Building Large Flask Apps In The Real World

“Scaling a Flask application is no immediately obvious matter. At plug.dj we had ~22,000 line Flask application. At my previous employer our Flask application was significantly larger. Ultimately scaling a code-base is less about the framework used and more about the software design experience of the developers working on it. Scaling in terms concurrent users also has little to do with the web framework and more to do with your understanding of load-balancing, caching, databases, etc. That being said, what have I learned about how to organize a Flask application to comfortably grow?…”

https://etscrivner.github.io/posts/2014/10/building-large-flask-apps-in-the-real-world/

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