As discussed earlier in post “Magento System Requirements”, Magento has certain has certain server/software requirements which must be met in order to install and run it.
You can test your server for compatibility by following these simple steps:
Magento is an open source e-commerce platform built on PHP/MySql. It uses parts of the PHP Zend Framework. Like any other software, Magento also has certain system requirements which must be met in order to install and run it.
Lets go through the list of requirements which must be met for successful setup and functioning of Magento.