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Magento Extensions Development by Jérémie Bouchet

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Designing our extension for speed

Magento is a fantastic and high-level platform which works with thousands of files, exchanging a lot of information with databases and generating large HTML pages. Have you ever wondered how this engine generates a page in less than 100 milliseconds?

Magento contains basic tools that help us take care of the consequences of our development. Browser and server tools will be very useful too. We are going to find out about them.

In the second part, we will see that our code can be written in many different ways, but not all render at the same speed.

Enabling developer mode

The developer mode is a mode that forces you to write clean and alert free PHP code the server can generate. This is a good way to prevent performance ...

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