How an origin shield can save you in an outage

Understanding how an origin shield protects you in outage situations

“There is little we can do about it. But this outage went on for longer, so we started to explore other approaches. One group of engineers focused on what was going on, and another team thought about what we could do if we needed to move away from” the commercial CDN.

How does the origin shield work in an outage situation?

Start small: Add origin shielding to your setup



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