Starting a project with Optimizely Configured Commerce requires some configuration and setup before development can begin. The steps below explain what is needed to get up and running with Configured Commerce. Additional details can be found in the related support articles.
[Submit a Project Initiation Form](🔗) to request the provisioning of an Configured Commerce environment. This article also helps explain the basic structure of the Configured Commerce environments, the process for deploying to those environments, and how often the Configured Commerce environments receive service packs and releases.
[Setup your local development environment](🔗). This task includes prerequisites, such as learning about the basics of Git and obtaining the Certified Optimizely Configured Commerce Cloud Developer certification.
[Learn about deploying local changes to the Configured Commerce environment](🔗) and how Github is used to facilitate that process.
See also [Certification exams](🔗) for Optimizely Configured Commerce and other products.