Video: Effectively manage and scale WordPress multisite

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Session Description:
Managing or planning to implement a large WordPress Multisite? This session will provide insights as to how we at New York University run and manage our multisite with 5000+ sites. It will cover a few tips and tricks we use on daily basis for aspects such as:

– our semi-automated plugin/theme update process
– using version control for code changes/deployment
– automated syncing of Development and QA environments from production
– enhanced site creation capability over wp-signup.php page
– use cases covered in our service
– migrating from one hosting provider to another
– importance of insights into multisite

Neel Shah
Harshit Sanghvi

Session Video

Neel Shah

New York University@NeelShah91

Neel Shah is an entrepreneur and developer with 7 years of experience developing websites and custom solutions for businesses and their online presence. He is currently working as IT Specialist and Technical Lead for NYU’s Web Publishing service which offers WordPress to faculty, staff and students for educational use case. He has been keen with automation since past few years and has been developing automated processes to assist users with their repetitive tasks. One of which is the WordPress Site Setup Wizard Plugin. He is also actively involved with the startup community and is passionate about solving problems in healthcare management when available.