MySQL Web Reference Architectures for Building Massively Scalable Web Infrastructure

MySQL is deployed in 9 of the top 10 most trafficked sites on the web including Google, Facebook and YouTube. This gives MySQL unique insight into how to design database-driven web architectures that deliver the highest levels of scalability and availability with the lowest levels of cost, risk and complexity.

This presentation provides a series of Reference Architectures for small, medium and large Web properties. You will learn about the components common to most web properties including Session Management, Authentication, eCommerce and Content Management. Optimum deployment architectures and topologies are defined based on sizing and availability requirements for each environment. The paper also discusses the unique requirements for Large Social Networking applications.