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Se Viene el primer Meet Magento Mixer!

Meet Magento es la asociación mundial por excelencia, que organiza conferencias entorno al comercio electrónico con presencia en multiples países. Estas conferencias son enfocadas al uso de multiples tecnologías en beneficio del Comercio Electrónico, particularmente entorno al ecosistema Magento.

This entry was posted on September 07, 2017 by wagento

Hosting for Magento!

Why customers should value Magento's Commerce solution more!

This entry was posted on September 05, 2017 by Vinod Gangadharan

Wagento Launches First Magento B2B Commerce Site: Rainbow Treecare


What they needed

Rainbow Treecare Scientific Advancements wanted to move from their CMS website to a B2B eCommerce store for selling their tree care products nationally.

Before choosing the Magento Commerce platform, Rainbow Treecare had no eCommerce capability on their website. It was purely product catalog linked with different tree care problems. All orders were getting placed traditionally, over the phone, fax, email, etc. and were entered by an RTSA Customer Service Representative (CSR). 

This entry was posted on August 23, 2017 by Saurabh Parikh

Are Your Extensions Ready for Magento Commerce 2.2?

Magento recently released Magento Open Source 2.2.0 Release Candidate 2.x (formerly Community Edition). This version includes significant new features as well as many bug fixes.

This entry was posted on August 17, 2017 by Saurabh Parikh

Are Your Extensions Ready for Magento Open Source 2.2?

Magento recently released Magento Open Source 2.2.0 Release Candidate 2.x (formerly Community Edition). This version includes significant new features as well as many bug fixes.

This entry was posted on August 17, 2017 by Saurabh Parikh

Launch of Wagento's new website in Magento Commerce 2.1.8

Wagento is pleased to announce that we have launched our website with a new look, easy interface, and all the information you need to know about our company. We have migrated our website from Magento OpenSource 1.9  to Magento Commerce 2.1.8.

This entry was posted on August 16, 2017 by Vijay Golani

Magento CEO Mark Lavelle speaks with Bloomberg news

Marks speaks with Anthoney Lacavara how Magento compliments Amazon and it's various offerings. 

This entry was posted on August 15, 2017 by Brent Peterson

Magento Enterprise Edition 2.1.8 – New Version and New Features

Today, Magento has released a new version Magento Commerce 2.1.8 formerly Enterprise Edition for eCommerce business. This release includes both improvements Magento has made internally and those submitted by the community through our Community Engineering program.  We will cover all the changes in the latest version of Magento to help you learn more.

This entry was posted on August 09, 2017 by Saurabh Parikh

Mage Titans Austin – An Event of Magento Goodness

Mage Titans an event for Magento developers, designed and curated by Magento developers.

Mage Titans hosts a number of Magento events for developers and designers around the world. This non-profit event is a great resource for the Magento developer community. Mage Titans is a 3-day event in Austin Texas, USA, hosted by Wagento including speakers, workshops, training, breakout sessions, as well as a great opportunity for networking. Developers gather and share their thoughts, discuss their difficulties, and increase their skills and knowledge.

This entry was posted on August 07, 2017 by Saurabh Parikh

Meet Magento Germany 2017 - Hackathon and Conference

This was my first time at Meet Magento DE and I had the pleasure of participating and speaking in the event. I also attended the Hackathon on the weekend prior to the start of event which was organized by Firegento. This was my first international hackathon and it proved to be everything and more than I expected.


To start Fabian Blechschmidt had made custom shirts for every participant. (Great touch thank you!) He and Claudia Teubner organized the Hackathon and the Magento Core Team showed up to help. (I confess that I was late because of a un-anticipated long run) but when I did finally arrive I was treated to a bevy of food and 60 developers organized into different tracks. 

The Magento 2 Feature track involved Multi-Node inventory for Magento CE. This is an effort to include the community in building features for Magento community. They also had M1 related activities and PR's for issues in Magento. 


The conference started on Monday with a #MageRun organized by Fabian and Sonja from Integer-net. We had a great showing and ran 5-10k. If you haven't signed up for a MageRun you really need to do one. It is a great way to meet new people and get away from the desk. Leipzig has 100's of kilometers trails that can lead you everywhere in the city. It is a great way to get around and a great way to sightsee. I spent nearly every day running the trails and rivers (and lakes). Such a beautiful city.


Thomas Goletz gave us an overview of the Meet Magento Association and laid out the ambitious plans for 50 conferences in the future.

  • 50 Conferences in 2017
  • 50 Countries
  • 42 host (Organizing)
  • 850 Speakers in 2016
  • 150-1500 per conference attendees 

Meet Magento DE kicked off with Paul Boisvert telling us about Magento's roadmap. I can appreciate Paul's no-nonsense approach and transparent attitude to the futuere of Magento. Here are a few highlights of Paul's Presentation:

  • Community Engineering 
  • B2B in Magento Enterprise 2.2
  • Magento Commerce Order Management (MCOM)
  • Magento Social



Mark Lavelle gave the Keynote for #MM17DE which indicated the importance of this event in the Eco-system. His key points were:

  • 34% rise in digital buyers for 2018
  • 66.9€ Total commerce for 2016
  • 12% growth for Online sales
  • 6% of global Magento market
  • 15 Magento 2 trained partners
  • 1500/month downloads of Magento

Community Engineering 

The community engineering team was present and hard at work. They participated in the Hackathon and contributed greatly to the event. Thank you!


Meet Magento Association News

It was annouced that Brent Peterson will take on the role of Vice President for the LATAM region and he will help to organize events in Bolivia, Peru, Uruguay, Chile and Columbia. Other countries to follow!


This was a fantasticly organized event which was attended by more than 800 poeple. It is well worth the visit for the breakout speakers alone. The content offered by the community is extraordinary and offers a optimistic view on the state of Magento and what we will see in the future. 


This entry was posted on May 29, 2017 by Brent W Peterson

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