What is Multi CDN?

İren Saltalı
Jun 6, 2019 · 2 min read
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A Content Delivery Network (CDN) is a group of geographically-distributed servers which deliver static contents with best possible latency. CDNs are key attribute for web performance. But all CDNs can’t best maintain high performance level all the time. They may become out of service, have worse latency or encounter any other problems. With multi CDN architecture you can have stable high performance level and %100 uptime.

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However, if you are targeting visitors from all around the world, this method starts to encounter high latency due to distance from the server.

Also, if your website have high volume of visitors, delivering static content from the server cause performance issues and errors.

To read more about how CDN effect your servers check out this blog post about ‘ CDN Effect on Server Performance

Single/Standard Content Delivery Network

Multi Content Delivery Network

Benefits of Multi CDN

Redundancy and Robustness

Geographic Coverage

Lower Latency and Higher Performance

Load Balancing

Conclusion

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Originally published at https://image4.io on June 6, 2019.

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image4io

image4io is an end-to-end SaaS product that optimizes the images of web sites and mobile applications. delivers via multi-CDN and manages the images’ storage in the cloud. So increases the conversion rate and decreases the bounce rate.

İren Saltalı

Written by

MSc. Computer Engineer. Founder of @noteducom and @image4io, co-organizer in @serverlesstr, Community Builder of @awscloud

image4io

image4io

image4io is an end-to-end SaaS product that optimizes the images of web sites and mobile applications. delivers via multi-CDN and manages the images’ storage in the cloud. So increases the conversion rate and decreases the bounce rate.

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