Storing Symfony Sessions in MongoDB

This post was written about Symfony 2.7. It may or may not be correct for your version of Symfony. By default, Symfony stores session data using the default handler, which uses the server filesystem. This is fine in most cases, but if you need your app to work on multiple web servers behind a load … [Read more…]

Server Farm Setup for Knife Depot

OK… the title is a little misleading.  This post actually discusses the setup for my entire company, Internet Retail Connection.  We run a few other sites, like Picnic World and Backyard Chirper, but Knife Depot is our bread and butter. A very abridged background story is that we run our own ecommerce websites on a custom platform developed over the … [Read more…]