Varnish subscribers seeking expedited assistance to their request now have the option to push their request up in the queue for immediate assistance for fixed cost.
Varnishtuner.py is a script you can run on your server to get advice on what you could possibly change to make your Varnish caching more efficient. The script is available for download.
Instead of increasing your hardware fleet to several folds your current needed capacity for the sole purpose of absorbing search engine traffic, you can leverage a dirt-cheap high-density RAM server to cache as much of your content on a separate server where all bot traffic will be “trapped.”
This new release is sporting new features and several bug fixes. Notably the Always Up feature. cPanel’s webmail and WHM redirection and/or proxying has been fixed. cPanel’s new Paper Lanter theme has been implemented. Varnish has been upgraded to the latest.