MySQL and PHP server for product import

December 1, 2013 2.3k views
Hi, Now I have PHP scripts for product import from vendors, but hostings really make imports too long. So I want to create VPS, install OS, free control panel for cronjobs, PHP, SQL. VPS will update products 6 times a day (create new ones), and update qty and price every 15 minutes. So I can connect from my shop in hosting, and add product by ID or category...etc. What can you recommend for setup in VPS, need fast solution, becose there is 25'000 products.
1 Answer
You should be fine with a $5 droplet, so long as you add swap and memcache.
by Etel Sverdlov
Memcache is a system that works to speed up virtual private servers by caching server information. The program allows you to allocate a specific amount of the server ram toward caching recently queried data for a certain amount of time. This tutorial covers Memcache installation and illustrates how to use memcache with a simple php script.
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