Running Websites at Scale on Application Service

By January 6, 2020 February 11th, 2020 Case Study

Customer: An Indian leading e-commerce company

Problem Statement

Our client is regarded as India’s biggest e-commerce store which also has non e-commerce websites like careers and stories (corporate blog) websites on AWS and as part of a company wide Azure adoption, they wanted to move these sites to Azure PaaS

The Solution

Powerup helped move their Careers (PHP based) and Stories (WordPress) from AWS IaaS to Azure PaaS. The websites were configured to withstand clients scale and sudden surge in traffic due to marketing activities and huge online presence. CDN was introduced & caching frequently visited content is enabled for better performance. The stories site was recently redeployed to App Service Linux backend. 

Cloud Platform

Microsoft Azure

Technologies Used

Azure App Service, Application Insights, Azure Security Center, WordPress, MYSQL

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