Press Release Summary:
As set of various modules, Drupal Commerce v1.0 leverages Drupal v7 to provide extensive E-Commerce features, including content management, order management, payment processing, personalization, and product search. Drupal Commerce is tightly integrated with core of Drupal 7, which means that Drupal best practices are also valid with Drupal Commerce, as well as thousands of Drupal modules that are already available.
Original Press Release:
Commerce Guys Announce the Release of Drupal Commerce 1.0
PARIS, -- Commerce Guys [http://www.commerceguys.com ], the leading provider of e-commerce solutions for Drupal [http://www.drupal.org ], announced today the release of Drupal Commerce 1.0, the first E-Commerce platform natively developed for Drupal 7. Drupal Commerce 1.0 was made available today on drupalcommerce.org.
Drupal Commerce is a set of modules turning the latest release of Drupal, Drupal 7, into a highly flexible E-Commerce platform. Drupal Commerce leverages Drupal to provide extensive E-Commerce features including product content management, order management, payment processing, personnalization and product search. The strengths of Drupal as a content management system are kept intact and both systems behave as one: Drupal Commerce is tightly integrated with the core of Drupal, which means that Drupal best practices are also valid with Drupal commerce, as well as the thousands Drupal modules that are already available.
"Drupal Commerce is a huge step forward for E-Commerce on Drupal, we reached significant levels of scalability, extensibility and maintainability. At this point, Drupal Commerce is fully production-ready" says Ryan Szrama, VP of Community Development at Commerce Guys.
"Drupal Commerce turns Drupal into a modern open source e-commerce platform" says Frederic Plais, CEO of Commerce Guys. "Catalogs and carts are not enough, online merchants need content management, flexible workflows and channel management, as well as more ability to interact with customers. This is what Drupal Commerce is about".
Even before this release, Drupal Commerce was already powering E-Commerce for more than 2,500 Drupal websites. This number has been growing sharply since July 2011, and is poised to accelerate with the release of the 1.0 version. Learn more at commerceguys.com.
About Commerce Guys
Commerce Guys helps online merchants leverage the power of Drupal for E-Commerce. Commerce Guys build Drupal Commerce, the first E-Commerce platform natively developed for Drupal 7. Drupal Commerce is a free, open source software that already powers thousands of E-Commerce websites. Drupal Commerce is based on Drupal, a leading content management systems that powers millions of websites. For more information, please visit www.commerceguys.com.