
Development & Customizations

Have some unique requirements in your project? Our Developer Core and Cortex learning programs help developers understand the platform and get them ready for implementation. A number of self serve courses review various technologies and functions needed for this role. The program wraps up with a live session specifically designed to get you comfortable with making code customizations. A use case is presented and you will work your way through all these areas needed to bring this to life - all the way from database changes, to Commerce Manager, to the API. If your project is about to start, get prepared by taking this program, and get certified.

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Available On-Demand
Automated Testing

Did you know there is a suite of automated tests your project can leverage? Automated testing is a great way of ensuring your team is providing high-quality deliverables on your project. But, what about customizations? This program walks you through the suite of automated tests, the tools you need, and how to extend this suite to fit your project. This is a self-serve program, providing you with knowledge, exercises and an environment so you feel confident in your role. Why not get prepared and get certified.

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Save the Date: Upcoming Virtual Events

 

Billion Dollar B2B eCommerce
On-Demand Webinar
Leadership & Alignment with Johnstone Supply
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Comosable Commerce
Press Release
“Composable Commerce” Establishes New Paradigm for Modern eCommerce Innovation
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Billion Dollar B2B eCommerce
On-Demand Webinar
Building an eCommerce Foundation with Keysight Technologies
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Marketplace Updates

 

PunchOut2Go

Are customers asking you to provide PunchOut catalogs and transact purchase orders electronically? PunchOut2Go is excited to partner with Elastic Path to provide seamless PunchOut catalog capabilities and sales order automation between Elastic Path and any procurement platform such as SAP Ariba, Coupa, Jaggaer, Oracle and others. To learn more, visit PunchOut2Go for Elastic Path.

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Partner Spotlight

 

Zilker Technology

Zilker Technology is an expert Digital Consultancy and Systems Integrator that combines the agility of a start-up with the experience and expertise of a global consulting firm and has been a valuable partner of Elastic Paths for almost two years.

Most recently, Zilker completed the successful implementation of Goodman Manufacturing which included the launch of websites for three of their brands: www.goodman-dealers.comwww.daikinhub.com, and www.amanahac-dealers.com. This was also the first customer to leverage Bloomreach XM and Search and Merchandizing!

“Zilker is proud to have been a key partner in this transformational effort. The power of the tools Goodman can now offer to their dealers to manage all of their interactions digitally is phenomenal. The combination of headless commerce and experience management provided by Elastic Path and Bloomreach made the ideal platform to build an industry leading dealer buying portal. Since launch, adoption has been growing at an exponential pace, and we are excited for the changes happening in Goodman’s company owned distribution channel”

- Michael Rasmussen, Cheif Commerce Architect, Zilker Technology

Congratulations to all involved!

Read the Latest: eCommerce Blog

 

COVID-19’s out-of-stock impact and how PWAs can support “endless aisle 3.0”
Read the Blog Post
Headless commerce + headless CMS: the perfect combination?
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Better BOPAC: 6 ways to improve curbside pickup in the “new normal”
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