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From Roland Weber <http-as...@dubioso.net>
Subject Re: [https] Is ConnectionPooling worth the trouble?
Date Sat, 28 Jan 2006 21:37:49 GMT
Hi Clemens,

> How expensive is it to create an https connection, can it be done in
> 25ms on a modern desktop computer (xeon/3ghz/single-core)?

the cost (time delay) of establishing an HTTPS connection is not
primarily depending on the CPU power, but on network latency.
Negotiating the cypher suite and establishing a session key takes
two or three round trips between client and server.

hope that helps,

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