Category: PHP

HHVM on Amazon EC2 in 2 minutes

Probably you already heard about HHVM. As on their website: HHVM is an open-source virtual machine designed for executing programs written in Hack and PHP. HHVM uses a just-in-time (JIT) compilation approach to achieve superior performance...

PHP, work queues

Biggest pain point in PHP is lack of asynchronous calls. The only reasonable way is to use some kind of “backend” processing and task list to execute. Some people use cron to run given...