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Optimizing Magento Application Performance In The Cloud And Beyond

Want to hear more about how Magento, Magento Cloud and Blackfire work together?

By Beau Simensen, on May 30, 2017

PHPro improving Magento 1 category pages and cron jobs performance

Thomas Brankaer, from PHPro, improved a Magento 1 store by rewriting some of its components, after finding bottlenecks with Blackfire.

By Christophe Dujarric, on Jan 18, 2017

Balance Internet adopting in their Continuous Integration Workflow

Enterprise Edition user since 2015 and Blackfire Gold Solution Parnter, Balance Internet shares on how they integrated Blackfire in their CI workflow.

By Christophe Dujarric, on Jun 07, 2016

EvolvingWeb’s session on Blackfire at DrupalCon New Orleans

DrupalCon New Orleans 2016: Using to Profile Your Loading Time, by @Evolvingweb

By Christophe Dujarric, on May 20, 2016

Debugging Sylius and speeding up its Behat suite with Blackfire

Kamil Kokot, PHP developer at Lakion, made Sylius’ community life easier by drastically improving their Behat test suite with

By Christophe Dujarric, on Feb 09, 2016

Following Amazon SES best practices with Blackfire

Sebastian Grodzicki, GoldenLine’s CTO, took advantage of Blackfire to improve his platform’s e-mail throughput.

By Christophe Dujarric, on Feb 05, 2016

Making the Symfony PropertyAccess Component 84% faster

Kévin Dunglas (@dunglas), a Symfony core-team member, took a shot at PropertyAccess Symfony component with Blackfire and improved its performance by 84%.

By Christophe Dujarric, on Feb 03, 2016

Optimizing league/commonmark

Colin O’Dell, author and maintainer of the PHP League’s CommonMark Markdown parser, obtained a 52.5% performance boost by making two simple changes.

By Christophe Dujarric, on Jan 26, 2016

Improving a Laravel-based app

Marko Lekic, from interactive design studio, improved his app performance by 93% on wall-time, and 77% on memory, with the help of

By Christophe Dujarric, on Jan 21, 2016

Optimizing Pydio’s framework

Charles du Jeu, CEO/CTO of, was familiar with profiling before he used Blackfire. And he got it to the next level with a massive improvement of Pydio’s framework.

By Christophe Dujarric, on Jan 18, 2016