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.


Case Studies


World class solution based on Magento Enterprise
Being competitive and winning the big game are what the Packers are known for. They have one of the biggest fanbases in all of the professional sports. However, in 2016, their online shop was outdated, had poor mobile support, and lacked the modern tools their business users needed to maintain the site efficiently. Zilker was brought in to provide a modern, mobile-first e-commerce site that their most loyal fans could be proud of. [more]


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]


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

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

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]