Quick glance about Ecommerce Software & Solutions | Magento
Magento is an open source e-commerce web application that was launched on March 31, 2008 under the name Bento. It was developed by Varien (now Magento, a division of eBay) with help from the programmers within the open source community but is now owned solely by eBay Inc.
There are three different editions:
1) Magento Community Edition __open source software and can be downloaded for free.
2) Magento Enterprise Edition __the high performance, scalable eCommerce solution for fast-growing and large businesses.
3) Magento Go __hosted eCommerce solution for small businesses just getting started in eCommerce.
With thousands of great eCommerce extensions(both free or paid version for all three editions) to pick from Magento-Connect.
Front End – http://enterprise-demo.user.magentotrial.com/
Back End – http://enterprise-admin.user.magentotrial.com/admin
The Magento Community Edition has been downloaded over 4 Million times, giving Magento almost 10% of the eCommerce market share globally. In addition to this over 200,000 Merchants are reported to be using the Magento Platform and have 5,000+ plugins available to extend their eCommerce experiance. (__http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magento)
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