Tech Break

May 31st 2016

Tech Break 2677

Varnish Cache and Cookies

Varnish Cache is a caching reverse proxy.
Category: TWiT Bits

Varnish Cache is a web application accelerator also known as a caching HTTP reverse proxy. You install it in front of any server that speaks HTTP and configure it to cache the contents. Varnish Cache is really, really fast. It typically speeds up delivery with a factor of 300 - 1000x, depending on your architecture.

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