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PHP

Cloud Lessons from ThinkUp

Brennan Neoh
bren brennan.sg

SMU-SIS Undergraduate PHP Developer ( )

Server Specs
EC2 Micro Instance Heavy UGlizaGon Reserved Instance Arch Linux

More Specs!
PHP-FPM MySQL 5.1

ThinkUp

Lessons

#1
Crawling is a b*tch

#2
Theres a (memory) limit to process sharing

ThinkUp

#3
CloudWatch is your BFF

NOT OK

OK

Final Thoughts

Why not VPS / Dedicated Server?


Maximize uGlity

Protec7on against uctua7ng hardware costs


1TB costs skyrocket due to Thailand oods November 2011

Essen7al Tools + Regular Updates


64-Bit Small Instance FTW!!!

QuesGons?