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nopCommerce on Cloud

1-click AWS Deployment    1-click Azure Deployment 1-click Google Deployment

Overview

nopCommerce is an open source ecommerce software that contains both a catalog frontend and an administration tool backend. nopCommerce is a fully customizable shopping cart. It’s stable and highly usable. From downloads to documentation, nopCommerce.com offers a comprehensive base of information, resources and support to the nopCommerce community.

nopCommerce is open-source ecommerce solution. It’s stable and highly usable. nopCommerce is an open source ecommerce solution that is ASP.NET (MVC) based with a MS SQL 2008 (or higher) backend database. It has been downloaded more than 1.5 million times! Our easy-to-use shopping cart solution is uniquely suited for merchants that have outgrown existing systems and may be hosted with your current web host or our hosting partners. It has everything you need to get started in selling physical and digital goods over the internet. nopCommerce offers unprecedented flexibility and control.

nopCommerce on Cloud runs on Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure and Google Cloud Platform and is built to provide a  easy-to-use e-commerce solution with asp.net. nopCommerce on cloud is powerful enough for the most demanding e-commerce expert.

nopCommerce is owned by nopCommerce   (https://www.nopcommerce.com/) and they own all related trademarks and IP rights for this software.

Cognosys provides hardened images of nopCommerce on all public cloud i.e. AWS marketplace, Azure and Google Cloud Platform.

Secured nopCommerce on Windows 2012 R2-

nopCommerce on Cloud for AWS

nopcommerce on cloud on aws azure gcp

nopCommerce on Cloud for Azure

nopcommerce on cloud on aws azure gcp

Features

Major Features of nopCommerce

Mobile Commerce –
NopCommerce Mobile works on any connected device, without requiring extra development or add-ons, regardless of device type. The application, which renders a device-aware shopping experience, delivers a compelling, feature-rich and graphically pleasing storefront and provides a means for retailers to immediately deliver relevant offers, promotions and products to increase sales and drive business across all channels, no matter what device the consumers are using.

Multi Store –
With multi-store support you can launch several online stores using a single integrated system. You can create unique online stores for multiple brands, products, B2B, B2C, affiliates, co-branded stores and more. You can also quickly launch micro-stores for promotional campaigns. The most convenient feature is that every online store shares a single database.

Multi vendor –
Multi-vendor and drop shipping support enables you to sell online without having to stock inventory or ship orders. When drop shipping is enabled, each product is assigned to a particular vendor whose details (including email address) are stored.

Multi-vendor support –
Multi-vendor and drop shipping support enables you to sell online without having to stock inventory or ship orders. When drop shipping is enabled, each product is assigned to a particular vendor whose details (including email address) are stored.

Search engine optimization –
Search engine optimization (SEO) is the process of affecting the visibility of a website in search engine results. SEO helps to ensure that a site is accessible to a search engine and improves the chances that the site will be found by the search engine. Our search engine optimization gives you higher search rankings, meaning more free traffic to your store

Checkout –
Anonymous checkout. The anonymous checkout feature allows customers to check out without creating an account. Many customers prefer this as it allows them to get through checkout more quickly.
Checkout attributes. At checkout you can provide customers with various options. For example, gift wrap their items or personalize with messages.

One-page checkout –
One-page checkout functionality dramatically reduces the steps required in the checkout process. By making checkout easier for customers, you will increase your revenue and conversion rate.

AWS

Installation Instructions for Windows

Note:  How to find PublicDNS in AWS

Step 1) RDP  Connection: To connect to the deployed instance, Please follow Instructions to Connect to Windows  instance on AWS Cloud

Connect to the virtual machine using following RDP credentials:

  • Hostname: PublicDNS  / IP of machine
  • Port : 3389

Username: To connect to the operating system, use RDP and the username is Administrator.
Password: Please Click here to know how to get password

Step 2) Database Login Details:

Username : sa || Password : Passw@rd123

Please change the password immediately after the first login.

Step 3) Application URL: Access the application via a browser at http://PublicDNS/nopCommerce

  • User Name: admin@cogno-sys.com
  • Password: Passw@rd123

  Steps to access the  Admin Panel:

  • To login to nopCommerce Administrative Panel, you need
    to open your browser and navigate to http://PublicDNS/nopCommerce/admin
  • Enter username and password in the given fields and click on the “Login” button to access the Admin Panel.
  • After successful login to the Admin Panel, you will get access to nopCommerce Dashboard.

Step 4) Other Information:

1.Default installation path: will be on your web root folder “C:\inetpub\wwwroot\nopCommerce
2.Default ports:

  • Windows Machines:  RDP Port – 3389
  • Http: 80
  • Https: 443
  • Sql  ports: By default, these are not open on Public Endpoints. Internally Sql server: 1433.

Configure custom inbound and outbound rules using this link

AWS Step by Step Screenshots :

installation instructions for your desired platform

fill instance id for completing installation instructions

change your password for sql user

change your password instructions for maintaining security

fill your new password and confirm new password

confirming after changing password

application summary

sign in screen

thank you for signing in

enter details

dashboard

reset password

enter old password and new password

welcome screen after signing in

welcome to dashboard


Azure

Installation Instructions for Windows

Note: How to find PublicDNS in Azure

Step1 ) RDP Connection: To connect to the deployed instance, Please follow Instructions to Connect to Windows instance on Azure Cloud

Connect to virtual machine using following RDP credentials:

  • Hostname: PublicDNS  / IP of machine
  • Port : 3389

Username: Your chosen username when you created the machine ( For example:  Azureuser)
Password : Your Chosen Password when you created the machine ( How to reset the password if you do not remember)

Step 2 )Database Login Details:

  • SQL Username : sa
  • SQL Password : Passw@rd123

Note: For Stack Database: DB Name “nopcommerce151” with User Name : “default980” and Password : “n|Ufprf]HZ[f ” has already been created.Please use this database for you Stack Configuration.

Step 3 ) Application URL: Access the application via a browser at http://PublicDNS/

Step 4 ) Other Information:

1.Default installation path: will be on your web root folder “C:\inetpub\wwwroot\nopCommerce
2.Default ports:

  • Windows Machines:  RDP Port – 3389
  • Http: 80
  • Https: 443
  • Sql  ports: By default these are not open on Public Endpoints. Internally Sql server: 1433.

Configure custom inbound and outbound rules using this link

Azure Step by Step Screenshots

enter user email

enter login credentials

enter credentials for login

store statistics

customer information

Google

Installation Instructions for Windows

Step 1) VM Creation:

  1. Click the Launch on Compute Engine button to choose the hardware and network settings.

installation instructions for windows

2.You can see at this page, an overview of Cognosys Image as well as some estimated costs of VM.

overview of cognosys

3.In the settings page, you can choose the number of CPUs and amount of RAM, the disk size and type etc.

choose number of cpu

Step 2) RDP Connection: To initialize the DB Server please connect to the deployed instance, Please follow Instructions to Connect to Windows instance on Google Cloud

Step 3) Database Credentials:

The below screen appears after successful deployment of the image.

database credentials

For local SQL Server sa password, please use the temporary password generated automatically during image creation as shown above.

i) Please connect to Remote Desktop as given in step 2 to ensure stack is properly configured and DB is initialized.
ii) You can use SQL server instance as SQLEXPRESS. The SQL Server instance name to be used is “.\SQLExpress”.

Connect to SQL Management Studio with username as sa and password provided in Custom Metadata .

If you have closed the deployment page you can also get the sa password from VM Details “Custom metadata” Section.

Step 4 ) Application URL: Access the application via a browser at http://PublicDNS/nopCommerce

For local SQL Server sa password please use the Temporary password set during image creation.
During configuration of the stack you can use the local SQL Express.
In SQL Server hostname use “.\SQLExpress”

enter email

database information

product page with features
enter credentials for sign in

customer information

visit dashboard

Step 4 ) Other Information:

1.Default installation path: will be on your web root folder “C:\inetpub\wwwroot\nopCommerce
2.Default ports:

  • Windows Machines:  RDP Port – 3389
  • Http: 80
  • Https: 443
  • Sql  ports: By default these are not open on Public Endpoints. Internally Sql server: 1433.

For a list of installation instructions customized for your platform nopCommerce Please Click here.

Videos

Secured nopCommerce on Windows 2012 R2

NopDevDay 2015 – past, present and future of nopCommerce

nopCommerce on Cloud

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