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The Future Of Commerce Technology: Commerce Platforms End With An Ecosystem On FIRE

Digital Acceleration Demands That Businesses Evolve Their Architecture To Survive

January 5, 2021

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Commerce is no longer the core technical function within increasingly complex commerce tech stacks. As this landscape shifts, the new dual cores instead center around experience and operations. Digital businesses will gravitate either toward a complex but bifocaled new stack or toward a new breed of all-in-one solutions that are more flexible, affordable, easy to use, and quick to deploy or update. Digital business leaders and their CIO colleagues must collaborate to tackle what this shift means for the technology that will grow the business.

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Table of Contents

  • Digital Leaders: The Commerce Core Is Shrinking — Act Now To Adapt
  • The Commerce Ecosystem Now Is On FIRE — Reap The Advantages
  • Recommendations

  • Align Your Tech Priorities To Planning And Selection Processes
  • What It Means

  • Digital Pros Will Choose Curated Suites Or All-In-One FIRE Solutions
  • Supplemental Material
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