Cloudflare announces it’s Manchester, UK location as their new Datacenter location in Europe.
Cloudfalre’s new point of presence in Manchester, UK brings the CloudFlare network to 63 points of presence across 33 countries. In other words, the sun never sets across the CloudFlare network. The data center in Manchester also admits the United Kingdom into a small club of countries with more than one CloudFlare data center, including the US, China, Japan, Australia, Germany, and France.
As of yesterday, traffic from the majority of Internet users in Northern England is now mere milliseconds away. More importantly, The Manchester and London data centers allow for redundancy and content localization within the UK for all Cloudflare customers.