Archived Site

This site has been archived. You should visit our brand-spankin' new site!

3.4 million page views per day, 92 M per month, one server and Drupal!

Friday
11:00am - 12:15pm
Epic Room
Code Development and Performance
Intermediate

In this talk, Khalid of 2bits.com, Inc., Inc will talk about a how to scale a Drupal web site with the following statistics.

  • 3.4 million pages per day peak
  • 92 million page views per month
  • 189,650 page views per hour peak
  • 840,000 visits on peak day
  • 22.96 million visits per month
  • 52,747 visits per hour peak

So far, this is the highest traffic a Drupal site gets that we heard of.

What is amazing is that this web site runs on a single mid range server ...

We will discuss how we:

  • How to tune the LAMP stack for optimal performance
  • How to make Drupal performant, yet keep things simple and maintainable
  • How to monitor the entire hardware and software stack
  • Lessons learned, do's and don'ts

2bits.com, Inc. continually assist Drupal users with performance and scalability issues, and providing custom built performant Drupal solutions.

Update:
The slides from the presentation can be viewed here: Presentation: 3.4 million page views per day, 92 million per month, one server, and Drupal.