Enterprise e-commerce solution by Velan for a Silicon Valley based electronic components distributor

Velan software architects laid out a road map for a dynamic, robust, scalable e-commerce platform using the latest version of Magento.
Silicon Valley-based electronic components and automation distributor wanted to replace their existing, legacy inventory and sales management system with an efficient and robust and scalable system on the cloud.
The client uses an on-premises system that was designed way back in the 90s. The client wanted to build a new digital solution that consists of inventory management, purchase, a sales platform and an e-commerce website to improve revenue. The client seeks to employ Velan’s proficiency and experience for this project
CHALLENGES:

Building a cloud-based system that can handle over 9 million SKUs.
Importing 200K SKUs with their specs, quantity and prices from their existing system.
Importing of additional 9 million SKUs into their existing database
Managing inventory at various domestic and international warehouses.
The project was to be completed in a tight timeline.
SOLUTIONS:

Velan software architects laid out a roadmap for a dynamic, robust, scalable e-commerce platform using the latest version of Magento.
The architecture was configured to optimally use computing resources
The system was built using DevOps tools like CloudWatch, CodeBuild, BitBucket to monitor, build, deploy and test the application. AWS CodePipeline was used for CD/CI.
The team followed Agile methodology and broke the scope into sprints to plan, track and improve the quality of the release
Strict code-level optimization to ensure performance and smooth running of the application.
Project management strategies were used to plan, identify and manage risks, resource management, budgeting and communication across teams and stakeholders.
Velan’s ISO 9001 certified process helped in monitoring and managing the deliverables.
OUTCOME:

Successfully migrated over 200K SKU and imported over 9 million SKUs without any hindrance or unscheduled downtime.
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