Key Benefits of SmartCatalog for Commerce Server:
Microsoft Commerce Server™ IntegrationSmartCatalog™ is tightly integrated with Microsoft Commerce Server™. SmartCatalog™ ships with guided selling, catalog and cart web controls that plug into a site. The Business Rules Manager reads/writes all data to the Commerce Server™ catalog database.
Lower Total Cost of Ownership
Traditionally, organizations that need these capabilities would have to develop custom code increasing deployment time, deployment cost and on-going support costs. SmartCatalog™ delivers robust capabilities at a cost effective price to acquire, deploy and maintain.
Built on the .Net 3.5 Framework
SmartCatalog™ is built entirely on the .Net 3.5 framework. The end-user interface is driven by ASP.net web controls that are AJAX enabled. The Rule Manager is written in C# and utilizes Windows Forms 2.0 and web services for connectivity. SmartCatalog™ is the only guided selling and configuration solution certified by Microsoft for Commerce Server (2000, 2002 & 2007) and Dynamics CRM 3.0.
Implement in 30 Days or Less
SmartCatalog™ Fast Path Implementation Services provides an approach to implementing sales configuration in a short, fixed timeframe at a fixed cost. By taking advantage of this offering, companies shorten the time to up-front results, verify that the solution is right for the organization, and benefit from a technology platform that also provides the long-term flexibility they need.