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Squid Cache

Squid is used as a front end for many OpenSkills.org services. In this role, it is known as a reverse proxy.

Information about reverse proxies using Squid:

NGO Geeks guide | VISolve White Paper | Squid-Cache FAQ | Linux Magazine article

And if we were rich, we might have a MARA Systems box to do the job.

Being Cache Frieldly

No matter what caching software is being used, it is important that the web service is returning valid and safe results. This mostly means that the cache related headers must be correctly set. Failure to do this can lead to data corruption, the wrong data being presented and security issues. So, for any web application, make sure that you are Being Cache Friendly!


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