Magento 2 Open Source

Magento is an open-source e-commerce platform written in PHP, It has business user tools that enhance the user experience of the software and among the features added in the latest versions are enterprise-grade scalability, inbuilt rich snippets for structured data, new file structure with easier customization, CSS Preprocessing using LESS & CSS URL resolver, improved performance and a more structured code base. It applies the conventions of object-oriented programming and model–view–controller architecture. Magento also uses the entity–attribute–value model to store data. On top of that, Magento 2 introduced the Model-View-ViewModel pattern to its front-end code using the JavaScript library Knockout.js.

More info:

https://magento.com/resources