Why and when do you need Magento Commerce Cloud?

Mаgеntо Entеrрrіѕе Clоud Edition was launched in 2016. Till then retailers, using Mаgеntо had to mаnаgе thеіr own hоѕtіng through a hоѕtіng раrtnеr or thеіr own ѕеrvеrѕ. Today the Entеrрrіѕе Cloud Edіtіоn is called Mаgеntо Cоmmеrсе Clоud.

Built on AWS Cloud Infrastructure

Mаgеntо Cоmmеrсе Clоud іѕ a mаnаgеd and аutоmаtеd hоѕtіng рlаtfоrm for Mаgеntо Enterprise Edition. It is built on Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud infrastructure layer for global availability and scalability with 24×7 support. It includes tools for continuous integration, rapid deployment, development lifecycle management, environment management and performance management.

A unified git repository tree simplifies code merging and deployment process. This significantly reduces hassles involved in hosting sites for multiple countries and enhances speed of production deployments.

On the fly content delivery and optimization with ‘Fastly’

The cloud infrastructure set up improves your store performance. Image Optimization via ‘Fastly’ swiftly delivers high-quality images required for customers to browse and buy products from edge servers in the Content Delivery Network (CDN). Fastly powers fast and secure content delivery.

The Web Application Firewall powered by ‘Fastly’ prevents malicious traffic from entering the site. Magento Commerce Cloud is PCI compliant to keep your store secure.

Scale on demand

Magento Commerce Cloud takes care of scaling your eCommerce site to keep pace with demand and allows you to focus on customizing and optimizing your store for your customers to compete better with bigger competitors. The benefits have resulted in a significant increase in adoption by Magento Enterprise customers.

Magento Commerce Cloud is a perfect choice when you do not have time to build your own cloud infrastructure. It is also right for you if you are not ready to outsource cloud infrastructure management and need to simplify your vendor management.

If you focus on a single region and your traffic is relatively stable, conventional hosting could be a more cost-effective solution.

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