Ascendum, one of the fastest growing global information technology companies in the Midwest, announced that it has become a gold-level partner of Magento. Emerging Technologies practice at Ascendum is working with Magento to deliver outstanding eCommerce functionality and value to its clients across the world. The Gold-Level partnership now allows Ascendum to receive the highest level of visibility, support and backing from Magento.
Magento is the world’s fastest growing eCommerce platform, providing a professional open source solution used by 90,000 + merchants with over $25 Billion in transactions. As a gold partner, Ascendum will be able to take its Magento solutions to the next level. It will receive strategic opportunities that are only available to Partners focused on and committed to the Enterprise Edition.
“We are very excited about Ascendum’s commitment to Magento and focus on Magento Enterprise,” said Scott Dahlgren, Director, Worldwide Channels, Magento. “Ascendum is fully utilizing the Magento Enterprise platform and their work with clients like a large online shoe retailer is testament to the flexibility and scalability of our solution for larger, more demanding implementations. We are pleased to welcome Ascendum as a Magento Gold Solution Partner and look forward to the success they are sure to achieve in the future.”
According to Rich Schramm, Associate Vice President, Emerging Technologies at Ascendum, “We are very excited to become a Magento Gold Partner. Magento is a terrific product and the value proposition to businesses of all sizes is outstanding. Our large scale implementations using this product have been very successful and we are looking forward to continuing to build out custom solutions around this package to our client base.”
Ascendum achieved this exclusive distinction due to its experience in the installation, upgrade, and configuration of Magento Community, Professional and Enterprise editions, including performance tuning, clustering and high availability applications. Ascendum can extend existing Magento functionality as well as capable of developing new modules. It also provides secure, PCI compliant hosting of Magento with complete infrastructure services including 24/7 support and monitoring.
In addition, Ascendum has a Solutions Lab that features all Magento editions, where customers can touch and feel proof-of-concepts before spending money on any actual solution development.
Ascendum (ascendum.com) is a global information technology company that delivers "Technology Inspired Solutions to Business Driven Challenges". Ascendum serves medium to large (including Fortune 1000) firms, and helps solve business challenges by engaging the right combination of Strategy, People, Processes, Technology, and Infrastructure. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, with delivery, sales and support worldwide along with an offshore development center in Bangalore, India and a business process outsourcing center in Ahmadabad, India, Ascendum is a proud member of The Vora Group.
Magento (magentocommerce.com) is a feature-rich, professional open-source eCommerce solution that offers merchants complete flexibility and control over the look, content, and functionality of their online store. Magento’s intuitive administration interface contains powerful marketing, search engine optimization and catalog-management tools to give merchants the power to create sites that are tailored to their unique business needs. Designed to be completely scalable and backed by an extensive support network, Magento offers companies the ultimate eCommerce solution.