October 08, 2015 10:10AM
Doubling the speed of jpegtran with SIMD
It is no secret that at CloudFlare we put a great effort into accelerating our customers' websites. One way to do it is to reduce the size of the images on the website. This is what our Polish product is for....
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September 01, 2015 5:04PM
Simple Helix chooses CloudFlare to ignite white-hot Magento performance
Speed & Reliability
Some months ago, we made a big bet on partnering with CloudFlare for performance improvements and website security for our Magento hosting customers. Customer experience is core to our business and relying on another company is a major deal....
July 08, 2015 1:28PM
Fighting Cancer: The Unexpected Benefit Of Open Sourcing Our Code
Recently I was contacted by Dr. Igor Kozin from The Institute of Cancer Research in London. He asked about the optimal way to compile CloudFlare's open source fork of zlib....
March 30, 2015 9:21AM
Improving compression with a preset DEFLATE dictionary
Speed & Reliability
A few years ago Google made a proposal for a new HTTP compression method, called SDCH (SanDwiCH). The idea behind the method is to create a dictionary of long strings that appear throughout many pages of the same domain (or popular search results)....
August 06, 2014 2:00PM
Google Now Factoring HTTPS Support Into Ranking; CloudFlare On Track to Make it Free and Easy
As of today, there are only about 2 million websites that support HTTPS. That's a shamefully low number. Two things are about to happen that we at CloudFlare are hopeful will begin to change that and make everyone love locks (at least on the web!)....
January 06, 2014 7:00AM
Welcome 1&1 Internet, CloudFlare’s Newest Optimized Partner!
On a rainy day back in March 2013, a small team from CloudFlare found ourselves bonding over a beer and a schnitzel in Karlsruhe, Germany — the home of 1&1 Internet. 1&1 is one of the leading hosting companies in the world, the second largest shared host by number of customers....