“Infosys launches Skava Commerce, a new standard for modern, mobile-first and modular e-commerce platforms,” the company said in a filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange on September 28, 2016.
Skava is a Silicon Valley based e-commerce startup acquired by Infosys. It developed Skava Commerce to allow businesses to leverage flexible cloud-based microservices and white label applications to quickly launch new offerings, improve conversion rates of digital channels, create highly responsive digital properties, and more.
The company further said that, the platform can and easily integrate into existing technologies, while also providing a future-ready architecture that will enable next generation shopping experiences leveraging artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning, natural language processing and virtual reality (VR).
Skava Commerce provides a comprehensive suite of e-commerce microservices that can be used independently or in conjunction with others, and implemented without any downtime, it said.
Commenting on the launch, Skava, Chief Executive Officer, Arish Ali said, “With the introduction of Skava Commerce we are expanding on our user-first approach, delivering a platform that’s modern, modular and mobile-first, and one that evolves with business and customer needs.”
Meanwhile, shares of Infosys were trading at Rs 1,041.80 apiece, up 0.13 per cent, from previous close on BSE at 14:36 hours.