Categories : All, Case Study, Mobile and Wireless, Retail / E-commerce
Started as a telecom technical support company, the client firm slowly ventured out into the field of mobile phone retail business. The company has started an ecommerce store which is just like a one stop mobile device solution for those looking to buy mobile phones of various popular brands, their accessories and tablets online. The client requirement was to enhance the Magento ecommerce store for mobile phones with several crucial features, customize it with good themes and also optimize it for better performance.
The team faced the following challenges.
|Operating System & Server Management||Multi-Server Architecture with Staging & Production Environment through Version Controlling releases, Server Optimization, Security & SSL Implementation, Scheduler for Back-ups, Alert Monitoring System Integration, Server Performance Tuning at regular intervals, Software Firewall Configuration & Maintenance|
|Development Tools & Environments||PHP5+, Magento Community ver. 220.127.116.11, Apache Web Server, AJAX, Java Script, HTML5, CSS3 etc|
|Database||MYSQL Database Server, DB Optimization, Query Optimization, Scheduler for Backups|
|Quality Assurance Tester||1|
Keeping in mind the project scope and requirements, our developers initially planned out a strategy to execute the project in such a way that it is always best inclined to the client’s expectations. They often interacted with the client to clarify the queries arising during the development process and to also get feedback of the client after every single development. They studied the client website that was already present and tried to understand the features and technological implementations in it. Features like shipping extension, social login, order process management with shipment tracking and pincode based shipping estimation were added one by one to the client’s existing website. The website was checked out for the bugs and all of them were fixed successfully by our team of Magento experts. They also optimized the website for better speed and thereby ensured that the customers could get a pleasant user experience with the website.
The Magento architecture was implemented in order to encapsulate the desired features into the Magento based ecommerce mobile phones store of the client.
Client requirement was to enhance their B2C Magento store for mobile phones and accessories within shortest time possible so as to ensure its faster time to market. Our developers were able to achieve this successfully with their wise planning and promising efforts. Judicious use of the latest technologies like PHP 5, Ajax, HTML5 and CSS3 was done so as to ensure that client gets the best results for their needs. Web guidelines were taken into consideration along with the project needs in order to ensure that only the best was work was implemented to meet the client’s requirements.