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How experimentation accelerates digital transformation

Experimentation goes beyond launching new features, to embodying a shift in technology, processes, and attitude. Learn how Reddit and The New York Times embraced experimentation to exceed their goals and continue their digital evolution.

Unicode in VCL

There’s more to life than just the Latin alphabet. Because we’re a global platform with humans using all kinds of writing systems, recently we added the ability to write synthetic responses — e.g. a web…

How to increase responsiveness and drive digital transformation

The ability to get real-time data for your site or app, respond quickly, and see your changes reflected in real-time is crucial for businesses today. See the ways in which companies like HotelTonight and Gannett/USA…

Did you see that? Monitoring vs observability

You monitor distributed systems and log data, but what good does it do if you can’t observe an actual problem when there is an issue? The reality is, you’re drowning in log data and monitoring…

Compliance at the Edge: Fastly delivers SOC 2 Type 2 for entire platform

At Fastly, we recognize that our edge cloud platform is an extension of your critical infrastructure and data flows. That means you may rightfully have questions about how we protect the data you share with…

Observability: Embracing the messiness of distributed systems

In this fireside chat, CEO and founder of Honeycomb Charity Majors spoke with Fastly VP of Data Governance, Lisa Phillips. They discussed embracing messiness, enabling customers to fix their own problems, and the power of…

Why performance is key to digital transformation

In the previous post in this series, we explored how leading organizations are staying ahead of the digital transformation curve. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at performance, a key component of successful…

More ownership, more control: announcing our new logging endpoints

Every business needs the ability to see how their site is doing, and troubleshoot any issues that may arise. Our real-time logging enables just that, so you can easily view your traffic, understand your site…

Accelerate your digital transformation

Digital transformation is one of the most-discussed topics at executive events — but what does it really mean for businesses? We’ll explore the right framework for businesses of all kinds to think through digital transformation,…

Altitude SF: Tales of scale, video insights, and making the internet better for everyone

1.4 billion active monthly users, 10 billion requests per day, and 5.2 TB per second peak traffic — these are some of the staggering numbers we heard about at our 7th Altitude conference where customers,…

Trust at scale: Introducing Platform TLS and Subscriber Provided Prefix

Today we’re announcing two new offerings on the Fastly platform: Platform TLS and Subscriber Provided Prefix. Both empower companies to provide fast, secure web experiences to their customers and end-users, while reducing the workload on…

Testing HTTP freshness in CDNs

CDNs all use HTTP caching to optimize performance, but sometimes different CDNs do it in slightly different ways and that can make things more complicated for our customers. This blog post makes a case for…