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Reader Comments (12)

  1. Matt Long
    August 7, 2012 at 7:31 pm /

    What values do you recommend for the realpath_cache_size and realpath_cache_ttl ?

  2. Giacomino Raccuia
    Giacomino Raccuia
    August 7, 2012 at 9:19 pm /

    Very interesting article! 😉

    How many articles do you have in the catalog used for this test?

  3. SergeiF
    August 14, 2012 at 2:26 pm /

    awesome article! found a typo though “Propletary” should be Proprietary

  4. alex
    August 18, 2012 at 1:20 am /

    To prevent Magento performance errors, you can try service Shopping Cart Diagnostics service. It monitors your website performance, upon your request, or you can receive alerts whenever there are any errors. Also it checks your store website response time and page load time, as well as connectivity issues. Link is here

  5. loop
    December 27, 2012 at 1:50 am /

    opcode cacher??


    Zend Server

  6. Nick
    December 31, 2014 at 10:47 pm /

    One of the methods to speed up magento would be to install cpanel pluggin called “ApacheBooster”. It caches the static and dynamic contents as well as reduce the load of the server.
    You may download the Apachebooster from :

  7. onepage
    May 12, 2015 at 7:53 pm /

    Great tutorial, Im new to Magento so Ive found it very hand.
    Thank you for this post, It was a great read which was extremely helpful.

  8. magento one page checkout
    August 21, 2015 at 2:43 pm /

    Nice post

  9. Gary Mill
    Gary Mill
    August 28, 2015 at 8:17 pm /

    I have tried with the Nginx + Apache + mod_php application side before i was into some other application it ruins my
    website speed. Now it has been improved a lot while optimizing with the above recommended steps. Also I have got some other source to implement server side and as well application side from the source . Hope it might be help some one who is exactly seeking for.


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