Category: apache2

WEB SERVER PERFORMANCE

Web servers today are a real mixed bag as prices for services have come down so much. To run a successful server swarm needs some resources. Blade servers are the most common hardware available. Most individual machines can be equipped with at least 128GB of memory. With dual sockets and modern 8 core 16 core …

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APACHE & HTTPS

Starting in January 2017, Google Chrome will start flagging web sites which do not use HTTPS. At present about 50% of web sites use HTTPS. Google is aware of incremental cost of a web site obtaining a certificate etc. This means its likely that page ranks of non-HTTPS sites will be reduced severely. The net …

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