Today the Magento Imagine was officially launched Magento Enterprise Cloud Edition, but what it is?
We can define it as: Magento Enterprise Cloud Edition is a platform-as-a-service offering that enables rapid deployment of fully customizable, secure, and scalable web storefronts, combined with a leading hosting and managed services infrastructure. Designed to support Magento Enterprise digital commerce software, Magento Enterprise Cloud Edition takes advantage of the architecture and functionality enhancements provided by versions 2.0.5 onward.
In creating Magento Enterprise Cloud Edition they established many strategic partnerships. Magento Enterprise Cloud Edition is built on AWS, a fully redundant cloud hosting infrastructure that provides optimized performance, resilience, and elastic scalability. A leading content delivery network and performance management tools come pre-integrated in the offering, simplifying contract management for merchants.
What are the advantages?
OPTIMIZED FOR MAGENTO Magento-developed build scripts and service configuration ensure every instance is correctly tuned and configured for optimal merchant performance.
CONSISTENT, SECURE RELEASES All code deployments are Git-based for consistency and repeatability, with read-only production environments for hardened security.
FLEXIBILITY FOR PARTNERS A full REST API and a scriptable command line interface ensures ease of integration with external systems and compatibility with existing code management workflows.
FLEXIBLE DEPLOYMENT TOOLSET Rapidly spin up, merge, clone, and tear down unlimited environments at will, for development tasks, QA testing, or production issue diagnosis.
CONTINUOUS CLOUD DELIVERY Move with confidence straight from development to UAT to production, in a continuous manner across code branches and development teams.
The post-SaaS era of commerce technology
Magento Enterprise Cloud Edition offers all the benefits of modern cloud computing that are most commonly associated with SaaS solutions: Elastic scalability, high resilience and availability, PCI compliance, global availability and automated patching, while still maintaining flexibility in software customization that our merchants require.