Tagged with design

iDoneThis – Email App Architecture

iDoneThis – Email App Architecture

iDoneThis – Scaling an Email-based App from Scratch This is a guest post by Rodrigo Guzman, CTO of iDoneThis, which makes status reporting happen at your company with the lightest possible touch. iDoneThis is a simple management application that emails your team at the end of every day to ask, “What’d you get done today?” Just … Continue reading

Cinchcast Architecture – Producing 1,500 Hours of Audio Every Day

Cinchcast Architecture – Producing 1,500 Hours of Audio Every Day

Cinchcast Architecture – Producing 1,500 Hours of Audio Every Day This is a guest post by Dr. Aleksandr Yampolskiy, CTO of Cinchcast and BlogTalkRadio, where he oversees Engineering, QA, TechOps, Telephony, and Product teams. Cinchcast provides solutions that allow companies to create, share, measure and monetize audio content to reach and engage the people that are most important to their … Continue reading

WordPress.com web server architecture

WordPress.com web server architecture

WordPress.com Serves 70,000 req/sec and over 15 Gbit/sec of Traffic using NGINX This is a guest post by Barry Abrahamson, Chief Systems Wrangler at Automattic, and Nginx’s Coufounder Andrew Alexeev. WordPress.com serves more than 33 million sites attracting over 339 million people and 3.4 billion pages each month. Since April 2008, WordPress.com has experienced about 4.4 times growth in page views. WordPress.com … Continue reading