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Convert Revenue Leakage to Revenue Uplift with the Avangate Summer ‘15 Release

Posted on June 23rd, 2015 by

The old ABC’s of web, “Always be converting,” is as relevant now as it ever was. But as digital businesses are finding out, maximizing customer lifetime value – and not pressure – is the most effective way to convert revenues today. What that means for digital businesses is making smart investments in tools and technology that reduce Revenue Leakage at every stage of the commerce lifecycle. […]

Introducing CommerceNOW.

Posted on May 18th, 2015 by

Let’s have a quick word association. What’s the first thing you think of when you hear the word “Commerce”? Amazon and the over-hyped and coming soon to you — drone delivery? The Trifecta of Black Friday/Cyber Monday/Single’s Day? How ApplePay will take over the world?   But wait – not if the Internet of Things takes over the world first. […]

Optimize Conversions with the Avangate Spring Release ’15

Posted on March 26th, 2015 by

Digital marketers today realize that conversions do not end with customer acquisition – but that it needs to be a continuous imperative at every step of the commerce lifecycle – thru upsell/crosssells, and into renewals.

The Spring Release ’15 introduces major enhancements, boosting key metrics such as authorization rate, renewal rate and ultimately, serves to maximize customer value. […]

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. […]

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. […]