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Location

Key considerations, according to Datagram, include the location from which most of the traffic originates or is going to. General proximity to the servers typically helps to boost performance. The company advises that if a customer is in the New York City metro area, for example, it might be advantageous to have a site in lower Manhattan, but also have a failover site in Connecticut, which is on a separate power grid.