Better, Faster, Stronger - Designing Large / Enterprise-Level Drupal Environments

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Track: 
Site Building
Experience level: 
Intermediate

Power and performance are key deliverables for any enterprise or large organizational website and Drupal is no exception. The goal of this session is to help you understand what a highly available environment consists of so that you can avoid the common mistakes and pitfalls when designing a highly available and scalable architecture to support Drupal.

We will go over different success criteria such as:

 

What goes into the design

- Points of failure

- Capacity planning

- Ease of maintenance

 

Reasons of choosing one technology over the other

- eAccelerator vs. APC

- Squid vs. Varnish

- NFS vs. GFS vs. file synchronization

Time slot: 
21 May 14:30 - 15:30