11 December 2012

Upcoming features for Hybris 4.8

Next week a new minor 4.8 release is expected for the Hybris e-commerce platform.
This should be the last release before the major Hybris 5.0 release (expected Q2 2013).
Expected new features:

  • Subsrciptions and bundling module
    • recurring price models
    • product bundles (e;g. sell entire digital publication or individual chapters and articles, sell mobile with phone contract)
      • dynamic, rule based bundling and pricing
    • cockpit: graphical dashboard for managing bundles and subscriptions
    • great for any digital content provider(newspapers, platform subscriptions, eBooks, Steam-like online game buying...)
  • New Telco accelerators, built on subscription and bundling module. An accelerator is a prebuilt Hybris application targeted at a specific market.
    • B2B accelerator mobile front