“To be one of the best e-commerce destinations in the US, we will have to handle millions of customers… That requires a top-class e-commerce system built on a flexible, open cloud platform. That is exactly what we got with Azure.” – Mike Hanrahan, Jet.com CTO
Marc Lore is perhaps best known as the creator of the popular e-commerce site Diapers.com, which was eventually sold to Amazon. Now, the entrepreneur and his team are ready to compete head-on with the e-retailing giant through an innovative online marketplace called Jet.com. To get up and running quickly, Jet built its entire e-commerce platform, including development and delivery infrastructure, on Microsoft Azure, using both .NET and open source technologies.
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