Varnish video demo

The result of Varnish demonstrated: your website immediately faster!

  • 14 December 2021
  • Reading time: 2 min

Caching is the ultimate dream for those who want a lightning fast website. And we are happy to prove that with a demonstration!


What is caching and how does it work?

  • 2 September 2021
  • Reading time: 7 min

To make your website fast, you can program it properly. But if you want it to be really fast, you should use caching. What is caching? We will be happy to explain it to you!

Lightning fast websites with caching

Make your website lightning fast using caching

  • 25 September 2018
  • Reading time: 5 min

Thijs Feryn explains why caching can make your websites faster, how that happens and which tools are available.  Which factors influence the speed of your website? Fast websites are a...

How does your server location influence the SEO of your website?

  • 11 July 2018
  • Reading time: 3 min

Does Google take the location of the servers of your web hosting into account? And if so, which location is the most suitable? And is hosting in Belgium a plus...

8 tips for a faster Drupal website

8 tips for a faster Drupal website

  • 24 April 2017
  • Reading time: 4 min

As with other Content Management Systems, the speed at which your Drupal website loads depends on different factors that you can actually control. But what exactly should you consider? Thanks...

wordpress scaling

Thijs Feryn about WordPress scaling

  • 27 October 2016
  • Reading time: < 1 min

WordPress remains the world’s most popular Content Management System – it powers more than 27% of large and small websites, and this percentage continues to rise. Therefore, the WordPress community...

How does varnish work

Boost your website’s performance using Varnish

  • 23 March 2016
  • Reading time: 3 min

Lees in het Nederlands - Lisez en français What is Varnish? And why is Thijs Feryn so amazed by it? Here is a brief description of what the tool does,...

PROXY protocol support in Varnish

PROXY protocol support in Varnish

  • 5 February 2016
  • Reading time: 2 min

Lees in het Nederlands - Lisez en français A tech talk with Combell tech evangelist Thijs Feryn, about the power of the combination of Varnish & HAProxy. Why an extra...

Nomad PHP with guest speaker evangelist Thijs Feryn

Combell technology evangelist Thijs Feryn confirmed as a guest speaker on Nomad PHP

  • 2 December 2015
  • Reading time: 2 min

Lees in het Nederlands - Lisez en français During his online presentation on Nomad PHP, Thijs will explore various aspects of PHP that go beyond the traditional LAMP environment, which...

Performance hosting new packages

Performance hosting: new powerful all-in-one hosting packages at Combell

  • 28 September 2015
  • Reading time: 3 min

Lees in het Nederlands - Lisez en français After months of laying down the groundwork we can proudly announce that we have launched new and powerful hosting packages called Performance...

Caching options Redis Memcached Varnish

Combell launches caching options on its hosting packages

  • 24 June 2015
  • Reading time: 2 min

Combell keeps its promises and continues to innovate on its Next-Generation hosting platform. Last week, we announced that we were about to use fast SSD storage for all our new...

What is varnish

Lightning-fast sites with Varnish

  • 29 August 2012
  • Reading time: 5 min

During the development phase, the site is really fast, but once it enters the production phase and is open to the public, it stops working correctly. This is the sad...