Make Your Websites Fly! Varnish Cache

written by Geoff Bowers on Tuesday, 29 November, 2011 @ 01:26 PM

Going in circles retrofitting a legacy app with one foot nailed to the floor? Optimised the daylights out of your web app but still want that nitro boost to performance? Building a modern "HTTP Accelerator" or "Reverse Proxy" is easy. Learn the strategies you need to turbo charge your site by sweeping all the (crap code|lousy infrastructure|insert problem) under the carpet, and caching pages in front of your web site instead.

Make your websites fly!

My little presentation on Varnish Cache seemed to go pretty well at the recent CFObjective ANZ conference. Have uploaded the super HTML5 rocks style slides onto the Daemon server.

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