Configure Lesti::FPC

Lesti::FPC is a FPC Full Page Caching module you can use to speed up the frontend of your shop. More information about the internals of the module can be found on the website of the developer of the module, Gordon Lesti. A tutorial on how it works is available on the page “How does Lesti::FPC […]

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Configure Redis in Magento 1

Redis is a caching method which can increase the speed of the backend and frontend of your shop. On Hypernode every customer has access to Redis cache, starting from 64 MB, depending on the plan. This article will explain how to configure Redis on your Magento 1 shop on Hypernode and how to work with […]

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Configure Redis in Magento 2

Redis is a caching method which can increase the speed of the backend and frontend of your shop. On Hypernode every customer has access to Redis cache, starting from 64 MB, depending on the plan. This article will explain how to configure Redis on your Magento 2 shop on Hypernode and how to work with […]

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How to flush your caches

When making adjustments to Magento’s configuration, e.g. installing or updating extensions or the Magento installation itself, it is often required to flush the caches. As Magento is a resource hungry beast, there are several caches in use to temporarily store data to speed up the webshop. To make life easier, this article contains a collection […]

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Magento Cache management

Using caches improves the speed of your shop. We recommend using all the Magento caches available for your Magento installation for optimal results. This article explains more about Magento cache management. Cache settings We recommend you to activate all cache settings for an optimal result. Activating the cache settings can be done in the backend […]

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My Magento shop using Varnish is not caching pages over SSL

We have seen a few cases where Magento 1 in combination with Turpentine does not cache pages served over SSL. We have not yet been able to find the actual cause, but all cases had in common that the HTTP_X_FORWARDED_FOR header was not set in the PHP environment, causing Magento to redirect all traffic back […]

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Using Cloudflare on Hypernode

To get started with Cloudflare on your Hypernode create an account at Cloudflare and change the nameservers of your domain to the Cloudflare nameservers. Hypernodes are fully configured and support Cloudflare out of the box. Why use Cloudflare Cloudflare uses multiple datacenters across the world to ensure their point of presence is always close to […]

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Varnish on Magento 1

Customers with Hypernode Professional and Excellence plans can use Varnish to boost their Magento shop. To manage and configure Varnish for Magento 1.x you’ll need Turpentine. This article explains how you can configure Varnish for your Hypernode. Do you have a Magento 2 shop, please check this article. Although Varnish is extremely awesome when it […]

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Varnish on Magento 2

Customers with Hypernode Professional and Excellence plans can use Varnish to boost their Magento shop. This article explains how you can configure Varnish for your Hypernode. Do you have a Magento 1 shop, please check this article. Although Varnish is extremely awesome when it get’s to speeding up websites, Varnish is a complex technique that […]

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Warm your full page cache for LestiFPC or Varnish

To speed up your Magento 1 shop, it is recommended to pre-warm your full page cache. This will make sure the pages are fast for all visitors. There are several tools to do this using the sitemap.xml. In this article we describe a few of them. Warm your caches using the Hypernode performance Magerun plugin […]

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