Getting Started With SPDY on Nginx

SPDY is a fancy new way to do HTTP, pioneered by Google. Pretty much all modern browsers support it now, except for of course, IE. If you have SSL enabled and are using nginx, they you are pretty close to running your sites with SPDY. What how easy it is! Step 1: Get a version of nginx with spdy enabled. Ubuntu Get some packages. The Ubuntu packages have “–with-http_spdy_module” compiled, so you can install them with no problem: