Migrating to Magento 2: The Facts

When does Magento 1 support end?

After eight years of development and generating over $50bn in annual sales for retailers around the world: Magento 1 will become end-of-life in November 2018.

What benefits does Magento 2 provide vs Magento 1?

Magento 2 has been re-engineered from the ground up on the latest technology stack providing high availability and cloud performance out of the box. Other key features include:

  • Varnish & PHP7 Support for enhanced performance.
  • New tablet-friendly admin panel with touch UI support.
  • Conversion optimised two-step checkout process.
  • Optimisations for multiple website administrators. 
  • Reduced effort for platform upgrades.
  • Reduced table locking.

Can I retain my existing website data?

Yes. Our certified team of Magento specialists will discuss your migration requirements and ensure successful mapping over to the new system. Migration components can include any of the following: 

  • Customers
  • Loyalty Points
  • Order History
  • CMS Pages
  • Products
  • Store Configuration
  • Promotions
  • Custom Data Tables

How long does it take to migrate to Magento 2?

A migration to Magento 2 can take anywhere from 3-12 months depending on the scope of your requirements and migration needs. If you would like to receive a customised hassle free quotation use the following web form provided and our migration specialists will be in touch.

Can I see a demo of the platform?

Yes. If you would like to see Magento 2 in action or have any questions over its features or functionality then complete the following form provided including you query and a demo will be arranged with on of our Magento Specialists.