Installing MySQL On Ubuntu 18.04

Reading Time: 3 mins Overview MySQL, open-source software and most widely opted relational database management system (RDBMS). It is also a component of the LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl/PHP/Python) software stack and supports almost every other operating system. This article will help you to find the how-to of installing, updating and testing Magento using MySQL database server on Ubuntu 18.04. Pre-conditions It is to be noted that the given instructions are applied to installing MySQL…

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Setting Up Nginx Server Blocks for Magento

Reading Time: 3 mins Nginx can be used to host multiple websites on a single server which reduces the extensive process of creating a new server for the site. For a demonstration purpose, here the domain, sample.com will be used and you can replace it with a desirable domain name. Nginx on Ubuntu 18.04 holds an enabled server block by default which is generally configured to serve the documents out of directory at /var/www/html. In the…

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Installing Nginx on Ubuntu 18.04

  Reading Time: 3 mins Nginx, the most widely used web servers in recent years is popularly known for its simple configuration, stability and high performance. Unlike the other web servers, it can also function as a proxy server and cache server. This article will help you find the how-to of installing the Magento platform using Nginx web server on Ubuntu 18.04. To know more about the Nginx’ functionality, features, advantages and benchmarking, you can…

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Know the Differences: Which Stands Out, Apache or Nginx for Magento?

Reading Time: 4 mins One of the heated debates over the years now would be which is the best web server to go with, Apache or Nginx? Both of them are popular and handles almost half of the internet traffic. At the same time, a high traffic e-commerce site built on top of Magento (written using PHP) is altogether different from other sites (which demands much efficient, reliable and faster architecture), in such a case,…

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Why Magento Needs Optimization?

Reading Time: 3 mins Magento, an Adobe Company is a leading e-commerce platform focused to deliver flexible shopping cart structure for online merchants. Further, it offers a wide range of extensions, themes and plug-ins so as to enhance the customer experience. One of the striking features of Magento is that it is exclusively launched for e-commerce business. Recently, the Gartner Inc. recognized Magento as the 2019 ‘Leader’ for the third consecutive year in a row.…

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Knowing the Fundamentals and Types of Software Testing

Reading Time: 4 mins Testing is an activity to check whether the software product is defect-free and verification of an application (or a software) against the expected (or client’s) requirements. The pioneer in software engineering, Watts. M. Hemphrey is regarded as the ‘Father of Software Quality’ and the American computer scientist, Gerald M. Weinberg was the first person to perform testing on a human flight in 1958. Manual Testing The manual testing is performed to…

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Understanding the Nitty Gritty’s of Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC)

Reading Time: 5 mins It is a sequence of activities carried out by testers to perform high quality software. Though STLC uses term ‘testing’ it does not involve only testing task done by tester but also includes task contributed by developers, quality analysts and other stakeholders. Testing Process: Waterfall Method Requirement collection Analytical study Design Coding Testing Integration Operation and Maintenance Software Testing Life Cycle Requirement analysis Test planning Test scenario preparation Test case preparation…

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Things to Know Before You Test Magento

Reading Time: 3 mins Magento, an Adobe company is setting continuous success stones in the E-commerce industry. One of the striking features of the Magento platform is that it keeps growing as a community, as an e-commerce trend and as an organization. It continues to offer the best e-commerce solutions to both SMB and SME businesses. One such recent development in the Magento family was that migration from Magento 1 to Magento 2. Everywhere testing…

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Everything You Need To Know About Cloud Providers For Magento

Reading Time: 4 mins The competition for offering inclusive cloud hosting service witnesses a steep rise in the current e-commerce field. The industry’s leading Cloud Providers are now focused to deliver an unparalleled user-experience with uninterrupted hosting services. In such instances, on what basis you should give a shot on the cloud providers? Most significantly, which of the provider on the list is best for your Magento website and meets your business’ demands? To find a…

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