Simple Hacks to Make Your Django Website Faster

Jitendra Agrawal (~jitendra2)




You have built an awesome Django website, it's being loved by your early users and you are starting to get some serious traffic. Are you investing more and more time handling alerts, autoscaling and you are starting to get worried about hosting costs? Django framework and Python community has built some great solutions for you.

This talk will introduce various Django caching features (they are easy to use), talk about AJAX, edge side caching (ESI) and discuss when you should offload some of the tasks to an async process queue so that your users continue to experience a super-fast website.


Familiarity with Django

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Jeet is the CTO at SlideRule, an online education startup. He graduated from IIT Bombay and has been building complex web products for 15 years.

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Section: Web Development
Type: Talks
Target Audience: Beginner
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