2012 BizSpark Winner Provides eCommerce Solution on a Global Scale
, a young company based in France, was also the winner of the Microsoft BizSpark European Summit
. This innovative eCommerce specialist uses the open source Drupal technology on top of the Windows Azure cloud platform. It provides online merchants with the powerful, responsive and innovative eCommerce solutions needed to succeed with Drupal Commerce.
Founded four years ago, Commerce Guys has gone international, and has headquarters in Paris, France and Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. The company started with on-premises software solutions and currently has over 14,000 clients using Drupal Commerce worldwide, with its numbers growing each week. They are innovating on many fronts, recently launching a new Drupal Commerce distribution through the Windows Azure
cloud platform. It is also available through the Windows Web App Gallery that enables native support for Microsoft SQL Server
Commerce Guys is currently working on a project for a leading luxury brand that seamlessly integrates multiple websites in numerous countries and languages into one backend system. The power of Drupal makes this complex work possible, and the flexibility, scalability and security of the Azure platform help to make Drupal a robust service with the capacity to help its users succeed in a modern business setting.
Commerce Guys was awarded the overall prize at the 2012 BizSpark Summit on 7 June in London, UK. It has also been selected to join the Microsoft BizSpark One program for high-potential companies that are shaping the industry’s future. Click here
to hear more about Commerce Guys from its CEO Frédéric Plais (en français).
Each month, to highlight the continuing growth of cloud services provided by European SMEs, we will feature in the Microsoft Cloud & Interoperability Centre in Brussels, the technology of another innovative, growing small business