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 “Caching”.
  3. Click on “Activate Redis”. Do you not see the button? Then you must first order caching.
  4. Choose a strong password consisting of at least 8 characters and click on “Activate Redis”.
  5. Redis has been activated. You will now 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 “Caching”.
  3. Click on “Activate Varnish”. Do you not see the button? Then you must first order caching.
  4. Check or deselect the desired settings for A-records and temporary bypass and click on “Activate Varnish”. Is your domain name registered with Combell? Then we recommend checking both options.
  5. Varnish has been activated. You now see an overview of all the data you need to use Varnish in your website.
  6. 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 “Caching”.
  3. Click on “Activate Memcached”. Do you not see the button? Then you must order caching first.
  4. 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 “Caching”.
  3. Click on “Activate RAM disk” in the “Ramdisk” tab. Do you not see the button? Then you don’t have a package with Ramdisk. In that case, upgrade to a larger package.
  4. Enter a label and a folder name. This must already be created on your hosting package.
  5. Click on “Activate RAM disk” to confirm. Use these manuals to connect or use our manuals for your CMS.
Updated on 8 March 2020

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