Mastering the CDN: Present & Future

Mastering the CDN: Present & Future

If you site is not running on a CDN, you are doing it wrong. Modern websites receive enormous benefits in terms of speed & reliability when utilizing a content delivery network - and setting one up for your site has never been easier.

CDNs offer the best in class support for making websites fast utilizing techniques such as HTTPS/2 (soon HTTPS/3), image compression, global points of presence, TLS integration, cache tags (in D8 core!), & much more!

This presentation will review how a CDN works, how to integrate it into your site, and how to get the fastest and best site on the internet using other peoples servers around the world.

About the Speaker(s): 

Matthew Cheney is a long time web developer who co-founded the Drupal hosting company called Pantheon in 2010. He knows a lot about backend web architecture and loves FAST websites all across the world.

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