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Squid Proxy Server: Tips and Tricks

Mar 17, 2011, 15:37 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Kulbir Saini)

[ Thanks to Naheed for this link. ]

"Squid proxy server enables you to cache your web content and return it quickly on subsequent requests. System administrators often struggle with delays and too much bandwidth being used, but Squid solves these problems by handling requests locally. By deploying Squid in accelerator mode, requests are handled faster than on normal web servers, thus making your site perform quicker than everyone else's!

"Applying proxy servers to large networks can be a lot of work as you have to decide where to place restrictions and who to grant access. This article will provide you with some tips and tricks on Squid Proxy server to enhance the performance of your network."

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