Magento is a leading E-commerce software platform trusted by the majority of worlds brand, this open source e-commerce software is written in PHP. This software was originally developed by varien Inc, headquartered in US California.
On over viewing the Magento platform it consists of two distinct platforms, Magento Community Edition and Magento Enterprise Edition. There were also two former platforms, Magento Professional Edition and Magento Go.
“Magento Enterprise Edition creates outstanding customer experiences on desktop, mobile, tablet, and beyond.”
Magento platform features important security and functional updates, including official support for PHP7.0.2. With PHP7. Magento allows users to integrate several different domain names into one control panel and manage more than one storefront at a time from a single admin panel. The following are the benefits of latest magento software.
• Dramatic performance improvements
• Drastically reduced memory consumption
• Brand-new language features.
“Magento’s market share among the 30 most popular e-commerce platforms is about 29.8%”
It provides basic themes to set up an e-commerce website, these themes are used for customizing all pages by adding or editing the PHP, HTML and CSS. Themes can be easily interchanged without affecting the content or layout of pages. Magento is developed in such a way to extend its basic built-in functionality, these modules can be installed by downloading them, uploading them to their server and applying extensions key through magento connect manager.
“Magento employs the MySQL/MariaDB relational database management system, the PHP programming language, and elements of the Zend Framework”
People generally around the world opt to get involved with ecommerce business and thus Magento development is the best option for them. Magento helps to integrate digital and physical shopping experience.
Magento is considered as the top e-commerce platform that delivers the purchased products to your customer, when they want it on time with a truly connected shopping experience.