Idea to App and Portal in under 4 months
KEY is a five-star concierge service that leverages technology in curating seamless personalized experiences in America’s most celebrated cities from coast to coast. KEY partnered with Zilker to build its flagship mobile application and web back-end from the ground up in under 4 months to help them successfully launch at SXSW. The solution allows KEY’s professional concierges to provide its members with a personalized, expertly curated experience in a highly scalable fashion and showcased Zilkers unique combination of enterprise experience and start-up agility. [more]
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Idea to App and Portal in under 4 months
Zilker was recently selected as a 2nd phase finalist in the IBM Watson Build Challenge (IBM’s first cognitive challenge) and we are excited and proud to share our creation! Utilizing IBM’s Watson Technologies (Watson APIs, Watson Commerce, Watson Content Hub within IBM Cloud) as the backbone for the solution, Z’Concierge is a powerful mobile app platform that revolutionizes the shopping experience for in-store customers while maximizing conversion for businesses.
AUSTIN, TEXAS – September 9, 2017 – Zilker Technology, one of the fastest growing Magento Solution Partners in North America announces the addition of Tony Guerrero as the Director of eCommerce Sales.
“Tony is a very strategic addition to the Zilker team,” said Rob Thomas, CEO of Zilker Technology. “He has deep and varied experience in eCommerce, and his experience in the Magento ecosystem will help Zilker continue to grow as a Magento solution partner. Tony gives Zilker a strong client-facing presence in the eCommerce space.”
Tony comes to Zilker with over 11 years of experience working in highly competitive segments within the digital commerce space. [more]
Looking to upgrade your IBM WebSphere Portal™, Web Content Mangement™ or Watson Commerce™? Is it the “right time” for a migration? Can’t determine if on-prem or Cloud are right for you? Zilker Implementation Methodology (ZIM) for Customer Engagement & Digital Experience (DX) is a proven repeatable implementation methodology for guiding customers to successful product upgrades. ZIM for CE & DX is the latest of a long list of offerings Zilker is bringing to market.
Our process starts with a Blueprint phase that evaluates our customer’s current deployment, [more]
Integrating Watson’s visual recognition service with Watson Commerce enables customers to quickly look for product recommendations and matching products based on an image of a product previously seen in an advertisement or in use elsewhere; for e.g. a style of a dress or any other unique apparel accessory worn by someone else.
IBM Technologies used in this demonstration are IBM Watson Commerce and IBM Watson Visual Recognition API. [more]
Matt “Never” Dull has been a technology consultant for over 15 years. With a brain that can “never” say no to solving the strangest of business requirements, he has successfully delivered some of the most interesting and seemingly impossible integrations involving content management, search, social, portals, security and mobile solutions to a client list a mile long. In November of 2015, he bought a bus. His two kids and dog put up with him and will join him on cross-country bus trips when they can. [more]
With the prevalence of Smart Phones, there are various strategies to consider when it comes to supporting these devices while dealing with web design. Two common buzz phrases are “Mobile First” and “Responsive Design”. These approaches have gained popularity, and as is often the case with technological solutions, are used without much analysis about whether or not they are the best approach.
To start, let’s look at the Mobile First approach.
What is Mobile First? This approach focuses on creating the “harder” design for small screens first, [more]
ZILKER TECHNOLOGY NAMED TOP PERFORMING NEW BUSINESS PARTNER
Orlando, Florida – February 18, 2016 Zilker Technology (“Ztech”) was just named by IBM as its 2015 top performing new business partner from its largest distributor, Avnet, Inc. The company was honored for its achievements in the areas of revenue performance, strong replicable solutions and excellence in customer success.
Zilker Technology is an IBM Software Solution Provider and Premier Business Partner focused on Hybrid Cloud and Digital Solutions, [more]
STRATEGIC HIRE TO DRIVE E-COMMERCE GROWTH
AUSTIN, TEXAS – May 16, 2016 – Zilker Technology, an Austin-based expert integrator, announces the addition of Shilpa Kotiyan as the Chief Architect – eCommerce.
“We are very excited to announce the hiring of Shilpa Kotiyan. I have worked with Shilpa for over 10 years,” said Sean Wyrick, CTO of Zilker Technology. “She is an expert in eCommerce implementations and the associated technologies. She provides Zilker and our customers with the technical leadership and experience to deliver any size eCommerce solution.”
Shilpa has over 13 years of experience working in eCommerce. [more]