Last Modified: 10.10.2012
Using compression significantly increases page transmission speed from a server to a client. A common compression ratio for text and HTML files is 50% to 70%, which seriously improves performance both on the server and client sides.
A preferred point of compression application is the front-end. Use it on the back-end server if only otherwise is impossible.
The following compression methods can be used:
- the Bitrix Site Manager's Compression module;
- conventional PHP modules;
- conventional Apache modules.