The digital transformation is driving a relentless growth of the data center industry. The main limiting factor is the availability of affordable power. Data center operators want cheap electricity. Their other stock holders want it green.
Are you ready for a better security with no performance penalty? Are you ready for a performance bump that can take you places in search engine land? In other words: now that HTTP/2 reached production-grade maturity, nothing should hold you back.
The IoT revolution will make sure that only the paranoid survive.
When setting up https on an existing server, you need to provide a redirect for all those visitors arriving via http backlinks. Here is how to do this.
[Updated 2018-06-10] This post explains how to set up robust security headers in NGINX to protect your web application from malicious payloads and other forms of attacks. Choose your HTTP(S) headers wisely.
In the age of cyber warfare, being paranoid is the only reasonable attitude and that means, among other things, being paranoid about software updates.