Posts by John Graham-Cumming

Welcoming Sir Tim Berners-Lee to the CloudFlare Internet Summit

Published on by John Graham-Cumming.

This Thursday, September 15, we are holding our second Internet Summit at our offices in San Francisco. We have a fascinating lineup of speakers covering policy, technology, privacy, and business. We are very pleased to announce that Sir Tim Berners-Lee will be our special guest in a fireside chat session.

Evenly Distributed Future

Published on by John Graham-Cumming.

Traveling back and forth between the UK and US I often find myself answering the question “What does CloudFlare do?”. That question gets posed by USCIS on arrival and I’ve honed a short and accurate answer: “CloudFlare protects web sites from hackers, makes web sites faster and ensures they

The Cuban CDN

Published on by John Graham-Cumming.

On a recent trip to Cuba I brought with me a smartphone and hoped to get Internet access either via WiFi or 3G. I managed that (at a price) but also saw for myself how Cubans get access to an alternate Internet delivered by sneakernet. Cuba is currently poorly served