With the Magento 2 platform still struggling to achieve stability three years from its initial Beta release and the investment required to move to a significantly different architecture, many Ecommerce companies have found that now is a good time to evaluate other options. Upgrading from 1.x versions of Magento is a complex process, more synonymous with a re-platform exercise since Magento 2 is completely dissimilar to 1.x. When considering how to drive your online presence forward, it’s worth considering and evaluating other modern fully integrated omnichannel platforms that can deliver a better overall experience, and a better value. NetSuite’s Ecommerce and content management platform, SuiteCommerce Advanced is a modern Single Page Application (SPA) architecture based solution that offers features discerning audiences come to expect from a modern shopping experience, and native real-time back office integration.
Businesses are racing to move their infrastructure to the cloud in order to eliminate IT headaches and costs, and focus on their business instead of their business systems. While many buyers can be drawn to certain features or perceived simplicity of development, they often overlook the downstream beyond capturing orders. From order, inventory and warehouse management to marketing, customer service and compliance, you need a solution that will provide the tools, flexibility and scale that you will require end-to-end. It’s important to ask WHAT ELSE are we going to need in order to run and grow our business? Following are three major areas of consideration when comparing Magento to NetSuite’s SuiteCommerce Advanced platform for running your Ecommerce business: