Categories : All, Media and Entertainment, Retail / E-commerce
The client is a provider of sporting event travel options which includes sports travel packages, event tickets and hotel rooms for all major sporting events worldwide. The client demanded a Magento based Hotel booking site with all the basic functions for small to large sized
accomodations of all types. This ticket selling and management portal will deliver the best selection of hotels and events worldwide at an affordable price enabling travelers to make the best choice to fit their specific requirements.
Designed and developed the site from scratch, the event ticket booking site is a complete
solution for business including online bookings, travel services, traveler reviews, discounted
airfare, travel insurance etc. The booking site development was achieved using Magento and
some of the highly recognized Magento extensions like Advanced product options and Partial
payment were integrated within the site in order to provide rich experience to the user.
|Operating System & Server Management||Red Hat Linux OS, 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 Edition 1.9.1, AJAX, Java Script, HTML5, CSS3 etc.|
|Database||MYSQL Database Server, DB Clustering, DB Optimization, Master Slave Replication, Query Optimization, Scheduler for Backups|
|Quality Assurance Tester||1|
The site was equipped with a robust architecture and offers rich functionality to support the growing customer base and ensure high availability of the service. The system features a payment gateway system to process the bookings in real-time. Extensive pre-development research was carried out to create a robust system capable of handling ticket bookings, event bookings, cancellations etc. using online application. Web usability guidelines were strictly followed during development and the interface was made easily navigable through the judicious use of AJAX, CSS and HTML controls. The site was developed and fully functional within a span of 6 months.