Coat Your Website with Varnish

Varnish is a reverse proxy cache that can significantly speed up your Drupal website. In this talk, we'll dive deep into the theory of how to use Varnish and also go through a hands-on demonstration of how to write VCL (Varnish Configuration Language) and see Varnish in action.

A presentation given on the subject from the NYC Drupal meetup is available at This session will include hands-on demonstration with example VCL to show Varnish in action.

Varnish is just one component of high-performance hosting stack.