How does magento full page cache work
Sep22

How does magento full page cache work

Let’s decipher Magento full page cache and see how it works We are going to try to explain how Magento full page cache works by looking at the code, it’d be cool if we’d have talked with some of the folks at Magento to get a better information but hey you should always trust xdebug over humans’ words, right? Our approach is very simple, look at the workflow and try to translate it into words. So we are doing...

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Working with Stunnel, Varnish, Nginx and Node.js
Sep22

Working with Stunnel, Varnish, Nginx and Node.js

Let’s have some fun working with Stunnel, Varnish, Nginx and Node.js with socket.io Overview Use Vagrant Install Packages Configure Stunnel Configure Varnish Configure Nginx Restart services Conclusion Overview At one point I was thinking we could use node.js to serve static content, an engineered solution for a simple problem. Because as we have done in the past we can implement full page caching with nginx very easy and...

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Introduction to Zend Framework 2

Let’s get zen’ed Any Magento developer should start considering mastering Zend Framework and get a better knowledge of the platform in the process… So of course as Zend Framework 2 is has been released and it stands to reason that we check it out. Here is a good introduction to it: The best part – it is now autoloading only framework, I am sure they took that from Magento 😛 VN:F [1.9.22_1171]please...

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How do the big boys scale?

Growing like a big boy If you ever wanted to know how the big boys handle 10k requests per second and scale to be withstand even the more outrageous traffic, here is a way as Manny Pelarinos Director of Engineering at ESPN explains what they did. What do you guys think? VN:F [1.9.22_1171]please wait...Rating: 0.0/10 (0 votes cast)VN:F [1.9.22_1171]Rating: 0 (from 0...

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Git for ages 4 and up
Sep19

Git for ages 4 and up

Best darn way to understand git Here is a great branching tutorial. I hope this helped you get your git-fu ready for a black belt challenge in Magento land!!! Happy coding! VN:F [1.9.22_1171]please wait...Rating: 0.0/10 (0 votes cast)VN:F [1.9.22_1171]Rating: 0 (from 0...

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