Magento Inc. launched a new product ‘Magento Go’, at Magento Imagine event in Los Angeles. It is a hosted online service for small retailers to build their online stores .Magento Go is a (SaaS) solution for retailers who are looking for a hosted e-commerce solution without the complexity of managing servers. They can ‘rent’ the software and pay for it as a monthly service.
The added advantage is that there is also a supporting platform for developers. Developers can also work with Go and create extensions from it through OpenSocial and OAuth). Magento Go includes key benefits like
Magento Go includes these key benefits for small and emerging merchants:
- PCI Level-1 certified solution
- Fully supported by our team of experts via email and/or phone
- Complete Design Control
- Industry-Leading SEO
- Support for Multiple Languages and Currencies
- Powerful Coupon and Discount Tools
- What you know and love about Magento
- And much, much more
Magento Go Apps will work both on SaaS and deployed products of Community, Professional, and Enterprise Edition – The service will available to the public within a month and Magento is giving away 1 million dollars’ worth of product accounts.
The Platform is currently in beta, visit magento.com/go/developers to learn more