Content Delivery Network (CDN) provides a network of proxy servers which are distributed across many Geo’s to optimize site / app loading speed. Website and App performance can be improved by distributing the traffic through a CDN. CDN improves the content delivery of all types: text, files, video and live streaming.
Content is delivered to the users from the nearest edge networks or Point of Presence (PoPs). CDN providers has a set of PoPs which are distributed in many geographies such as; US, Asia, Australia, Europe etc. Content will be delivered to the users from the closest location. CDN’s are mostly used by the following sites:
Top 2 benefits of implementing a CDN are: