Migrating to the most up-to-date versions of software is important for a number of reasons: getting automatic or easy-to-implement critical security upgrades and patches, sticking with officially supported versions and avoiding the problems inherent in sticking with something out of date. You want the most recent, tested and most stable versions of business-critical software to save yourself from not just inefficiencies but also everything from lock-in to ballooning maintenance costs.
Some time ago, we wrote about the possibility of replacing the Adobe dispatcher with Varnish.
Often when you hear the word “audit”, something dreadful comes to mind… like getting audited by the tax authority. But sometimes, an audit can be a very good thing. At the very least, an audit keeps you on track, gives you guideposts to follow and gives you a good overview of your current and near-term situation. At most, you can use an audit to lay the groundwork for significant changes and improvements. And that whole scope is what we aim to do with the Varnish Plus Audit professional services offer.