How can you help your Drupal website continue to perform at the highest level as it grows to meet demand? This comprehensive guide provides best practices, examples, and in-depth explanations for solving several performance and scalability issues. You’ll learn how to apply coding and infrastructure techniques to Drupal internals, application performance, databases, web servers, and performance analysis.
Covering Drupal versions 7 and 8, this book is the ideal reference for everything from site deployment to implementing specific technologies such as Varnish, memcache, or Solr. If you have a basic understanding of Drupal and the Linux-Apache-MySQL-PHP (LAMP) stack, you’re ready to get started.
Establish a performance baseline and define goals for improvement
Optimize your website’s code and front-end performance
Get best and worst practices for customizing Drupal core functionality
Apply infrastructure design techniques to launch or expand a site
Use tools to configure, monitor, and optimize MySQL performance
Employ alternative storage and backend search options as your site grows
Tune your web servers through httpd and PHP configuration
Monitor services and perform load tests to catch problems before they become critical
Managing Indoor Air Quality, Fourth Edition As predicted in the earlier editions, concerns over Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) have driven it to the forefront of current workplace problems. More than ever, health, economic and legal matters associated with IAQ seem destined to make it a dominant problem for developers, owners and managers of commercial and institutional properties well into this... C For Dummies, 2nd Edition
Come “C” what all the excitement’s about! C programs are fast, concise, and versatile, and you’ll be writing them in no time. This friendly book unlocks the mysteries of coding, compiling, adding comments, and using keywords, I/O, variables, integers, and all the rest. You’ll write your first C program before...
Getting Started with Audacity 1.3
Using the Audacity software as the starting off point, we discuss what the software is, what it can do, how you can use it, and where you go to get started installing it. All of this information is grounded in some basic audio editing terminology and background for those that aren't so technology inclined.
Then we'll start...
Activist Business Ethics “The truth can wait, for it lives a long life”
(Arthur Schopenhauer, German philosopher, 1788-1860)
The philosopher Schopenhauer believed in the eventual triumph of truth, despite the disappointments engendered by his indifferent contemporaries. Two centuries later, we live in a time of accelerated changes, and we do not...
Computer Graphics and Geometric Modelling: Implementation & Algorithms Possibly the most comprehensive overview of computer graphics as seen in the context of geometric modelling, this two volume work covers implementation and theory in a thorough and systematic fashion. Computer Graphics and Geometric Modelling: Implementation and Algorithms, covers the computer graphics part of the field of geometric modelling and...