Varnish Utilities Directory

This is a compilation of projects developed by Varnish Cache users. This page serves as a directory of available Utilities in the Varnish Cache ecosystem.

These utilities range from simple VCL edition enhancements, various cache invalidating solutions, node & cluster management to plugins for several monitoring and statistics tools. If any information here is incorrect, please leave a comment on the relevant utility.

For Varnish Modules or extensions please see the VMODs directory

Name Category Download Commercial support
Varnish Agent Node Management Link Varnish Software
Varnish Agent 2 Node Management Link Varnish Software
ScaleSimple - CDN & VCL UI Node Management Link No
Varnish Administration Console (VAC) Cluster Management Link Varnish Software
Emacs VCL Mode Syntax Highlighting Link No
SublimeText VCL plugin Syntax Highlighting Link No
TextMate VCL plugin Syntax Highlighting Link No
Vim VCL Highlighting Syntax Highlighting Link No
Munin Varnish plugin Monitoring+Statistics Link Varnish Software
Nagios Varnish plugin Monitoring+Statistics Link Varnish Software
Varnish Custom Statistics (VCS) Monitoring+Statistics Link Varnish Software
AppDynamics Varnish plugin Monitoring+Statistics Link No
Cacti Varnish plugin Monitoring+Statistics Link No
Collectd Varnish plugin Monitoring+Statistics Link No
Graphite PyVarnish Monitoring+Statistics Link No
Graphite Varnish plugin Monitoring+Statistics Link No
Hyperic Varnish plugin Monitoring+Statistics Link No
LogStash Varnish plugin Monitoring+Statistics Link No
New Relic Varnish plugin Monitoring+Statistics Link No
SysUsage Varnish plugin Monitoring+Statistics Link No
Varnish Agent 2 Dashboard Monitoring+Statistics Link No
Varnish Agent 2 Dashboard for Drupal Monitoring+Statistics Link No
varnishhoststat (per domain or url-pattern stat) Monitoring+Statistics Link No
varnishkafka - varnishlog + Apache Kafka integration Monitoring+Statistics Link No
Varnishlog parser / vsltrans Monitoring+Statistics Link No
vlogdump Monitoring+Statistics Link No
Secondary Hash / Hash Ninja Cache Invalidation Link Varnish Software
Super Fast Purger (VAC) Cache Invalidation Link Varnish Software
Thinner - Slow purges for Varnish (app friendly) Cache Invalidation Link No
Varnish Bans Manager (VBM) Cache Invalidation Link No
Varnish URL Purger Cache Invalidation Link No
Varnisher (purger+spider) Cache Invalidation Link No
WordPress Varnish Purges/Bans Cache Invalidation Link No
Varnishgather Misc. Tools Link Varnish Software
ESI Parser aka Poor Man's ESI Misc. Tools Link No
NuCache: VCL Library & Config Templates Misc. Tools Link No
python-varnishapi Misc. Tools Link No
Tracking Log Reader (trackrdrd) Misc. Tools Link No
Varnish 3 Configuration Templates Misc. Tools Link No
Varnishtest parser / vtctrans Misc. Tools Link No