Hand of Help - Extended Data Migration Service

Wish to move from one shopping cart to another but don’t have enough time or opportunities to do that? For this reason, Cart2Cart has created several Data Migration Service Packages. Different conditions enable to choose a package, which will fully satisfy needs in assistance and customization. Extended Data Migration Service is the most popular package and it can be called a people’s choice. After reading this article, you will understand main reasons of such a popularity.


Extended Data Migration Service offers a branch of advantages in assistance during data migration process. Distinguishing major priorities, we are going to identify what exactly Extended Data Migration Service includes.

What does Extended Data Migration Service include?

  1. First thing you should pay attention for before choosing a Support package is an amount of entities that have to be transferred. In a case, you are an owner of relatively large online store, Extended Data Migration Service is for you. Migration of 20 000 of entities is already included into the migration cost. All products, customers, orders with corresponding information will be moved for you.

  2. 10 hours of technical support. During this period of time will be done all necessary customizations and modifications. This time will be dedicated to satisfy you special needs and requirements. For instance, except basic migration opportunities you wish:
    • Do not migrate categories but attach products to existed category on a target store.
    • Migrate products to a specified category.
    • Change prices for a certain percentage.
    • Migrate only those products, which are mentioned in orders .
  3. Personal account manager will inform you on the migration process and answer all interested question regarding specifically your migration.
  4. Comparing with Basic Data Migration Service, here Cart2Cart Team offers a possibility to install your Target shopping cart. Our tech engineers will examine a current or new hosting environment in order to fulfill Target cart requirements. After that, new e-Commerce platform will be installed.
  5. Absolutely free additional option. Сart2Cart offers a possibility to expand migration opportunities and order additional options. Most of them are provided for an extra cost, but here in Extended Data Migration Package you will get them for free.
  6. Fully assisted migration process. Migration of all your data will be performed by experienced tech engineers. They will do pre-migration validation (check shopping cart installation, configuration, version, database structure and hosting parameters). After that they will set up migration for you. All you have to do is provide access to your source and target stores. Moreover, you will be able to preview Demo migration results and give your feedback. After migration is complete store database will be checked and you are welcome to enjoy newly established online store.
  7. How much time it is going to take? After you’ve ordered Data Migration Service Package, our Support Team will check if the data was entered correctly. In a case, everything is ok you will receive a confirmation email. Time of migration setup depends on the difficulty of customizations and modifications and may by less than 5 business days.

What is out of Extended Data Migration Service Possibilities?

Despite all benefits listed above there are fields where customization possibilities are limited by specificities of your source and target carts. For instance, customization doesn’t include :
  • installation and modification of extensions and third-party modules;
  • configuration of tax rules;
  • migration of such entities: website content, news, testimonials and reviews.

Template migration is out of Extended Data Migration Service possibilities as well. Nonetheless, you will be able to choose one of Data&Design Migration Packages and move your design.

If you still don’t know which package will betters suit your needs, contact our Support Team, which will definitely help you.