Setting up Varnish as Full Page Cache for Magento 2


by Danila Vershinin, September 7, 2022

Set up Varnish Full Page Cache for your Magento 2 store in a few easy steps, and nearly without downtime. Understanding NGINX sandwich setup

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Magento 2: Distributing cache purge requests over multiple Varnish instances


by Danila Vershinin, August 24, 2022

Speeding up Magento 2 admin when multiple Varnish instances are being used, by distributing HTTP purge requests via NGINX mirror module

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Planning to use AWS? I beg to reconsider!


by Danila Vershinin, August 19, 2022

If you’re running a Magento or WordPress website, please don’t use AWS, and please don’t work with people who suggest to use it.

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SwissUpLabs themes and plugins for Magento 2? Stay away


by Danila Vershinin, November 2, 2019

Slow Magento 2 website? Check if you run the Argento theme by Swissup Labs and get rid of it.

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Faster Web Server Stack Powered by Unix Sockets and PROXY protocol


by Danila Vershinin, May 15, 2019

How to leverage UDS and PROXY protocol in your single server web stack

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How to install vmod-xcounter for Varnish 6.0 LTS


by Danila Vershinin, January 9, 2019

Install and use vmod-counter with Varnish 6.0 LTS in CentOS/RHEL 7

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Varnish GeoIP


by Danila Vershinin, January 5, 2019

Varnish can be extended with more features by loading extra VMODs. GeoIP? There are VMODs for that, too.

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Monitor Varnish like a PRO in CentOS 7


by Danila Vershinin, September 12, 2018

Add a bit of monitoring to your Varnish

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Implementing grace mode in Varnish 5.2


by Danila Vershinin, February 6, 2018

Here’s how you can implement Varnish grace mode with Varnish 5.2 and have it work for purged objects too.

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Confirming Varnish cache status for a page


by Danila Vershinin, January 20, 2018

Easily check whether a particular page was cached with Varnish.

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