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Varnish Software

Varnish Software's powerful technology helps the world's biggest content providers deliver lightning-fast web and streaming experiences for huge audiences, without downtime or loss of performance.

Our solutions combine open-source flexibility with enterprise robustness to speed up media streaming services, accelerate websites and APIs, and enable global businesses to build custom CDNs, unlocking unbeatable content delivery performance and resilience.

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Latest Content From Varnish Software

Whitepaper: How to Build Your Own CDN

by Varnish SoftwareOct 21, 2020

These days, a DIY CDN offers you more control over your costs and your content and lets you decide how and when to deliver content. High-performance content delivery is key to your business and to your customers' user experience. Learn how you can take content delivery into your own hands with the Varnish DIY CDN solution and why you should want to.

Download now to learn:

  • The evolution of the Content Delivery Network
  • The changing content delivery landscape
  • How to decide if building your own CDN is right for you
  • What you need in order to build your own hybrid or private CDN

E-Book: Guide to Online Security During Unstable Times

by Varnish SoftwareOct 21, 2020

The global pandemic has created new challenges in digital security and made vulnerabilities ripe for exploitation. Security is not task-oriented or "one and done". It's ongoing, as threats are pervasive, with new vulnerabilities and attack vectors popping up every day.

Find out what measures you can take to keep your website, content delivery and data safe.

Download now to learn:

  • Protecting valuable data is essential financially and reputationally
  • Availability and uptime translate to revenue and user satisfaction
  • Safeguarding security and privacy form part of the foundation on which your business is built
  • Understand threat vectors
  • Security for cloud, mobile, IoT

Whitepaper: Content Delivery Trends and Insights

by Varnish SoftwareSep 17, 2020

Varnish Software conducuted a survey of 600+ technology leaders from across several major industries to gain insight into current content delivery network (CDN) use and CDN strategies.

Download the report to find out what they say about:
• How CDNs are being used and deployed today
• How future CDN development and use is shaping up
• How a hybrid/multi-CDN approach fits into businesses' content delivery strategies

Whitepaper: Is Poor Site Performance Costing You?

by Varnish SoftwareSep 17, 2020

Consumers cite slow and poor web performance as the key reason they abandon websites. As online business continues to grow and lead visibility and revenue, this is no time to play around and take big risks.

In this white paper, you will learn more about

• Potential causes, costs and risks of running a website that is not performing optimally
• How a supported, enterprise version of web performance software can help you maintain and capitalize on the promise of scalable, highly available, fast website and services

Whitepaper: 7 Steps to Anywhere, Anytime Education: Content Delivery in Academia

by Varnish SoftwareSep 17, 2020

Major pushes toward enabling ubiquitous, anywhere-anytime education were already underway before the current Covid-19-driven lockdown, closing down schools at all educational levels, but now virtual education has become a must to ensure that education continues in the face of crises.

Download this eBook now to learn more about:

• How to manage security and privacy in online education
• Access control and implementing single sign-on technologies
• The multifaceted challenges of enabling optimal performance, especially with video

Whitepaper: Tackling the Challenges of HTTP Streaming Delivery and Performance

by Varnish SoftwareSep 17, 2020

Streaming is unpredictable - learn how to tame and control your streaming.

How do you stream content seamlessly when end-users expect to navigate to their content of choice and push play for an immediate smooth streaming experience?

Download this e-book to get a detailed overview of:
• The streaming landscape
• The challenges of streaming
• Live vs OTT streaming
• Stream reliability / flow
• Resilience
• Origin shield and backend protection
• Scalability
• Cache and CDN integration