Tutorial

High Performance PHP

George Schlossnagle, VP of Engineering, OmniTI Computer Consulting, Inc.

Track: PHP
Date: Tuesday, July 25
Time: 8:30am - 12:00pm
Location: D137-138

As PHP becomes deployed for larger and more mission critical tasks, it becomes ever more critical for applications built with it to scale. In this tutorial we will:

Discuss fundamental concerns in building high performance and scalable web applications
  • Identify "low hanging fruit" that can easily improve your applications
  • Discuss the top 10 scalability myths and the truth behind them
  • Analyze common application architecture design patterns and the problems they best address
  • Learn how to make targeted improvements in legacy applications