Broadleaf commerce deployment on Openshift

Whatever you want, be it in any corner of the world, the web has made it possible to order, to see it from anywhere. Every seller, brand, manufacturer have their presence over the web and are eager to market their product to the entire world. The online shopping portals are bringing wide variety of choices to consumers and promoting competition among sellers. This raises demand for ready to go market Shopping web frameworks which can be quickly setup and help businesses to go online. Nevertheless there are hosted solutions like Shopify, Bigcommerce etc., some will prefer to have a customised versions. Broadleaf is one of the ready made solution which can be customized as per the needs and deployed on either your own premise or on cloud. While few days back, I was trying to deploy it in Openshift, I came across various challenges which might be of help to others.