What Magento 2.2 can bring to merchants?

Magento 2.2 is coming soon and there are many things that Magento merchants expect to get from this new update. The code for version 2.2 is nearly completed and Magento team will soon bring it to developers in order to test and bug reports.

Magento 2.2 is a new major release so will be packed with number of new functionality that both merchant and developers expect. The features of this 2.2 version are Advanced Reporting, Signifyd Fraud Prevention, B2B, Platform and Performance. Let’s see in details each of these features.

Advanced Reporting

Magento 2.2 store owners and managers will be supported better reporting capabilities with more reports available. The reports take responsibility for better visualization and help track important e-commerce business KPIs

Signifyd Fraud Prevention

The version 2.2 of Magento contains out of the box integration with Signifyd- fraud prevention solution

B2B

The Magento 2.2 B2B consists of features like:

  • Multi-level structured company account with hierarchy of users and workflows
  • Quotation system, when business users can send RFQ and merchants can manage them within Magento
  • Improved ordering process – quick orders (including via uploading CSV file with SKUs), reorders and purchase lists
  • Account credits payment and management
  • Customized catalogues with individual products and tier prices that can be assigned to one of group of customers
  • API with fast tier prices update processing

Platform and Performance

The improvements in Platform and Performance features of Magento 2.2 are:

  • More modern technology stack support
  • Improved security
  • Better developments and testing tools
  • Work with big shopping cart
  • New performance toolkit

Both developers and merchants are expecting this new version from Magento as well as its interesting improved features.