Posts By: Martin Bonica

Keeping Fast and Reliable with AWS CloudFront and Application Load Balancer

In early 2020, Custom Ink implemented an AWS Application Load Balancer in front of and decommissioned a set of EC2 instances running an open-source HTTP accelerator called Varnish. This transition was the latest step in our long journey to make faster, more reliable, and easier to maintain. Read on to see how we used caching and load balancing to make our website more scalable and less complicated, and how we eventually got to use Amazon Web Services' managed...

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