Magento is a powerful, open-source e-commerce platform that is known for its flexibility and wide array of features and extensions. Ideal for medium to large online stores, Magento offers an Enterprise Edition version and counts many high-profile retail brands like Nike, Olympus, Stella & Dot, and Ghirardelli among its customers.
The goal of this structure is to keep the base codes secure, yet scalable to meet different needs. In order to do this, Magento’s designers built the program’s code on the Zend Framework.
Magento pretty much offers anything under the sun in the way of e-commerce extensions and add-ons, but here are just a few core features you can expect: