Oslo and Minneapolis data centers added to cloudflare

With Oslo, Cloudflare has now built their third data center in Scandinavia. The Oslo data center now joins their existing facilities in Stockholm and Copenhagen. With a data center in Norway, Cloudflare recognized an important country that stands above others with a staggering 95.05% of the population having Internet connectivity. This Internet penetration rate is the fourth best in the world.

Minneapolis data center will be able to serve more than just Minnesota. With the Midwest Internet Cooperative Exchange MICE, a local peering point, having CloudFlare as a new participant, Cloudflare will be able to provide their customers with excellent coverage of this area.

As a Cloudflare partner 040 Hosting offers this service on any shared/reseller/semi-dedicated server ; so as from today your data will also be able to transfer faster in Oslo (and thus Norway) and Minneapolis. If you did not try it yet, enabling Cloudflare on your account is free and can be done from your 040 Hosting cPanel.

Cairo, Egypt: CloudFlare’s 74th Data Center

It’s been a big year of expansion for CloudFlare’s global network as they added new data centers across six continents, and state that they are certainly not done with their expansions. They announced the launch of their newest data center in Cairo, Egypt and a partnership with Telecom Egypt. This marks their third data center in Africa, after Johannesburg and Mombasa, and its already their 74th data center globally.

040Hosting is offering Cloudflare basic services for free with each account, which means content is especially for international clients much faster loaded once our client enabled cloudflare. By adding the Cairo Datacenter CloudFlare made the web faster for millions of visitors from Egypt.

Next to the 74 datacenters of Cloudflare; you can also choose your location of datacenter with 040Hosting, 040Hosting has servers in Los Angeles, Saint Louis, Singapore, Strasbourg, Amsterdam, Haarlem, Rotterdam and Kent