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How News Corp Australia made WordPress scale

itnews.com.au | 27 days ago | 4 min read

A $5 million project, saved $4.5 million by eliminating heavy software licensing and on-premise hardware costs. Reducing publishing time from 10 minutes to 3 minutes on average, and reducing page rendering from 27 seconds to 4 seconds.

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Ahmad Awais

Incredible work guys!

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Sallie Goetsch

I think widgets as a custom post type is a great idea. I'm wondering whether WordPress.com VIP will incorporate some of these solutions into their architecture across the board. They do host a lot of sites for large news organizations, and things like options and post meta are issues at scale.

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