Cloudflare, Inc. to open data center in Yerevan, Armenia
YEREVAN, MARCH 21, ARMENPRESS. The US based internet security and content delivery network provider Cloudflare said on its website it plans to announce a new series of data centers across five continents. Cloudflare will begin the new series of its data centers in Yerevan, Armenia , with its 103rd data center being established here.
Cloudflare said on its website: “Yerevan, one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world, has a rich history going back all the way to 782 BC. Famous for its cognac, lavash flatbread, and beautiful medieval churches, Armenia is also home to more chess grandmasters per capita than most countries!”
Ucom PR official Diana Mnatsakanyan told ARMENPRESS the data center will enable 6 million websties to be around 6 times more rapidly available for users in Armenia and surrounding countries.
“This is a big achievement, because the deployment of this system in Yerevan means our country is ready to technically work with these kinds of technologies, in terms of professional training”.
The newest Cloudflare deployment will make 6 million Internet properties faster and more secure, as Cloudflare will serve traffic to Yerevan and adjoining countries.
Cloudflare, Inc. is a U.S. company that provides a content delivery network, Internet security services and distributed domain name server services, sitting between the visitor and the Cloudflare user's hosting provider, acting as a reverse proxy for websites. Cloudflare is headquartered in San Francisco, California, with additional offices in London, Singapore, Champaign, Austin, Boston and Washington, D.C.