Publication Date

Spring 2011

Degree Type

Master's Project

Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)


Computer Science

First Advisor

Robert Chun

Second Advisor

Soon Tee Teoh

Third Advisor

Kartik Shah


web caching proxy server


Web caching techniques have been widely used with the objective of caching as many web pages and web objects in the proxy server cache as possible to improve network performance. Web pre-fetching schemes have also been widely discussed where web pages and web objects are pre-fetched into the proxy server cache. This paper presents an approach that integrates web caching and web pre-fetching approach to improve the performance of proxy server’s cache.