Rethink Commerce Blog

How to Sell More during the Shopping Season for Affiliate Marketers

Posted on October 20th, 2014 by

With Thanksgiving a few weeks away, merchants, affiliates and shoppers are preparing for the deals frenzy that the shopping season kick off will bring. [...]

Avangate Discontinuing SSLv3 Support Due to POODLE Vulnerability

Posted on October 17th, 2014 by

Recently, Google researchers discovered a major new vulnerability in an old SSL protocol that’s still supported by the majority of modern browsers. The seriousness of this vulnerability, named POODLE, has led Avangate to discontinue support for SSLv3 across all of our websites and services, after classifying the vulnerability with a high impact for our secure operations. [...]

Ready or Not? – The New Role of the CTO in a Change-driven Business Environment

Posted on October 9th, 2014 by

Strange noises fill the remote area you’re walking toward. A part of the building you’ve never been before, it’s full of unfamiliar symbols and signs, not to mention sounds – the incessant beeping and whirring. You’ve now gone farther into the unknown than ever before. Silent creatures scowl at you in annoyance as you enter the room, then exchange glances among themselves as if they know you don’t belong here. You curse yourself once more for undertaking this perilous journey, but you are in need of ancient knowledge, and only the Chosen Few can help you now… [...]

Why I Love the Business of Software Conference

Posted on October 7th, 2014 by

Disciplined Entrepreneurship = Spirit of a Pirate + Skills of a Navy Seal. This is what Bill Aulet, a professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management reminded us at the recent Business of Software Conference or BoS in Boston. [...]

Industry Buzz – September 2014

Posted on October 6th, 2014 by

Hi sellers!

With summer winding down, it’s time to get back to business – the business of software, that is. As always, to read more, subscribe to our newsletter and be updated on blog and new whitepapers and webinars on how to grow your software and services business. [...]

Avangate Not Affected by Shellshock Bug

Posted on October 2nd, 2014 by

You might have heard about a bug called “Shellshock” that affects all versions of the bash shell package published before September 26. We wanted to assure you that the Avangate system and services are not exploitable by this bug, and explain why. [...]