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Home / Case Studies / Magento Support and Enhancement Services Help A Digital Media Company Revolutionize its E-commerce Website Performance
January 19, 2018 - by Synoptek
The client is a media and intelligence firm that deals with critical news, data, analysis, marking solutions, and events. It manages various e-commerce websites that offer the best selection of regional magazines, newspapers, and journals.
The company needed developers and dedicated professionals to support and maintain its mission-critical Magento websites. Moreover, low-security features and hacking and security threats affected the functionality of the websites. The company wanted to enhance the overall performance of their websites by applying adequate security measures.
The company was searching for a Magento support and enhancement services provider that could provide a dedicated team of certified Magento specialists to monitor their e-commerce websites round-the-clock, secure them by regularly installing security patches, and ensure they work smoothly without any downtime.
To help the media company effectively manage, secure, and enhance its e-commerce website portfolio, Synoptek provided dedicated Magento support and enhancement services.
Ongoing support and maintenance services:
Synoptek provided both automated and manual source code analysis to ensure that the code is checked for errors (such as CRSF or SQL injection) before it enters a production environment, minimizing the risk of both downtime and possible exposure to potential compromise.
We helped the media company in optimizing the database, cache, web server, and content, resulting in higher page loading speed of websites.
Synoptek provided a regular scanning service using best-of-breed tools to identify and isolate possible security vulnerabilities.
New patches were regularly installed to protect the e-commerce website from possible attacks and make it more secure.
Synoptek developed a robust search interface with extensive search capabilities like faceting and intuitive filtering, enabling users to perform searches quickly. The websites were integrated with the Apache SOLR search server, which offers lightning-fast response time to search requests. Its text analyzing capabilities such as automatic term stemming, spell-correction, synonym search, and multi-lingual analysis enable users to enter a free text search and quickly retrieve items of interest.
The website was integrated with PayPal to allow users to easily transfer funds in a secure manner over the internet. This provided the media company with a trusted, reliable source to process payments. Users can make online transactions by paying with a wide variety of credit and debit cards, while also having the option to pay with their PayPal balance.
Synoptek’s Magento support and enhancement services ensure that all facets of the media company’s online presence are taken care of, in order to gain maximum benefit from its website portfolio.
Overall, Synoptek’s proactive approach to website support and enhancement has helped the media company identify issues and solve them before they impact and cause disruption. This has considerably reduced downtimes and resolution timescales.
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