We develop Ecommerce technology that makes it easy for you to trade and a pleasure for your customers to shop. We understand the importance of technology in online retailing. And we have the expertise and resources to help you keep pace with your customers – and your competitors – as they adopt the latest innovations.
And we’re always looking for better ways to do things. Our ecommerce team is constantly testing and evaluating technologies, so you get what’s right for your business.
We are a Gold Solution Partner for Magento and have been delivering omni-channel enterprise ecommerce platforms for the last 10 years. We are experienced in designing and running ecommerce projects – either new platforms or upgrading existing ones.
Our in-house technology team have extensive experience using Magento and how to get the most from the platform depending on the requirements and application. Our award winning enterprise websites are deployed internationally for global brands and retailers.
As specialists in across the retail value chain we fully understand the requirements of great customer experience, online marketing and trading. Our development team works closely alongside our UX, SEO and trading experts to ensure that every site we launch performs better than the previous one.
Most importantly we behave like a commercial partner where success is about how the platform performs once live, not just a technical systems integrator.
Digital commerce and omni-channel retail is only possible with smart integration between retail systems. Our architects and technology team are experienced in understanding the need and requirements for integration. We are able to advise on the most efficient way transferring data from one place to another without over engineering the design.
We have experience with different ERP, back office systems including SAP, Navision, and Axapta. Based on MS BizTalk, our Magento Enterprise-integrated middleware is designed to handle and transform the many data sources and data formats needed to run enterprise ecommerce sites.
Built specifically for retailers, our middleware layer simplifies integration between Magento Enterprise and your back-office systems removing the need for custom development and reducing complexity.
We are experienced in developing custom applications that support ecommerce, customer engagement and online marketing. Our core development languages are PHP and .NET and we know how to use these to extend and enhance existing applications.
In order to build the best skilled team to match the project we are able to use our partnerships with high quality, experienced global partners if certain technical skills are not available in-house.
We are able to work in either an agile or waterfall methodology depending on the requirements of the project and our technology teams regularly work on site with you.
We specialise in providing hosting, maintaining and supporting ‘enterprise-level’ ecommerce projects for pure play and multi-channel retailers. Our dedicated high availability hosting environment is maintained by Rackspace and technology team at Summit that provides 24/7 support as follows:
1. Hosting Maintenance & Support
- Server monitoring
- Security patching
- Application installation
- Interface support
2. Application Maintenance & Support
- Magento patching, upgrades, application and integration support
- Bug fixing
3. User Support
- Help desk, ticketed system, 24/7 support
- Front line support for all requests
- Backed by SLA
We provide consultative advice across important technology topics that draw on our experience of enterprise ecommerce projects over the last 10 years. We are in a unique position to not only advise on a specific element of a project but also appreciate the wider context and implications of decision making.
- Technology evaluation
- Strategy refinements and recommendations
- Solution architecture
- Requirements gathering
- Functional and technical specification
- UX audit and recommendations
- Customer journey modelling
- User testing
Ecommerce platform evaluation and selection
- Platform suitability
- Platform implementation
- Performance and scalability
- Process evaluation and recommendations
- Internal team structure and capability
Partner evaluation and selection
- Partner capability
- Project viability
- Pricing negotiation and benchmarking
We combine retail expertise, ecommerce experience, integration technologies and dedicated retailer hosting, maintenance and support, to help retailers use sell more online.
We have a dedicated technology centre based in Prague with over 40 experienced staff. This team provides the development and support services to our clients. Our professional services team of business analysts and project managers are based in the UK and Prague.
We have an experienced team of solution architects, developers and testers who understand Magento and other technologies, which means they know how to get the most from the platform in terms of functionality and performance.
We have an experienced professional services team of business analysts and project managers who will lead the reliable delivery of your project from discovery through to launch using a proven methodology.
What sets us
Continuous roadmap of improvement
We are fully invested in your commercial success. That’s why the launch of a new platform is just the starting point. We will proactively support you to improve the website by creating a continuous development roadmap prioritised against return on investment. The recommendations will be driven by insights from analytics, customer feedback, online marketing performance and our recommendations.
Understanding of online marketing
Our deep experience in online marketing means that whatever we build or recommend for you will fully support marketing and search engine optimisation. From tagging to product feed optimisation and sensible URLs, we’ll make sure that nothing gets forgotten. We run business projects, not just technical ones.
We are able to reliably provide you with scale and experience to deliver enterprise projects. We won’t be learning on your project, we’ll be recommending and delivering what we know works because we have done it before. We have the scale and business track record to deliver your project, however big or fast you need to go.
Managed and supported
We deliver a fully managed and supported platform, which means less partners to manage and reduced costs. We will be fully accountable for both the launch of your ecommerce website but also the ongoing performance and security.