Experiment with HTTP/3 using NGINX and quiche
October 17, 2019 3:00PM
Just a few weeks ago we announced the availability on our edge network of HTTP/3, the new revision of HTTP intended to improve security and performance on the Internet. Everyone can now enable HTTP/3 on their Cloudflare zone...
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A Question of Timing
October 17, 2018 1:00PM
Speed & Reliability
When considering website performance, the term TTFB - time to first byte - crops up regularly. Often we see measurements from cURL and Chrome, and this article will show what timings those tools can produce, including time to first byte......
Going Proactive on Security: Driving Encryption Adoption Intelligently
July 24, 2018 6:32PM
It's no secret that Cloudflare operates at a huge scale. Cloudflare provides security and performance to over 9 million websites all around the world, from small businesses and WordPress blogs to Fortune 500 companies. That means one in every 10 web requests goes through our network....
Today, Chrome Takes Another Step Forward in Addressing the Design Flaw That is an Unencrypted Web
July 24, 2018 4:04PM
I still remember my first foray onto the internet as a university student back in the mid 90's. It was a simpler time back then, of course; we weren't doing our personal banking or our tax returns or handling our medical records so encrypting the transport layer wasn't exactly a high priority....
Delivering a Serverless API in 10 minutes using Workers
June 28, 2018 6:40PM
In preparation for Chrome’s Not Secure flag, which will update the indicator to show Not Secure when a site is not accessed over https, we wanted people to be able to test whether their site would pass....