Ektron 8.6 Upgrade Offerings


Ektron's WCM platform focuses on engaging customers online through quick creation, management and delivery of multi-channel customer experiences. With upgraded Ektron's 8.6, the scope to provide an enhanced customer experience across all digital channels only gets better.

Why Upgrade to Ektron 8.6 ?

Businesses today are looking at creating personalized and highly engaging enterprise websites for better user engagement. Upgrading to Ektron 8.6 enables organizations improve their return on investment through:

  • Simpler and easier content authoring interface enabling business users to create content quicker
  • Improved support for mobile devices
  • More robust content publishing mechanisms
  • Significantly improved search functionality

Virtusa's Ektron 8.6 Upgrade Offerings

Virtusa has abundant experience in developing diverse Ektron solutions for multiple clients. Our Ektron experts can help migrate your website to Ektron 8.6 with a well-defined strategy and go-live support. Virtusa offerings for Ektron 8.6 upgrade include:

  • Full lifecycle development of Ektron solutions
  • Upgrading existing sites from previous Ektron versions (7.5x, 7.6x, 8.02 and 8.5) to Ektron 8.6
  • Migration from other ECM systems and bespoke systems to Ektron 8.6
  • Maintenance and in-life support after migration
  • Architecture, infrastructure and design reviews for Ektron solutions
  • Consulting enterprise CMS strategy, data aggregation and IA design
  • Performance enhancements for existing Ektron sites
  • Implementing mobile sites using the mobility features introduced in Ektron 8.6
  • Implementing three-tier solutions in line with new Ektron three-tier architecture
  • Systems integration with Microsoft Dynamics, Sales Force, Microsoft SharePoint and other third party systems using new DxH technology leading to reduced data duplication

Why Virtusa?

  • Virtusa is Ektron’s strategic partner
  • Dedicated Ektron Center of Excellence (CoE) with the ability to test beta versions of the software
  • Over 30 Ektron professionals in development, QA and BA disciplines
  • Microsoft partnership and decades of experience in delivering Microsoft .Net solutions
  • Readily available reusable components and frameworks for solution implementation
  • Ektron developers, administrators and partner certified professionals with extensive experience in developing various intranet, internet and collaboration portals involving multiple sites with multi lingual support using ‘Ektron Multisite’ feature
  • Custom feature implementation through Ektron extensions and customization
  • Creating mobile and mobile enabled sites for enhanced customer experience
  • Ektron version upgrades for existing solutions
  • Executing complex migrations from other ECM legacy/bespoke systems
  • Secured site implementations with custom security and third party integrations

Learn more about Ektron WCM on Ektron Product Page.