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How Terrarium reframes the compiler and sandbox relationship

Dec 10, 2018  in  Edge, Engineering

Get hands-on with Terrarium, a Fastly project that lets developers harness the power of edge computing in the languages they already use. See how this technology demonstration came to be (and why we’re even using that term), what problems it solves, and where it’s headed.

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Introducing fastly2git: version change visualization

Sales Engineer Léon Brocard created fastly2git, a Git repository for Fastly service changes, making it easy for you to see differences between versions. In this post, Léon discusses how fastly2git works, and how it can…

Thoughts on why speed matters as Fastly hits 1 Tb/second of bandwidth

We launched Fastly in July 2011 with seven employees and a mission to make web experiences faster. Four years later, Fastly has 240 employees (and growing), five offices (including a newly opened office in Denver),...

Introducing our open source app training

Customer Support Engineer Kami Richey built an application for testing Fastly. In this post, she walks you through setting up your own test application and using Fastly’s UI to explore commonly used features first hand….

Five ways to optimize your Drupal site

Neerav Mehta, founder & CEO of Red Crackle, walks us through how to optimize your Drupal site.

Securing online transactions: announcing our plan for TLS 1.0 and 1.1 deprecation

The PCI DSS 3.1 standard has changed. In order to keep you up-to-date and secure online, we’re announcing our plan for TLS 1.0 and 1.1 deprecation.

Q&A: How to use Fastly + Logentries for immediate insight into log data

Read our Q&A with Logentries’ Director of Product Marketing, Matt Kiernan, and learn how to use Fastly + Logentries for immediate insight into log data.

Engineering a more resilient internet

Fastly Director of Security Engineering Maarten Van Horenbeeck shares his experiences of how the security community can protect the “global commons” that the internet has become.

Q&A: How Fastly’s Heroku add-on helps improve developer and customer experiences

In this Q&A, Fastly’s Michael May and Heroku’s Peter Cho discuss the benefits of Fastly’s Heroku add-on and why it’s important for enterprises to focus on both developer and customer experiences.

Announcing Edge Dictionaries: Make faster decisions at the edge

We’re always seeking ways to give our customers more control at the edge. With this in mind, we’re excited to announce Edge Dictionaries, which give you the ability to create readable key/value pairs using our…

Restricting access to content

In this blog post, Vladimir Vuksan outlines three common methods you can use for blocking or limiting access to content with Fastly.

GitHub’s Joe Williams discusses mitigating security threats

At Fastly Altitude 2015, Joe Williams, a computer operator at GitHub, gave a talk on mitigating security threats (like DDoS attacks) with a CDN. This post is an overview of his talk, with full video…

The importance of performance monitoring

Your site’s performance needs to be monitored closely, but once you start your monitoring initiative, you might find yourself drowning in an endless wave of information. This can make it difficult for you to get…