Liam Wiltshire

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Liam is a UK based developer and the CTO at Tebex, a gCommerce company and game server monetization platform. From humble beginnings breaking things in Perl, Liam has tackled projects large and small, from brochure sites in WordPress to eCommerce sites in Magento and SaaS products in Laravel. Outside of CTO-ing, Liam is a father, musician, and is trying to learn the secret to actually having some spare time.

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We Need a Bigger Boat—Introduction to Scaling, Part One

By Liam Wiltshire

Scaling can be a tricky subject. We’re often warned against scaling too soon but left too late, and the results can be just as bad. The need to scale comes from an application being successful—so if you are in that situation, then congratulations! In this first part, we’ll cover how to know when its time to scale and ways to scale your web and PHP application servers.