Magento is an ecommerce platform which provides online merchants with a flexible shopping cart system, and customization of their online store. It offers marketing, search engine optimization, and catalog-management tools.
Magento setup guide
Magento's underlying technology is built on the MySQL database. Instead of pulling data from its API, we pull directly from the source database, saving time and effort. For integrating with Magento, use the MySQL connector:
You can find information about Magento's schema on MySQL's Overview Page.