Sites, people, tools, ideas, software, etc that contribute to the creation of OzBargain.
Thanks to the following web hosting companies that OzBargain is currently using.
OzBargain uses the following open source software.
- Drupal (backend for the main site)
- Dokuwiki (powers OzBargain wiki)
- Nginx (front end webserver)
- PHP (scripting engine for the front end website)
- Python (scripting engine for many backend work)
- Tornado Web Server (Python webserver to handle API calls)
- MySQL (database)
- Redis (in-memory cache and blocking queues)
- jQuery (some UI work)
- Firefox (to take screenshot of deals)
- Linux (OS for the server)
For the graphics and images, we use
Thanks to these third party services for making certain functionalities possible on OzBargain.
- GeoNames for location validation.