How do you think can takes turning a Symfony project non-blocking and asynchronous? In this small tutorial, we will make the full transition of a small regular Symfony project with Mysql and Redis as our persistence layer, into a full non-blocking async application by using ReactPHP. We will check our benchmark results in each step we make, having one single goal.
Everything will be about this. About making our application extremely fast, efficient and scalable. And all these features by continue using Symfony, of course.
You think PHP is slow? Then let me show you something.