Magento is one of the fastest growing ecommerce platforms in our generation. With more than 1 million downloads within a short span of time, the increasing popularity of Magento has been proven beyond any doubt.
It is licensed under OSL 3.0
The people working behind this project are a US based company called Varien. Please visit http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magento for more details about Magento, its evolution and positioning
At eCommerce Software Solutions Online (ECSSO), we have chosen Magento as the ecommerce platform for developing efficient and professional online web stores. eCommerce Software Solutions Online (ECSSO) is an approved Magento Bronze Solution Partner.