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By Chris Ueland

2015 ScaleScale Year in Review


Thank you for a great year! To wrap-up the year, we’ve created a round up of our top 5 most visited articles of 2015. It’s been a great year and we have a lot more of the good stuff coming this 2016.

–Chris / ScaleScale / MaxCDN

Top 5 Articles of 2015:

The Stack Behind Netflix Scaling

As we research and dig deeper into scaling, we keep running into Netflix. They are very public with their stories. This post is a round up that we put together with Bryan’s help. We collected info from all over the internet. If you’d like to reach out with more info, we’ll append this post. Otherwise, […] Read more

Rolling Your Own CDN – Build A 3 Continent CDN For $25 In 1 Hour

For a fun weekend project, we decided to roll our own CDN using Go GeoDNS, DigitalOcean, Docker and Nginx. Read more

Global Routing with Anycasted DNS. Teardown: NSONE

NSONE is a modern DNS and traffic management platform. At the end of the day, our job is to get your eyeballs to the right place. Read more

How we Built an Infinitely Scalable Malware Detector

Background At MaxCDN, we had a Hackathon for our new Analytics Platform (MaxCDN Insights v2.0) which is trickling out. We built this platform in partnership using the commercial product from VoltDB. I decided to participate in the Hackathon and wanted to scan popular outgoing files from the MaxCDN network for malware. Hackathon Hackathon for the […] Read more

Announcing Our New “Tips” Section

We’re happy to announce that we have created a new “tips” section. Right now you can find 232 articles related to Nginx. This includes tutorials, tips and news. The content has been integrated from Esteban Borges’s We have a lot of plans for the “tips” section and will be continuing to post useful information […] Read more


Chris Ueland

Wanting to call out all the good stuff when it comes to scaling, Chris Ueland created this blog, ScaleScale.