Do You Need an Origin Shield?

An origin shield is a protective measure that shields your origin server(s) from overload, ensuring high availability, performance and uptime. While no one size fits all in terms of how a company should structure their origin shield strategy, an origin shield is always a good idea to reduce the load on your origin server and maintain high-performance content delivery.

 

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5/11/21 3:27 PM
by Alexandra Lehner

Origin shield: Protecting your backends

When it comes to deploying video -- both on-demand and live -- content and delivering with a good quality of experience (QoE), there is no one-size-fits-all approach. But for almost any video streaming company, a multi-CDN strategy is needed to ensure that QoE and the ability to scale up to deliver it. 

 

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8/19/20 3:00 PM
by Alexandra Barcelona

Systematic content validation with Varnish

"Can Varnish go to the backend and check the content freshness. FOR.EVERY.SINGLE.REQUEST?"

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2/8/17 11:30 AM
by Guillaume Quintard

Varnish Software Blog

The Varnish blog is where our team writes about all things related to Varnish Cache and Varnish Software...or simply vents.

 

 
 

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