Activate caching on your webhosting

Activating caching on the hosting is easy and we have provided manuals for the most popular CMS systems.

Also read: What is caching?

CHOOSE YOUR CACHING

Activate Redis caching

Follow these steps in the control panel:

  1. Go to “My products”> “Web hosting”> Your domain name.
  2. In the menu on the left you choose “Performance & Caching”.
  3. Go to the tab “Caching”
  4. Click on “Activate” next to Redis. Do you not see the button? Then you must first order caching.
  5. Click on “Activate Redis”.
  6. Choose a strong password consisting of at least 8 characters and click on “Activate Redis”.
  7. Redis has been activated. Click on “Return to overview” to see the IP address and port of your Redis cache. Use the Predis library to connect or use our manuals for your CMS.

Activate Varnish caching

Follow these steps in the control panel:

  1. Go to “My products”> “Web hosting”> Your domain name.
  2. In the menu on the left you choose “Performance & Caching”.
  3. Go to the tab “Caching”.
  4. Click on “Activate” next to “Varnish. Do you not see the button? Then you must first order caching.
  5. Check or deselect the desired settings for A-records and temporary bypass and click on “Activate Varnish”. Is your domain name registered with us? Then we recommend checking both options.
  6. Varnish has been activated. You now see an overview of all the data you need to use Varnish in your website.
  7. Click on “Change configuration type” to change the settings.
    The most important choice is the one for the template. If you use WordPress, Magento or Drupal, make sure you choose the corresponding template for maximum performance.

Activate Memcached caching

Follow these steps in the control panel:

  1. Go to “My products”> “Web hosting”> Your domain name.
  2. In the menu on the left you choose “Performance & Caching”.
  3. Go to the tab “Caching”.
  4. Click on “Activate” next to Memcached. Do you not see the button? Then you must order caching first.
  5. Now click on “Activate Memcached”.
  6. Memcached is activated. You will now see the IP address and port of your Memcached cache. Use these manuals to connect or use our manuals for your CMS.

Activate Ramdisk caching

A Ramdisk is a virtual hard drive. Your website can read and write files to this disc much faster. Please note that this disk is volatile, meaning that it is possible that these files may be lost at any time.

Follow these steps in the control panel:

  1. Go to “My products”> “Web hosting”> Your domain name.
  2. In the menu on the left you choose “Performance & Caching”.
  3. Go to the tab “Caching”.
  4. Click on “Activate” next to Ramdisk” Do you not see the button? Then you don’t have a package with Ramdisk. In that case, upgrade to a larger package.
  5. Now click on “Activate RAM-disk”.
  6. Enter a label and a folder name. This must already be created on your hosting package.
  7. Click on “Activate RAM disk” to confirm. Use these manuals to connect or use our manuals for your CMS.
Updated on 13 October 2020

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