OSCommerce Development

Cornerstone Digital has been designing and developing websites for both the Calgary market and beyond, since 2005.  Over the years, we’ve built hundreds of websites, dozens of web apps, and dozens of online stores, empowering companies to use the internet effectively to further their business goals.  Building from scratch, upgrading your current site, or need to integrate with other solutions?  No challenge is too big or small!

Why and When to use OSCommerce

osCommerce is a free, open-source shopping cart platform that can be expanded and customized using available modules and additional programming.

osCommerce is ideal for small to medium sized online stores and those with a lower budget.


  • Fairly inexpensive to implement and operate
  • Can be customized to include features such as e-mail marketing, special pricing, suggestions of related products, product reviews and more


  • Requires installation of many add-on modules for most implementations as core functionality is not a robust as other solutions
  • Not as search engine friendly as other ecommerce platforms
  • No direct support—must rely on community for support

Technical Specifications

  • Open source built in PHP and MySQL

Read more about our other eCommerce platforms: ShopifyBigCommerceMagento, WooCommerce, and Miva Merchant.