Saturday, April 1, 2017 -
2:00pm to 2:45pm

Session video

Maximize the advantages of caching and ensure your Drupal 8 websites are performant. Get the technical information you need to handle caching in Drupal 8 now.

Caching is arguably one of the most important aspects of developing a high-performance, enterprise Drupal 8 website.

In this fast-paced, information-filled session you’ll quickly get solid details on caching, why it is important, what it does and how to employ it, including:

  • Caching Concepts
  • Caching Basics
  • Drupal performance settings
  • Drupal caching modules
  • D8 caching primer
  • Varnish .vcl
  • HTTP Cache headers
  • Surrogate Keys
  • Cookies and Caching
  • HTTP/2
  • Caching API call results
  • Browser and Proxy caching
  • Other technologies to use in tandem with caching: CDN, AJAX, ESI, Cron

When this presentation is complete the developer will have the knowledge to handle caching for Drupal 8.

Aimed at busy, intermediate and advanced Drupal developers, this session offers developer-centric, real-world caching information and techniques for Drupal 8 with tips and information you can put to immediate use and boost your website performance.