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Cloudflare starts Bandwidth Alliance with Microsoft, IBM to lower data transfer costs

Wednesday 26 September 2018 | 14:53 CET | News
Update: 28 September 2018 | 09:32 CET
CDN specialist Cloudflare announced the formation of the Bandwidth Alliance, a cooperation of leading cloud providers set up to lower the costs of data transfer for mutual customers. Founding members include Microsoft Azure, IBM Cloud, Packet, DreamHost, BackBlaze, Automattic, Linode, Scalewa, Vapor and Digital Ocean. They will use Cloudflare's Argo traffic routing engine to help reduce the costs and increase the efficiency of data transfers across their networks.

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[28/09/2018 09:32- Update: Corrects to show Google not part of alliance.]


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