We’d Like to Meet You in Austin

June 3rd, 2013 by Michael

HostingCon is coming (June 17-19). We’ll be there and we’d love to meet you. Read the rest of this entry »

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

May 31st, 2013 by Michael

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. Read the rest of this entry »

Release-Dedicated Twitter Accounts

May 29th, 2013 by Michael

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?)

PHP LSAPI 6.2 Is Out, Too

May 23rd, 2013 by Michael

PHP LSAPI 6.2′s new features should lead to improved memory usage. Read the rest of this entry »

4.2.3 Is Here

May 22nd, 2013 by Michael

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

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OpenLiteSpeed Reactions (Part 1)

May 14th, 2013 by Michael

As promised, today we’re going to review and respond to some users’ reactions to OpenLiteSpeed. Read the rest of this entry »

Announcing the Release of OpenLiteSpeed

May 8th, 2013 by Michael

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. Read the rest of this entry »

Concurrent Connections Demystified

April 26th, 2013 by Michael

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.  Read the rest of this entry »

Setting Up Multiple PHP Versions

April 19th, 2013 by Michael

Here at LiteSpeed, we are in the midst of a major overhaul of our documentation. It’s a lot of hard work — like carving granite with tweezers — but we don’t want to make you wait till it’s finished to get some of the benefits. So, on the blog, we will be sharing tips about how you can make LSWS run better for you. Today’s post is an overview of setting up multiple PHP versions when you use a control panel (though it will work if you don’t use a control panel as well). Read the rest of this entry »

A Message from Our Friends at InterServer

April 10th, 2013 by Michael

InterServer recently posted a piece on their blog detailing our long history together. Read the rest of this entry »