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Simple Question: Is X-Cart Scalable?
Buddha




msg:3341537
 11:53 pm on May 16, 2007 (gmt 0)

If you have experience reaching the upper traffic and hardware limits of X-Cart, I would love your input.

Is X-Cart suitable for a website that does 20K visitors per day, 100K pageviews, and 10 concurrent backend users?

Thanks!

 

lorax




msg:3342099
 3:20 pm on May 17, 2007 (gmt 0)

Scalable? Yes.

Slower as you get more traffic? Yes.

Can it be sped up? Yes.

How? Turn off cart statistics or move them to a separate database. Keep the orders db trimmed down to a minimum - theoretically this could also be moved to a separate database (I haven't tried this yet). Use a dedicated server with some form of script accelerator.

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