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Maximise and optimize your Drupal framework using Packt's new book

Apr 13, 2010, 21:47 (0 Talkback[s])

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Drupal 6 Performance Tips is a new book that helps readers to exploit and optimize their Drupal framework using Drupal 6 best practice performance solutions and tools.

Packt is pleased to announce Drupal 6 Performance Tips a new book that helps readers to exploit and optimize their Drupal framework using Drupal 6 best practice performance solutions and tools. Written by Trevor James, and T J Holowaychuk, this book focuses on implementing performance modules and solutions to help speed up a Drupal website.

Drupal is a free Open Source modular framework and Content Management System (CMS). It is extremely scalable, thereby making it ideal for both a simple personal website as well as an industrial strength commercial or institutional web presence. Written in PHP/MySQL, Drupal's power and flexibility combined with its exceptional design means it is one of the most popular choices for creating a CMS website.

Drupal 6 Performance Tips helps readers configure the Drupal core and contributed modules in order to help them generate high traffic for their website. They will learn to use the Boost module for anonymous page caching, tweaking Boost settings, as well as use the Boost blocks and advanced Boost settings to monitor their websites performance.

This book starts off with introductory topics like upgrading the Drupal site, maintaining and enabling core Drupal page compression and caching. It then takes readers to advanced modules such as Authcache, Advanced Cache, Memcache API etc, thereby helping to speed up performance.

Drupal beginners, developers, designers, and webmasters who want to increase their Drupal site's speed and performance will find this book a beneficial and interesting read. For more information, please visit: - www.packtpub.com/drupal-6-performance-tips-to-maximize-and-optimize-your-framework/book

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