Pouring Cache Flavored Candy

Posted: March 16th, 2010

Sometimes visualizing how cache works can be difficult for some, here’s an illustration that may help. Cache Control : The Hourglass Illustration For this illustration you will need to visualize the path from your server to your client’s computer via the internet as a large hourglass. Data needs to be sent back & forth through […]

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What is Cache Control?

Posted: November 16th, 2009

What is Cache Control? Cache control is not to be confused directly with caching itself, which is generally a special high-speed storage mechanism that can be either a reserved section of main memory or an independent high-speed storage device. Cache control is also different from caching in ASP.NET or PHP Web development technologies that focus […]

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Spend Your Cache Wisely

Posted: November 16th, 2009

Spend Your Cache Wisely Understanding Caching and Cache Control Cache, not to be confused with “cash”, isn’t something to be spent down at the local market or every time someone loads your page for that matter. Effective cache control involves managing the freshness and frequency of your page loads. The basic idea behind caching is […]

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