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Django Production Environment Setup with MongoDB

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by Troy Grosfield
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November 22nd, 2011
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Many developers are often curious on what a possible web environment setup looks like in production. That answer can vary greatly depending on what exactly you want your application to do. A few question to ask yourself: Are you expecting heavy traffic on the site? How will you be notified if something in your system … read more

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Django, Celerybeat and Celery with MongoDB as the Broker

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by Troy Grosfield
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November 22nd, 2011
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Enhance your user experience by preventing your users from having to wait long periods of time for certain actions to occurs.  There are times when you want to send an email to many people or do other processor intensive work that you won’t want your user to have to wait on.  In cases like these, … read more

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MongoDB with RAID 10 on Ubuntu 11.04

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by Troy Grosfield
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November 8th, 2011
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I recently setup RAID 10 on our MongoDB server. I thought I would share how and why I did it.  We’re using Amazon’s Web Services (AWS) and running Ubuntu 11.04. What is RAID 10 Why We Chose RAID 10 Setup RAID 10 with MongoDB on Ubuntu 11.04 Monitor the RAID Troubleshooting What to do When … read more

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