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Global File Cache: Why is GFC slow for VPN users?

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Applies to

  • Global File Cache (GFC) Edge
  • VPN users
  • Remote users    

Answer

  • All client computers should be in the local LAN network connected to GFC Edge.
  • In case of 'work from home' scenario, GFC performance is subject to many variables including quality of WAN link, VPN software and no performance guarantees can be made.
  • Its recomended that remote users should connect the the backend file server path directly. 

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