Retail and eCommerce

Amazon Found Every 100ms of Latency Cost them 1% in Sales

By |2021-02-03T10:05:20+00:00January 20, 2019|

10 years ago, Amazon found that every 100ms of latency cost them 1% in sales. Google found an extra .5 seconds in search page generation time dropped traffic by 20%. A broker could lose $4 million in revenues per millisecond if their electronic trading platform is 5 milliseconds behind the competition. [...]

Delivering the Ultimate Omnichannel Experience with Unified Transactional and Analytical Processing Platforms

By |2020-09-29T12:27:39+00:00April 30, 2018|

In today’s “Now Economy”, consumers demand highly relevant and personalized experiences as they interact with brands on a multitude of devices. As their expectations increase, an omnichannel strategy becomes mission-critical for organizations. According to a recent study, 47% of customers would switch to a competitor within a day of a [...]

How to Ensure Business Continuity During Holiday Peak Traffic in 2018

By |2020-09-29T12:30:21+00:00April 11, 2018|

Black Friday/Cyber Monday (BFCM) sales were bigger than ever in 2017, as sales for the holiday hit about $3.34 billion on Black Friday and even higher on Cyber Monday: $3.45 billion. That’s $6.79 billion in two days. With such record-breaking online sales, it’s a real shame if your site is [...]