Tag: scaling

Scaling WordPress

Scaling WordPress. If you build sites in WordPress and have an interest in getting the most bang for your buck, this feed belongs in your reader. The idea is that the site is “Dedicated to the pros and cons of scaling a WordPress website. Thoughts on a postcard.” Love it. There are some great articles […]

Posted: September 04, 2012

Loading half a billion rows into MySQL

derwiki – Loading half a billion rows into MySQL. Wow, I’ve never worked with databases as big as the one mentioned in the article, but I’m fascinated by the updates that were made to optimize 500 million table sharded records into a single table all the while increasing performance. Over time I’ve struggled with large […]

Posted: June 06, 2012