Source: WP Engine newsletter dated Oct 28, 2020
We at WP Engine have upgraded Global Edge Security subscription to now include Argo Smart Routing, a new request-routing feature from Cloudflare. Some GES-enabled sites on WP Engine are now seeing up to a 30% performance increase on web assets!
This recent upgrade has already completed at no additional cost. Global Edge Security is continuing to provide you the most advanced security with DDoS protection, a Web Application Firewall (WAF) and more. Now with Argo dynamically routing traffic on the fastest network path for your visitors, you are also getting performance improvements. This smart traffic routing results in faster page load times and an increase in site reliability.