Management Center for HCL Commerce

The Management Center for HCL Commerce, is a suite of tools to support store management, merchandising, and marketing tasks for business users (Sellers, Marketing Managers, Product Managers, Catalog Managers, and others).

Other business user roles, such as Customer Service Representatives, use HCL Commerce Accelerator to perform business operations, such as managing stores, inventory, fulfillment, orders, returns, and payments.

Management Center tools

The following table summarizes the tools that Management Center provides.

Management Center menu

You can access the tools from the Management Center menu.

Note: To display the HCL Commerce Accelerator menu option, you must:
  • Use the Microsoft Internet Explorer browser.
  • Enable the menu option in your Management Center preferences.

Management Center tools menu with workspaces enabled

Each tool displays in its own tab within the Management Center:

Management Center tool tabs
To switch between each tool, click the appropriate tab.

Management Center roles and access

A Site Administrator can assign one or more Management Center roles to you. Your roles determine which tools you can access.
Role Management Center tool access
Account Representative

Catalogs (read-only)
Promotions
Marketing
Attachments (read-only)
Catalog Filter and Pricing

Installments

Sales Manager

Catalogs (read-only)
Promotions
Marketing
Attachments (read-only)
Catalog Filter and Pricing
Installments
Page Layout (read-only)
Commerce Composer (read-only)

Channel Manager Store Management
Marketing Director
Note: In addition to all the access privileges of the Marketing Manager role, users with the Marketing Director role can also download exported customer segment information, such as email addresses, to a local file system.

Catalogs (read-only)
Promotions
Marketing
Attachments
Installments
Page Layout
Commerce Composer

Marketing Manager

Catalogs (read-only)
Promotions
Marketing
Attachments
Installments
Page Layout
Commerce Composer

Seller Administrator

Catalogs
Promotions
Marketing
Attachments (read-only)
Catalog Filter and Pricing
Installments
Page Layout (read-only)  
Commerce Composer
Store Management

Site Administrator

Catalogs
Promotions
Marketing
Attachments
Catalog Filter and Pricing
Installments
Page Layout
Commerce Composer
Store Management
Workspace Management

Product Manager

Catalogs
Promotions
Marketing
Attachments
Installments
Page Layout (read-only)

Category Manager

Catalogs
Promotions
Attachments
Page Layout (read-only)

Buyer (seller side)

Catalogs
Promotions
Attachments (read-only)

If you need to change your access, contact your Site Administrator.

Developers familiar with the Management Center framework can also customize it further to suit their business needs.