KonaKart Changelog

New in version 7.1.0.0

August 16th, 2013
  • Highlights of this release include a mobile storefront and multi-vendor support (in addition to multi-store), which allows an order to be split up into multiple parts for each vendor.
  • It also included a Struts-2 version of the new KonaKart storefront for deployment in Liferay.
  • CKEditor 4.1 is now provided for advanced editing in the Administration Application. Sitemap generation was added.
  • A new scheduler panel allows you to run and monitor batch jobs from the Administration Application.
  • A new importer panel was provided for custom import routines.

New in version 6.5.0.0 (February 15th, 2013)

  • The major new feature in this release is the introduction of a modern new Storefront design based on Struts-2.
  • Also included are Punchout (OCI Rel 4-compliant), enhanced searching (using Apache Solr 4.0), and an improved customer communications subsystem.

New in version 6.3.0.0 (July 21st, 2012)

  • Shopping Widgets, which can be introduced into social networks, blogs etc. with just a few lines of JavaScript, and allow you to market your products to a wider audience outside of your regular store-front.
  • Enhanced functionality for recurring billing.
  • Functionality to synchronize products between test and production environments.
  • Functionality for analyzing the performance of the storefront APIs.
  • A Commidea Vanguard Payment module.

New in version 6.0.0.0 (January 31st, 2012)

  • Introduction of an eCommerce jQuery plugin enabling you to call the full KonaKart Store-Front API from JavaScript AJAX calls.
  • This exciting feature allows the integration of KonaKart eCommerce functionality into any Web-based application supporting JavaScript.
  • It adds functionality to perform customizable faceted product searches using SOLR.
  • It improves the flexibility in defining products by allowing an unlimited array of miscellaneous items to be attached to a product or category.
  • New CyberSource and WorldPay payment gateways.
  • LDAP integration.
  • Improved SEO.

New in version 5.2.0.0 (January 19th, 2011)

  • This release includes many new features as well as some bugfixes.
  • There are new payment, shipping, and promotion modules.
  • There is new functionality to implement tiered pricing, and support has been added for drop shippers by associating products with one or more drop shipper addresses.
  • RMI (Remote Method Invocation) has been added as a new protocol for the KonaKart APIs, and the product now includes a framework for integration with 3rd party shipping applications.

New in version 4.1.0.0 (August 31st, 2009)

  • This version contains many exciting features, such as support for gift registries, dynamic multi-currency, and a USPS shipping module.
  • Job scheduling and shared products when in multi-store mode have been introduced for Enterprise customers.

New in version 3.2.0.0 (February 3rd, 2009)

  • Multi-store support, wish lists, Lucene search, Google Base integration, and bugfixes.