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February 8

The new rules for web app and API security

Nearly everything we know about building web applications and APIs has changed in the last few decades. So why hasn't security? We argue it's time for a new approach to web app and API…

January 26

More than Bernie memes: what we saw during Inauguration Day

The inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris was unique for many reasons, not the least of which was the lack of crowds due to the COVID-19 pandemic and increased…

January 6

Improving network availability with Precision Path

Fastly introduces Precision Path to address short-lived network congestion issues, for improved protection from transient provider issues for origin server requests, and a more robust…

December 30

Ending on a high note: exceptional stories of digital innovation from 2020

Developers and builders around the world stepped up to meet the moment in a variety of ways in 2020. We’re humbled to be both a witness and enabler for how they supported their organizations…

December 16

Our product vision for 2021 and beyond: build for tomorrow, now

We want to help you build the best user experiences confidently, securely, and quickly in the face of any challenge — and our 2021 product vision is designed with this in mind. Let’s dig in…

December 7

Serving truly dynamic content with a modern CDN and edge-first delivery

Using a powerful, modern CDN that provides instant cache invalidation and real-time analytics allows for edge-first application architectures that improve personalization, performance, and…

November 11

The power of serverless, 72 times over

Serverless technology has been making developers’ lives easier for years, but those benefits had yet to extend to end users. This is the true promise of edge serverless — enabling developers…

October 28

CLI functionality, Terraform API support, and new language support: Compute@Edge brings the promise of serverless another step closer

Now running production traffic, Compute@Edge takes a leap forward in delivering on the promise of highly performant, secure, and globally distributed serverless computing with the…

October 26

How Compute@Edge is tackling the most frustrating aspects of serverless

Serverless solutions are good news for developers, but they can cause plenty of headaches, including cold starts, regional latency, and a lack of observability. Compute@Edge, Fastly’s…

October 1

Today Signal Sciences and Fastly join forces. And our customers are our first priority.

Today, Fastly completed the acquisition of Signal Sciences and took a giant step forward toward our vision of modern, unified web application and API security. We will call on our shared…

September 30

BuzzFeed uses new Fastly feature to optimize gif-heavy content

Fastly’s new Image Optimizer feature converts animated gifs to MP4 videos for a faster load time, smoother experience, and significant savings on end-users’ bandwidth. In fact, the new…

August 27

Security at Scale: Fastly announces intent to acquire Signal Sciences, the web application and API protection solution

Security has always been a part of Fastly’s DNA, not just within products, but in our vision of trust and safety as a modern platform. Today, we are pleased to announce that we have…

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