Archive for the ‘General’ Category

Release-Dedicated Twitter Accounts

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

We’ve established two new Twitter accounts — @lswsrelease and @openlswsrelease — for those of you who only want to be contacted when there’s a new release. This will be a streamlined way to keep up with your LiteSpeed software updates and not get distracted. (Because the point of Twitter is to not get distracted, right?)

4.2.3 Is Here

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

LiteSpeed Web Server version 4.2.3 brings in some simple, but long-requested features.

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OpenLiteSpeed Reactions (Part 1)

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

As promised, today we’re going to review and respond to some users’ reactions to OpenLiteSpeed. (more…)

Announcing the Release of OpenLiteSpeed

Wednesday, May 8th, 2013

We are very happy to announce the release of OpenLiteSpeed 1.0, a new, open source version of LiteSpeed Web Server. That’s right: LiteSpeed is going open source. (more…)

Concurrent Connections Demystified

Friday, April 26th, 2013

One of the most common questions we get goes something like this: “I have a forum with 3,000 users and the VPS license says it has a limit of 500 concurrent connections. That’s not enough for me, right?” Actually, 50 concurrent connections is probably enough for you. This misconception stems from a misunderstanding as to what a concurrent connection is. In this post, I will try to address this misunderstanding.  (more…)

A Message from Our Friends at InterServer

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013

InterServer recently posted a piece on their blog detailing our long history together. (more…)

So Many Licenses… Which One Is Right For Me?

Friday, March 29th, 2013

We get a lot of questions about licenses, especially which license is best for a particular customer. I want to take a moment to answer some of the most frequent questions/misunderstandings about LiteSpeed licenses: (more…)

We Update Constantly (or Why Our Build Numbers Are Only Three Digits)

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

Often times, when you have a problem with LSWS, one of our staff will suggest that you update to the latest version of the web server. “But I am using the latest version,” you say. “No,” the staff member says, “we updated it yesterday.”

This is something we get asked about quite often: Why don’t we add another digit to distinguish between builds whenever we update LSWS? The reason is that we update it so often — and for so many configuration-specific bugs — that for you, the user, to try to keep up with these updates is an exercise in futility. (more…)

New Faces and a New Base

Monday, March 18th, 2013

We’re not sure if you’ve noticed, but LiteSpeed has been expanding. (more…)

Announcing the Release of Ultra VPS License

Thursday, March 7th, 2013

Because Ultra Is Better

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