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

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

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

0:00 Intro
0:38 Getting started in the cloud panel
1:20 Configuring the one click image
6:58 Configuring the database as a media store
08:43 Setting up DBaaS
17:52 Setting up Load Balancer
20:15 Adding additional web server
26:19 Diagrams and extensibility
29:03 SSL/Cloudflare
29:28 Final thoughts
31:03 Q&A

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.


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