Scaling PHP in the Cloud

HasGeek’s seventh event, focusing on the challenges of scaling from single to multi-server deployments for PHP-based websites.

How Flipkart scales PHP -- Tips & tricks

Submitted by Siddhartha Reddy (@sids) on Jun 10, 2011

Section: Development Technical level: Intermediate Session type: Lecture Status: Confirmed & scheduled


We would like to share some of the learnings from scaling PHP to millions of requests per day at

  • How do you make your PHP webapp horizontally scalable?
  • How do you ensure performance at scale?

Outline is one of India's top 100 websites in terms of traffic. We've learnt many scalability tricks while getting here. Learnings that we believe could be interesting to many others.




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