Magento Developers Toolbox v2.0
Sep24

Magento Developers Toolbox v2.0

Let’s expand our magento developers toolbox Part one of the series can be found here. I was supposed to be in hiatus… but I was reminded by my 4 month old daughter that I am awake 24/7 so it’d make sense to use that time wisely. I was also reminded that I promised a Magento developer toolbox v2.0 and going into hiatus didn’t play too well with it – sorry guys. Besides turning off my brain has never been...

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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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Understanding web performance improvement
Sep05

Understanding web performance improvement

  Understanding web performance improvement through “Welcome to Moe’s” I recently went to Welcome to Moe’s for lunch with some of my co-workers and it was  interesting to see how much their process resembled that of serving websites, especially when thinking in terms of load balancers, web servers and most importantly how the content is served to the user. The bottleneck was obvious, if only it were...

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