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Variant, the former owner of Magento, released the first public beta version of Magento on August 31, 2007. Since then, it has continued to grow and become one of the most popular e-commerce platforms.

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What is Magento 2?

Variant, the former owner of Magento, released the first public beta version of Magento on August 31, 2007. Since then, it has continued to grow and become one of the most popular e-commerce platforms. In February 2011, eBay bought a 49% stake in the company and later sold it to private investors, giving the e-commerce platform a total value of $700 million. In May 2018, it was announced that Magento would be acquired by Adobe for $1.68 billion to integrate with Adobe Experience Cloud.

Currently, Magento ranks 8th among all websites using open source technologies on the entire internet with over 200,000 active websites. Magento is a globally trusted brand with huge customers including multinationals such as Coca Cola, Ford and Fox Connection.

What types of sites can be built with Magento 2?

Magento 2 is designed for large-scale transactional websites. Magento 2 excels in multilingual, multi-currency, multisite, multi-store management. Magento 2 is generally used by medium or large companies generating significant revenues online and are already ahead in their online business strategy.

The advantages of Magento 2

  • Open source
  • Perfect for international online sales: multi-currency, multi-country, multi-boutique
  • Very powerful CMS
  • Very flexible platform; no limitations
  • Large community
  • Many possibilities for payment gateways
  • Easily modifiable themes

The disadvantages of Magento 2

  • Not easy to deploy; you need high level developers
  • You need a specialized hosting company
  • You are in charge of everything: hosting, security, payment, backups, etc.
  • Expensive platform to deploy and maintain

 

Who should use Magento 2 for their website?

Medium and large companies with the means to achieve their ambitions; who already sell a lot online and who want a robust and scalable platform.

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Wondering if Magento 2 is the right platform for your new transactional website? Contact us now and a member of our team will be happy to answer you as soon as possible.