Zilker consultants are trained and available to create designs that look great, work well, and fully leverage the features of the underlying products. It is important to make your guests feel welcome when they arrive. Our consultants will be along side you rolling out the red carpet for your users while also making sure their visit is productive and meaningful.

INSIGHTS FEATURING THIS SERVICE

Case Studies

TECHNOLOGY KEY TO START-UP’S SUCCESS

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]


Insights

Zilker Technology Hires Tony Guerrero as Director of Sales – eCommerce

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]


Zilker Announces New Offering for Customer Engagement and Digital Experience

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]


Watson Visual Recognition & Product Recommendation

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]


Never Dull in the ZT Bus Series: It’s Time for a Change

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]


Can it Core an Apple (or Android)?

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 Wins Prestigious Award at IBM’s Partnerworld Leadership Conference

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]


Zilker Technology Hires Shilpa Kotiyan to Chief Architect – eCommerce

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]