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10/08/2016

What is a CDN?

If you are an EngineRoom customer you might have noticed in our hosting details that your site is set up on a CDN as standard. In this article we will go some way to explaining exactly what a CDN is and how it works. If you’re not particularly interested with the ins and outs, put simply they are a fantastic way to speed up your website and to ensure it can handle large amounts of traffic. If, like us, you want to dig in the technical details and know exactly how they work then read on.   What is a CDN? CDN is short for Content Delivery Network and is a network of servers that deliver cached static content to the visitors of your website based […]