Tag: Python
Celery

Often times in a web application, there are a subset of tasks that are long-running, resource intensive and don’t have to be completed in real time.  These tasks are perfect for offloading to an asynchronous queuing system.  This article will discuss how one such python library, Celery, assists you in writing asynchronous tasks, as well […]

Django caching strategies

One of the often overlooked but critical components of a functioning web application is it’s performance. Not only does it have a dramatic impact on the user experience of a front-end user, it also has implications on the reliability and cost effectiveness of the deployment of the application. This article will cover how to effectively use different caching […]