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Hongli Lai

Passenger 6 adds generic language support

Hongli Lai: A million apps isn’t cool. You know what is cool? A billion apps! Per overwhelming request from language communities Passenger didn’t previously cater to, we introduce generic language support in Passenger 6. Launching in 3, 2, 1… Passenger began as a Ruby application server, eventually adding support for Node.js, Python, and Meteor apps. Congrats to the relentless team at Phusion for bringing their much-beloved server to even more developer runtimes!


Nuster Cache Server

Nuster – a high performance caching proxy server based on HAProxy

It is 100% compatible with HAProxy, and takes full advantage of the ACL functionality of HAProxy to provide fine-grained caching policy based on the content of request, response or server status. The feature list is long. Click through to see ’em all. Nuster is very fast, some test shows nuster is almost three times faster than nginx when both using single core, and nearly two times faster than nginx and three times faster than varnish when using all cores. Here’s a detailed benchmark backing up these claims.

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