Building scalable PHP applications using Google’s App Engine

Presented by Mandy Waite and Ian Barber at PHP UK 2014 on Saturday 22nd February 2014.

Google Cloud Platform Starter Pack

Build your web or mobile app on Google Cloud Platform and get $2,000 of credit to get started. This offer includes $1,000 in Google App Engine credit and $1,000 in Google Compute Engine credit. App Engine is a full development stack (PaaS), and Compute Engine lets you run workloads on Linux virtual machines (IaaS).

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Abstract

At Google I/O 2013 back in June, we announced the addition of a new PHP language runtime for App Engine. Google App Engine allows you to build web applications on the same scalable systems that power Google applications. In this talk we looked at building and running highly scalable PHP applications on the App Engine platform.

Links

Download the slides from this talk.
Rate the talk on Joind.in
Download the AppEngine PHP SDK

Find out more about The Google Cloud Platform.
Manage your instances in the AppEngine Control Panel.
Access Cloud Datastore via the Google Developer Console.
See how to implement Google+ Sign-In.
See the slides from the Joind.in conversion talk.

Code

Also see Quiz\Question and Quiz\Answer for examples of using properties and indexes.

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