What do Edge and Peer points mean?

Edge locations (serves) are points of presence (POP), that are owned and operated by the CDN provider, while Peer locations are gateways between the CDN provider's internal network and the Internet, and are only one hop away from the Edge servers. The more Edge points a Content Delivery network has, the better service it would provide.

A CDN's Edge servers placed worldwide in points with very high Internet traffic decrease the load on your website or server and free up capacity. Instead of loading all traffic on your host account or server you have in HostColor.com network, the CDN offloads it by redirecting traffic to edge servers.

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