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Re: PROXY Servers

From: Kyle Dent <kdent@seaglass.com>
Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2002 09:18:40 -0500 (EST)
To: "Monereau, Alex" <Alex.Monereau@moodys.com>
Cc: "'http-wg@cuckoo.hpl.hp.com'" <http-wg@cuckoo.hpl.hp.com>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.33.0202110916020.2392-100000@scallop.seaglass.com>

The February issue of SysAdmin Magazine has an article on this very topic.  
"How Web Cache Proxies Do and Dont Save on Internet Costs". I think the
author makes some questionable assumptions about saving productive time,
but it might help you out.

Kyle Dent
<kdent@seaglass.com>


On Mon, 11 Feb 2002, Monereau, Alex wrote:

> Does anyone know on how to measure the effectiveness of using a Cache Proxy
> Server. For example, bandwidth saved, response time relating to loading a
> page via the Internet using a the caching server as oppose to not using the
> caching server.
> 
> I need to prove to management that they spent their money wisely by
> incorporating a proxy server within environment. 
> 
Received on Wednesday, 13 February 2002 19:02:39 EST

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