AWS CloudFront — Basics

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Introduction

One of the biggest challenges for websites and web applications is latency. Latency can be managed by reducing the distance between users and the application.

AWS CloudFront is a Global Content Delivery Network (CDN) designed to reduce latency and reduce application load.

CloudFront works by edging contents to locations around the world that are…

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