Aug 13, 2015
Coming from a background as a Windows developer, one of the biggest issues I faced when starting to build *nix apps was how to develop locally. Trying to develop a sails.js app or build a Varnish Cache caching...
Magento 2 and Varnish Cache
Aug 3, 2015
Magento 2 has been in development for several years, through the Merchant Beta release it was announced that there will be out of the box support for Varnish Cache 4. Awesome. Magento 2 improvements This is...
Varnish is Caching Pages and ignoring "Cache-control: no-cache" header
Jul 6, 2015
TL;DR; - Before V4.0.0 Varnish Cache ignored the “Cache-control: no-cache” header by default, and you’ll need to handle this yourself in your VCL. I’ve been around this HTTP thing as a...
Traffic Throttling Mechanisms
May 28, 2015
In website performance optimisation it is easy to focus on improving the speed of the experience of a single visitor but it is just as important to consider the speed and availability of your website as the...
What are the True Costs of Running Varnish Cache
May 18, 2015
I recently came back from a conference full of eCommerce Managers, Digital Marketing Professionals, Chief Information Officers and Chief Technology Officers. To my delight there was plenty of messaging about...