by Dorian Pula
This talk walks through how to approach successfully scaling a Python web application. I break down the problem of scaling in terms of designing, building and operating a web app or REST API. I examine which parts are important, and I finish off by looking at 3 approaches to scaling such apps.
Everyone who has built and shipped a web application or site, wants it fast, reliable and flexible to change. But how do you actually approach scaling a Python web application or REST API in a sane and systematic manner? This talk walks through how to realistically approach scaling a web application, based on lessons learned in the field. The talk breaks down the problem of scaling in terms of designing, building and operating a highly available commercial web application or REST service. The talk looks at what are the important bits to consider and finishes off with looking at 3 techniques for scaling applications or services.
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