Tech talk

Building an Enterprise-Ready eCommerce Site in Under an Hour With DigitalOcean

DigitalOcean Managed MySQL DatabaseDigitalOcean Managed Load BalancersTech Talks


About the Talk

What’s a simple way to set up and optimize an eCommerce site that’s hosted on DigitalOcean? Let’s explore how to use DigitalOcean and Magento, a free open source eCommerce platform, to build and grow a unique online store from the ground up. Within 60 minutes, we take a One-Click Image from DigitalOcean’s Marketplace, and demonstrate how to dramatically enhance it with DigitalOcean’s managed services to build an enterprise-ready eCommerce site.

What You’ll Learn

  • How to image and redeploy a Droplet
  • How to migrate a database to DigitalOcean DBaaS
  • How to use a Load Balancer with multiple Droplets

This Talk is Designed For

  • DevOps engineers
  • Junior to intermediate sysadmins
  • Individuals with a moderate understanding of databases, web servers, and server administration

About the Presenter

Austin Black, Solutions Engineer at DigitalOcean. Austin has a wide variety of technical expertise in software development, information security, and disaster recovery. He loves finding creative solutions to complex problems.

Creative Commons License