EPiServer-Ektron

EPiServer-EktronLooking for options to update your CMS/eCommerce system?  Wondering how your existing investment can be leveraged?  Feeling confused by what you've heard about the Ektron/Episerverroadmap?  You owe yourself a closer look at Episerver and MethodFactory can help.

Perfectly suited to mid-market firms looking for an integrated CMS/eCommerce solution, Episerver seamlessly connects digital commerce and digital marketing.  The Episerver Digital Experience Cloud™ combines content, commerce and multi-channel marketing in a single platform to work full-circle for businesses online – from intelligent optimization and lead-generation through to conversion and repeat business – with unprecedented ease-of-use.

Learn why Episerver is the Digital Customer Experience platform powering 30,000 sites for 8,800 customers in 30 countries around the world.

Episerver Digital Experience Cloud™ puts your business where your customer experiences take place: in the cloud

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Cloud delivery

  • Puts platform and content closer to your customers, cloud processing power available in all regions around the world and content delivered from the edge of the network for optimal performance (CDN)
  • Robust and streamlined managed deployment process, with development, testing and authoring environments in the cloud (applies to Group, Corporate and Enterprise levels)

Application level SLA

  • Service level for page availability instead of infrastructure components, backed by 24x7x365 managed service
  • Expert global support proactively monitors service performance and solves issues before they become problems


Online Experience Editor

The Episerver Online Experience Editor shows you only what you need at a given moment. No clutter, no confusion. The combination of an excruciatingly simple user interface for crafting experiences and powerful tools for marketing your content, business users are empowered for speedy, targeted execution.  All content that you create in Episerver is intelligent. This means it can be used on all sites, screens and channels and that it will automatically adjust to fit the layout. The experiences that you create will also become smarter over time, as the system learns from your visitors and decides which content to surface more often.

With our powerful personalization manager, you can tailor content for your visitors and present contextualized information that is relevant to their demographics, purchase history, interests and the ways in which they interact with your content.

Functionality to boost sales

You can sell across different markets and brands with a single catalog to maximize earning from cross merchandising. You can also create and enrich new product ranges instantly and showcase your products through different experiences. And you can automatically generate personalized product recommendations based on behavioral data, freeing you from the need to build and maintain multiple rules.



Our Ektron Case Studies

Here are some of our case studies for Ektron.

ABC Fine Wine and Spirts

MethodFactory provided a solution for our current needs, significantly enhancing our customers’ online brand experience, while building into the infrastructure the ability to grow.

~ Bob Gibson, Director of Marketing, ABC Fine Wine & Spirits.

  • WCM
  • Managed Hosting
Coleman Camping

MethodFactory helped The Coleman Company, Inc., international leader in outdoor products and gear, transition their web presence to the next generation using Commerce Server and Ektron CMS as their scalable foundation.

  • Commerce
  • WCM
  • Managed Hosting
  • Integration
NUK

International baby care company, renowned for its developmentally appropriate and innovative products, partnered with MethodFactory to birth a new commerce site - complete with improved user functionality, back-end management and multi-system integration.

  • Commerce
  • Managed Hosting
Quickie

Quickie, the leading supplier and distributor of innovative cleaning tools and supplies, came to MethodFactory eager to move away from their old, antiquated site to a new, modern site that better represented their brand, one that offered an easy to maintain product catalog and content management that could be scalable.

  • Commerce
  • WCM
  • Managed Hosting
  • Marketing
Rawlings

MethodFactory helps the legendary Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc., transition their web presence to the next generation using Microsoft Commerce Server and Ektron CMS as a foundation to grow with. Rawlings is now able to offer their web visitors and online shoppers an interactive experience on par with the brand's stellar reputation. ​

  • Commerce
  • WCM
  • Managed Hosting
  • Integration
  • Marketing

MethodFactory added numerous enhancements to WorthSports.com that would improve the user experience as well as aid in the internal management of the site and increase conversions and overall site success.

  • Commerce
  • WCM
  • Managed Hosting
  • Integration
Johnson Outdoors

Johnson Outdoors’ Watercraft division needed assistance in making graphic design and content changes to their existing Ektron websites (Old Town® canoes and kayaks; Ocean Kayak™ and Necky® kayaks; Carlisle™ paddles; Extrasport® personal flotation devices). As with many consumer products manufacturers, Johnson Outdoors makes extensive changes to their product line every year to keep up with changing trends, technological enhancements, and market positioning.

  • WCM

Ektron

EktronEktron Content Management System (CMS) - the platform of choice for more than 3,700 global companies - has released Version 9.0! This enterprise-ready platform simplifies the creation, management and delivery of corporate websites, intranet portals, and social communities for businesses who are looking to maximize their presence online.

The new and enhanced features of v9.0 further empower users, designers and developers to create not only better websites, but better web experiences.

The right tool for any web project

V9.0 provides intuitive and user-friendly editing tools for non-technical content authors to easily add, format and modify text.  The HTML5-based editor loads fast and has the familiarity of Microsoft Word, so most users will feel at home.  And in-context editing allows users to edit and manage content without having to navigate the CMS work area.

Support for the Ektron Digital Experience Hub lets you share data across various enterprise systems, including CRMs like Salesforce and Microsoft Dynamics, marketing automation like Marketo and analytics software like Google Analytics, Webtrends and SharePoint.

Ektron’s improved eSync feature is a true end-to-end synchronization tool that lets you automate web content, code, assets and templates from the staging environments through production, making site-wide changes more efficient and more secure.  Full content syncing moves changes to production and 2.0 / user generated content can be synced from production to staging as well.  Preview syncs and get complete historical logs of all syncs to keep track of activity.

Would you like to talk more Ektron? Contact us so we can get the conversation going and as well as show you a demo.

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