Besides all of the security benefits of colocating equipment instead of renting dedicated or virtual servers, colocation also enables us to use hardware with specialized benefits for OpenVPN.
OpenVPN is single core - which means encryption can't be offloaded by using multiple cores. That's why OVPN use Intel® Xeon® processors with high frequencies and AES-NI instruction set, a combination that allows us to deliver high encryption speeds per server
We use the following server models in our locations:
And hard drives installed in these 76 VPN servers? Zero. Because we're an actual log free VPN provider and your privacy is our core business.
And we use the following switches in our locations:
OVPN's core focus is privacy and integrity. We do understand that our service is also used to circumvent geographical restrictions and access streaming services.
We're actively developing functionality to make sure that we can circumvent blocks by streaming providers as a result of that.