News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

ServerGrove Blog:
The importance of APC cache for symfony applications
December 09, 2009 @ 14:41:50

On the ServerGrove blog there's a recent post about the speed boost that you can get using APC caching (with an example of a symfony application's perfomance).

I've been developing a website based on symfony. Since symfony 1.3 and 1.4 came out this week, I decided to upgrade it to 1.3 and then when I feel confortable to 1.4. [...] Then, I decided to run some benchmarks using ab (Apache Benchmark) to see how symfony 1.2 and 1.3 compared. To my surprise, I did not see an improvement on speed. I was expecting the new version would be faster, but for some reason I am not seeing any improvements.

When his testing showed no noticeable results, he turned on view caching in the framework. This helped a good bit but the real boost came when he implemented APC caching. His requests per second jumped from fourteen up to seventy, a five-fold improvement.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
apc cache symfony


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Symfony Blog: The Definitive Guide to Symfony and symfony 1.0 RC1 released

Adam Pullen's Blog: Execution Filters in Symfony

Mike\'s Blog: Boost your Website with APC

BinaryTides.com: Install Nginx + Php FPM + APC on CentOS 6.4

ProDevTips.com: Memcached in PHP on Dapper


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


framework language developer library community laravel release code application introduction interview list api podcast configure series threedevsandamaybe wordpress bugfix project

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework