By Topic

A Study on Improving Web Cache Server Performance Using Delayed Caching

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
Daesung Lee ; Ind. Security Dept., Kyonggi Univ., Suwon, South Korea ; Kim, K.J.

As the number of Internet users increase explosively, the delay in network response time is also increasing. An economic and efficient solution for this problem is web caching. But the use of a cache server can cause another bottleneck because of the concentration of requests at the cache server. Many studies on improving cache server performance have been suggested, but existing studies have focused on load balancing and/or caching capacity, not directly on improving the throughput of a single cache server. In this paper, we analyze the causes of cache server bottleneck, and propose the delayed caching mechanism as a solution. We use delayed caching in order to improve system reliability and provide a quick service to users' service requests. The proposed cache server is implemented through a modification of the SQUID cache server, and we compare its performance with the original SQUID cache server.

Published in:

Information Science and Applications (ICISA), 2010 International Conference on

Date of Conference:

21-23 April 2010