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Started a new Conversation 2000 External Api Call In A Job

Hello everyone one :) First thank you for everything here for the tutorial and also the forum what an amazing community :) I come from NodeJS yes this can happen :) And the community here is so nice thank you :)

So I'm building an app where I need to fetch NHL.com data from their api. I need to fetch the stats of all the player of the league once by day. It's 2096 api call I need to do.

In node I will have use a job with Promise.all etc.

But here right now my job is 9min long. Can I do something to improve here ? The external api is really quick. I think the issue is really insertOrUpdate the item to the db with eloquent.

class RefreshRosterJob implements ShouldQueue
    use Dispatchable, InteractsWithQueue, Queueable;

    public function handle()
        $nhlApi = new NHLClient();
        $recordsApi = new RecordsNHLClient();

        $teams = NhlTeam::all();

        foreach ($teams as $team) {
            $recordsPlayers = $recordsApi->getAllPlayersForTeam($team->id);

            foreach ($recordsPlayers as $recordsPlayer) {
                $player = $nhlApi->getPlayerInfo($recordsPlayer->id);

                    'id' => $player->id,
                    'full_name' => $player->fullName,
                    'first_name' => $player->firstName,
                    'last_name' => $player->lastName,
                    'birth_country' => $player->birthCountry,
                    'birth_city' => $player->birthCity,
                    'birth_date' => $player->birthDate,
                    'birth_state_province' => $player->birthStateProvince,
                    'age' => $player->age,
                    'active' => $player->active,
                    'captain' => $player->captain,
                    'alternate_captain' => $player->alternateCaptain,
                    'roster_status' => $player->rosterStatus,
                    'rookie' => $player->rookie,
                    'height' => $player->height,
                    'weight' => $player->weight,
                    'shoot' => $player->shoot,
                    'jersey_number' => $player->jerseyNumber,
                    'position_id' => $player->position,
                    'team_id' => $player->teamId,

Should I chunk ? Should I make a job for each player ? Should I use raw sql to make it quicker and insert as bulk ?

5 months ago
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Commented on Different Strategies For Different Clients

Thank you!! Learn a lot

5 months ago
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Commented on What We're Building

Look awesome :)

6 months ago
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Replied to Sanctum: Issue With User Logout Case + TDD

@arifkhn46 Have the same issue, did you find a way without commenting out the code or ?