Archive for the ‘General’ Category

Introducing Custom Templates: WP Super Cache

Wednesday, June 5th, 2013

LiteSpeed Web Server has a lot of settings. It’s true. We know. These settings are helpful to tweak and fine tune your server. But sometimes, when you’re just getting started with a new environment, feature, or application, all those settings can be overwhelming. That is why we are introducing custom virtual host templates. These templates give you virtual hosts ready to perform different functions or use with different applications. You can still customize and tune different parts of the setup if you want, but these templates will give you a workable LSWS for your particular function in just a few quick and easy steps. (more…)

We’d Like to Meet You in Austin

Monday, June 3rd, 2013

HostingCon is coming (June 17-19). We’ll be there and we’d love to meet you. (more…)

4.2.3 Is Now Stable, But You Can Still Download Old Versions If You Really Want

Friday, May 31st, 2013

Thank you to the advance guard who tried out 4.2.3 in the first week. We are now happy to announce that 4.2.3 is stable and we are adding it to our AutoUpdater. You should have gotten an email asking you to update. (more…)

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…)