Retail and e-commerce using Azure Database for MySQL

App Service
Database for MySQL

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Build secure and scalable e-commerce solutions that meet the demands of both customers and business. Engage customers through customized products and offers, process transactions quickly and securely, and focus on fulfillment and customer service.

Potential use cases

This solution is ideal for the retail industry.


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  1. The web application is hosted in an Azure Web App.
  2. The data (products and session state) gets stored in Azure MySQL DB.
  3. Static content and product images are stored in an Azure Storage account.
  4. Azure Cognitive Search is used to search across all the products.


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