Commerce Server Update

We would like to take this opportunity to bring to your attention some branding changes within our organization that are currently in flight – in fact you may already be aware of some of them through other communication channels. We wanted to provide some additional insight as to how it affects Commerce Server moving forward….


Upcoming Commerce Server 2009 R2 Training by Software-Smith

Software-Smith is offering a 3 day training course designed to bring a .NET developer or architect up to speed on Microsoft Commerce Server 2009 R2. This course assumes no Commerce Server 2009 or 2007 experience. Upcoming training dates are as follows: Cologne, Germany – September 19 to 21, 2011 Ottawa, Canada – September 26 to 28,…


Webinar – Abandoned Shopping Cart Recovery

The Commerce Server team is pleased to invite you to a joint webinar with our newest partner, SeeWhy. SeeWhy is a leader in providing real time ecommerce shopping cart recovery services (SaaS) for the Commerce Server platform. SeeWhy’s cart recovery service follows up with ecommerce abandoners using a real time, multi step approach using email…


Commerce Server 2009 R2 March CTP available for download

The latest CTP has just been released on the download center: To download the CTP:http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=212469 To download the Install Guide:http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=212468 To download the Readme:http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=212467 What’s new in this CTP: The following are new features that have been introduced since the Commerce Server 2009 R2 September 2010 CTP release: Deployment scripts and sample configurations for two-tier…


Welcome new Commerce Server MVP Victor Castro

And for the second day in a row, we extend an equally warm welcome to another new Commerce Server MVP. Victor Castro is currently the VP of e-Commerce and Development at Commerce Generation. Based out of Burlington, VT, he has been working with Commerce Server since version 2002. He is also a member of the…


Welcome new Commerce Server MVP Bradley Foley

We extend a warm welcome to another new Commerce Server MVP. Brad is currently a developer at Hard Rock Café International in Orlando, Florida. He is also President of Dark Lake Software, Inc. He has been developing on all versions of Commerce Server since version 2000. You can follow him via his blog at blog.blfoley.com,…


Independent User Group Meeting May 14 2010

On May 14th 2010 an independent, non-profit group dedicated to exchanging technical knowledge about Commerce Server 2007 and Commerce Server 2009 will be holding a user group meeting 3pm CET / 6 am PST.  For more information and to register for this event, please visit – www.software-smith.com/usergroup.htm or email csug@software-smith.com.


Commerce Server 2009 Evaluation VPC (September 2009 version) is Available for Download

The Commerce Server 2009 Evaluation VPC (September 2009 version) is now available for download. This VPC has Commerce Server 2009 and Microsoft Office SharePoint® Server 2007 (MOSS) fully installed and configured (Core Systems, Multi-Channel Commerce Foundation, SharePoint Commerce Services), including the new Default site with the Template Pack running in SharePoint using the 30 new…


Fall Commerce Server 2009 Developer Training Course is Now Open to Customers

In response to a series of requests, Cactus Commerce has opened their Fall Instructor-led Commerce Server 2009 Developer Training course to customers. The 3-day Microsoft Commerce Server 2009 Developer Training course is designed with ASP.Net developers in mind. Students will learn the why, what and how of working with Commerce Server 2009 in a balanced…