Faster and more efficient network protocol with use of multiplexing.LEARN MORE
With CloudLinux, your site comes hosted in its own isolated, lightweight virtual environment so your site runs at peak performance even if another site you're sharing a server with has a traffic spike.LEARN MORE
With Edge Side Includes (ESI), you no longer have to designate an entire page as non-cacheable just because one portion cannot be cached. Instead, easily designate portions of your page to be cached (or not cached).LEARN MORE
HTTP/2 provides significantly faster page load times than HTTP because of its ability to deliver more HTTP requests at once. HTTP2 is based on Google's SPDY project and actually marks the first major HTTP update since 1999!LEARN MORE
WebSockets create a two-way interaction between a browser and a website possible for a realtime web experience. It is the ideal solution for developing live content and realtime games.LEARN MORE
SPDY is a Google developed protocol designed to deliver website content both faster and more securely. While SPDY is available with your A2 Hosting account, Google has announced SPDY will be replaced by HTTP/2.LEARN MORE
CloudFlare is a content delivery network that protects and accelerates websites. It automatically optimizes the delivery of your page so your site loads quickly.LEARN MORE
APC is a PHP accelerator short for Alternative PHP Cache. APC caches the PHP bytecode compiler output in shared memory, reducing parsing and disk I/O overhead for future requests.LEARN MORE
HHVM is a virtual machine designed to increase the performance of programs written in PHP and Hack. It increases performance while maintaining PHP development flexibility.LEARN MORE
Memcached is a solution for increasing the speed of your MySQL databases by keeping your most important data in memory allowing for quicker retrieval.LEARN MORE
A2 Hosting was one of the first hosts to offer Solid State Drive (SSD) Hosting. Sites hosted on our SSDs load up to 300% faster compared to traditional hosting services.LEARN MORE
Anycast DNS increases performance when your site is visited by offering quicker response times, lowering latency and increasing redundancy.LEARN MORE
Memcache is a PHP module offering a useful object oriented and procedural interface for memcache. While commonly confused for each other, memcached is actually the caching solution designed for dynamic sites and applications.LEARN MORE
XCache is a high performance PHP opcode cacher. XCache will speed up access to your database and your page load speed.LEARN MORE
QUIC is an abbreviation for Quick UDP Internet Connections, the speed-enhanced alternative to TCP. QUIC lowers latency by creating multiplexed connections between communicating computers, unlike TCP which requires multiple trips to display a website.LEARN MORE
Varnish is an HTTP accelerator designed for speeding up higher traffic, dynamic web sites. Varnish can speed up site delivery by a factor of 300-1000 times dependant on your site's architecture.LEARN MORE
LiteSpeed is a drop-in, speed enhanced web server alternative to Apache. A2 Hosting customers hosting on our LiteSpeed servers experience up to 20X faster page loads compared to competing hosting solutions.LEARN MORE
Delivers superior performance and lowers page load speed for your WordPress site. Offers lower overhead and provides more efficient caching compared to competing solutions.LEARN MORE
Your Managed WordPress account includes free Jetpack! Get enhanced security, speed, backups and more for your WordPress site.LEARN MORE
We take the guesswork out of how to get the best performance and most secure settings for your site with our pre-cofigured A2 Optimized WordPress setup.LEARN MORE
Powerful full page caching solution for faster Magento page speeds.LEARN MORE
HTTP/3 is the new web standard providing faster and more reliable connections for websites and APIs.LEARN MORE
Squid is a caching proxy that supports FTP, HTTPS and more. Squid Cache helps lower bandwidth usage and enhance response times.LEARN MORE
EWWW is an image optimization solution that can increase the performance of your website. EWWW automatically formats your images to perform well on your site.LEARN MORE
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