133. Accelerate scripts running multiple tasks in parallel using asynchronous programming: Unusual Site Speedup Techniques: Part 3
Posted on: 2010-10-28
This contrasts with the traditional synchronous programming on which programs perform a task and do nothing else besides waiting for the task to finish before proceeding to the next task.
This article explains better what is asynchronous programming and how you can implement it in PHP to develop code that executes tasks much faster.
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Posted on: 2010-10-25
This article is the second part of the Unusual Site Speedup series that focus on what to do to make sure that Web server processes run as fast as possible by slowing down background tasks that may be taking too much machine resources.
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Posted on: 2010-10-21
This article is the first of several that describe those measures and how you can also apply to your sites too.
On the first part it is described how to make Web pages load much faster when there is heavy content slowing down the page loading, such as advertising or widgets retrieved from other sites.
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Posted on: 2010-03-09
Neural Mesh is an open source, pure PHP code based Neural Network manager and framework that makes it easier to work with Neural Networks.
This article explains how to easily implement Neural Mesh to develop Neural Network applications in PHP.
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Posted on: 2010-03-01
This article focus specifically on MongoDB, despite there are several other NoSQL database implementations.
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Posted on: 2009-11-23
This article explains how to use Gearman in PHP applications to handle better the load of busy sites or applications that need to execute heavy jobs.
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Posted on: 2009-10-08
It combines structured data passed by a PHP script with a template created in a word processor. It is the same concept as mail merge.
The resulting document can be saved as a PDF, as well in other formats such as DOCX, DOC or RTF file.
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Posted on: 2009-04-14
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Posted on: 2009-04-01
You may be victim of having your mail server blacklisted for SPAM that you never sent.
This article explains a situation that may cause innocent mail servers to be blacklisted very easily.
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Posted on: 2009-02-21
It also covers a tool that provides a Web based user interface for importing CSV data into a MySQL database table with support for mapping CSV columns into arbitrary MySQL database table columns.
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