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Varnish Software

February 17, 2016 09:00 ET

Varnish Software Announces Spring 2016 North American Summit Schedule

Summits in San Francisco and New York City Offer Deep Dive on Varnish Software's Products and Open Source Projects, Industry Trends, Ways to Increase Productivity, and Opportunities to Connect With Peers

OSLO, NORWAY and LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM and STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN and PARIS, FRANCE and NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Feb 17, 2016) - Varnish Software, the company behind the HTTP engine Varnish Cache, today announced its Spring 2016 North American "Engineered for Performance" Summit schedule with summits in San Francisco (March 10, 2016 at The Producer's Loft Studio) and in New York City (March 15, 2016 at Bernheim and Schwartz). Registration for both U.S. summits is open at:

Varnish Summit San Francisco
Varnish core developers will share how to get started with Varnish and do a deep dive into their respective areas of expertise with the more advanced audience. A special guest speaker at the San Francisco summit is Jenifer Zinner, a traffic and site reliability engineer at Pinterest. Zinner will describe how Pinterest built a Varnish implementation in the AWS ecosystem and share lessons learned during a migration from Varnish 3 to 4. We will wrap up the summit by giving you a sneak peek into the Varnish brewery and share favorite recipes.

When: Thursday, March 10, 2016, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Where: The Producer's Loft Studio, 2773 Folsom Street, Suite 101, San Francisco, CA 94110
Link: You can register for the Varnish Summit in San Francisco here.

Varnish Summit New York City
In New York, core developers of Varnish Cache will offer sessions from how to get started with Varnish to more technical deep dives on what the product can offer. In addition, Varnish Software CTO and founder Per Buer will do a Q&A with Matt Levine, founder and CTO at CacheFly, a Content Delivery Network (CDN) provider based in Chicago, to discuss how CacheFly used Varnish Plus to gain operational efficiencies. As Varnish Software is known for its passion for beer brewing, we will wrap up the summit by giving our audience a sneak peek into our very own brewery.

When: Tuesday, March 15, 2016, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Where: Bernheim and Schwartz, 2911 Broadway (at 114th St), New York, 10025
Link: You can register for the Varnish Summit in NYC here.

For more details or to register for the Varnish Summits, read and subscribe to our blog. All summit information will be posted there, including speakers and agenda updates for the event. Tickets are limited, so register now for your free pass. You can register here.

About Varnish Software
Varnish Software delivers the world's most widely used HTTP accelerator based on open source. Originally developed in 2006, Varnish has since spread to more than 2.2 million websites worldwide. It is currently used by some of the world's most influential websites such as The New York Times,, Pinterest, The White House, Vimeo and many more. Varnish Software's business model is to provide an enhanced and supported version of Varnish with enterprise features developed for the 10% most advanced users.

Varnish Software has offices in London, New York, Los Angeles, Stockholm, Oslo and Paris. For more information, please visit:

Contact Information

  • For further information please contact:
    Per Buer
    founder & CTO of Varnish Software
    email: Email Contact
    cell: +47 958 39 117