[wp-hackers] Clustering WordPress

Ben Lobaugh lists at lobaugh.net
Mon Aug 20 20:13:28 UTC 2012

When you do this make sure you are taking into account media uploads, 
plugin installs/update/etc. WordPress by default stores all the files 
locally in the wp-content folder. Your multiple front end servers will 
need to be able to share that

On 8/20/12 1:05 PM, Scott Taylor wrote:
> yes - but if you need many front end web servers, you may need MySQL slaves as well.
> Check out HyperDB when you do:
> http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/hyperdb/
> The bread and butter of scaling WordPress:
> http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/batcache/
> http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/memcached/

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