Basic information about Magento.
Magento is the most favoured open source CMS platform for developing eCommerce websites. It uses MySQL relational database management system to manage the large amount of data and PHP programming language with elements of Zend framework. This versatile architecture of the platform enables developers to create robust eCommerce platforms that are rich in functionalities. The Magento platform employs object oriented programming with the MVC architecture along with the entry-attribute-value model. All these features contribute towards quick development and extensive data management capabilities.