“It’s a real winner”

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Those Magento boys and girls are at it again, kicking butt and taking names by releasing a brand-new, expanded 1.1 release of their already feature-rich open source e-commerce program ... In its short four-month existence, Magento has already been nominated for a number of prestigious awards, including the O’Reilly 2008 Open Source Awards and SourceForge.net’s Community Choice Awards. Magento was a finalist in SourceForge’s categories for Best Project for the Enterprise, Best New Project, Most Likely to Change the World and Most Likely to Be the Next $1B Acquisition. How many eCommerce programs can claim that, open source or not? The bottom line: Magento is already loved and accepted by end users and the community. This new release will just create more, worldwide converts. It’s a real winner.

OS Commerce Watch: New Magento 1.1 Released, ECommerce-Guide