Courage to change things

Published on by John Graham-Cumming.

This was an internal email that I sent to the CloudFlare team about how we are not afraid to throw away old code. We thought it was worth sharing with a wider audience. Date: Thu, 10 Jul 2014 10:24:21 +0100 Subject: Courage to change things From: John Graham-Cumming To: Everyone Folks, At the Q3 planning meeting I started by making some remarks about how much code…

Introducing CFSSL - CloudFlare's PKI toolkit

Published on by Nick Sullivan.

Today we’re proud to introduce CFSSL—our open source toolkit for everything TLS/SSL. CFSSL is used internally by CloudFlare for bundling TLS/SSL certificates chains, and for our internal Certificate Authority infrastructure. We use this tool for all our TLS certificates. Creating a certificate bundle is a common pain point for website operators, and doing it right is important for website security AND speed…

ReplayLastGoal and CloudFlare: Fanning World Cup Flames

Published on by Andrew A. Schafer.

The World Cup is, at once, exhilarating and agonizing, and not just for those lucky souls in Rio or Manaus, folks working from home, or anyone else sitting happily in front of a TV. I’m talking about the quiet victories and silent pains loyal fans everywhere experience week after week at their desks. The muffled “YES!” breathed through your teeth as you check the…