MACH Alliance

The MACH Alliance founded by commercetools, Contentstack, EPAM Systems, and Valtech is a non-profit organization aimed to share knowledge of the benefits brought by vendor-neutral, modular software ecosystems.


About MACH Alliance

“We believe in “Transform by Doing”. The MACH architecture enables us to build and run solutions that are less of a compromise to our clients. MACH solutions can reduce time to first value significantly and are much more adaptable to the ever evolving business needs and customer expectations.

Auke van Urk

Advisory Board Member to the MACH Alliance and Chief Technology Officer at Valtech.

The companies joined in the MACH Alliance share believe that this approach to building software is the best possible way to meet the challenges faced by the eCommerce industry today. Why?

MACH technologies give companies the flexibility of building IT ecosystems in a LEGO-like way. By composing them freely from the solutions that suit them best, businesses can make quick changes in certain parts of their architecture with no worries about the integrity and stability of the entire system.

The acronym "MACH" stands for:





"We want to be at the forefront of the trend, as the core concept and vision of Alokai from the very beginning was aligned with what we all are trying to achieve here.  I strongly believe that a close collaboration between all of the MACH alliance members can have a significant impact and bring a lot of good to the eCommerce industry"

Patrick Friday

CEO at Alokai

More resources about MACH Alliance



Alokai joins MACH Alliance

Press release on VSF blog



MACH Alliance Official Website

Firsthand informations about alliance



MACH approach to ecommerce

MACH-based solutions can be adopted relatively quickly, bringing measurable benefits. Download the eBook to learn how to implement this new paradigm for building a future-proof eCommerce.


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