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Favorite eCommerce framework?July 14, 2017 at 6:10am
I started working on my own about a year ago but kinda got sidetracked building other products.
September 18, 2017 at 4:06am
I've been working with Magento for about 5 years now...Prior to that, I worked with the ATG Platform (now Oracle Commerce). I had heard about Magento from a former co-founder of mine who told me it was an enterprise-grade system. When I first started working on it, my initial reaction was "wow, ok...this is what enterprise PHP code looks like."
It gets a bad rap from some people who complain that it's overly complex, but frankly it's the first system I've seen in PHP that has most (if not more in some cases) of the enterprise features available in systems like IBM's Websphere Commerce Suite or ATG / Oracle Commerce available via OpenSource. Their enterprise version of Magento is pretty much at feature parity, though I've worked more with the community open source edition.