Stephen is currently the Principal Technical Trainer and Senior Diagnostic Analyst at Keynote Systems. He has been actively been working with, supporting and analyzing data from Internet technologies since 1994.
mod_deflate is the GZIP-encoding function developed for use with the Apache 2.0x family of servers. Stephen shows us how it works – and how it compares with mod_gzip.
Concerned about long load times on your site? How about hosting bandwidth usage? You can take a big bite out of both with mod_gzip, an Apache module that compresses Web pages before sending them to the browser!