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provider’s focus

  • Supported
  • Additional Cost
  • Web 22
  • Streaming 21
  • Reseller 1
  • Private 9
  • Federation 3
  • Security 11
  • Telco 3
  • Hosting 4
  • Web 22
  • Streaming 21
  • Reseller 1
  • Private 9
  • Federation 3
  • Security 11
  • Telco 3
  • Hosting 4

pros

rating 0

  • Cheap, easy to setup

rating 5

Cons

  • Only 6 Global Locations
  • Only basic services offered

performance

Data by Cedexis. 4 October 2022
Response Time, ms
  • N/A North America 22
  • N/A Oceania 14
  • N/A Europe 19
  • N/A Asia 26
  • N/A Africa 108
  • N/A South America 26
Response Time, ms
  • North America N/A
  • Oceania N/A
  • Europe N/A
  • Asia N/A
  • Africa N/A
  • South America N/A
Response Time, ms
  • North America 22
  • Oceania 14
  • Europe 19
  • Asia 26
  • Africa 108
  • South America 26
Availability, %
  • N/A North America 99.60
  • N/A Oceania 99.52
  • N/A Europe 99.25
  • N/A Asia 99.48
  • N/A Africa 99.30
  • N/A South America 98.65
Availability, %
  • North America N/A
  • Oceania N/A
  • Europe N/A
  • Asia N/A
  • Africa N/A
  • South America N/A
Availability, %
  • North America 99.60
  • Oceania 99.52
  • Europe 99.25
  • Asia 99.48
  • Africa 99.30
  • South America 98.65
Throughput, Mbps
  • N/A North America 12,840.00
  • N/A Oceania 6,466.00
  • N/A Europe 17,841.00
  • N/A Asia 14,192.00
  • N/A Africa 1,180.00
  • N/A South America 10,447.00
Throughput, Mbps
  • North America N/A
  • Oceania N/A
  • Europe N/A
  • Asia N/A
  • Africa N/A
  • South America N/A
Throughput, Mbps
  • North America 12,840.00
  • Oceania 6,466.00
  • Europe 17,841.00
  • Asia 14,192.00
  • Africa 1,180.00
  • South America 10,447.00

edge locations

Last updated July, 2018

San Francisco, New York

Amsterdam, London, Paris

No POPs

No POPs

No POPs

No POPs

No POPs

Singapore

Edge Locations: Ashburn, VA (3); Atlanta, GA (3); Boston, MA; Chicago, IL (2); Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (4); Denver, CO (2); Hayward, CA; Jacksonville, FL; Los Angeles, CA (3); Miami, FL (2); Minneapolis, MN; Montreal, QC; New York, NY (3); Newark, NJ (2); Palo Alto, CA; Philadelphia, PA; Phoenix, AZ; San Jose, CA; Seattle, WA (3); South Bend, IN; St. Louis, MO; Toronto, ON Regional Edge Caches: Virginia; Ohio; Oregon

Edge Locations: Amsterdam, The Netherlands (2); Berlin, Germany; Dublin, Ireland; Frankfurt, Germany (7); Helsinki, Finland; London, England (5); Madrid, Spain (2); Manchester, England; Marseille, France; Milan, Italy; Munich, Germany; Palermo, Italy; Paris, France (3); Prague, Czech Republic; Stockholm, Sweden (3); Vienna, Austria; Warsaw, Poland; Zurich, Switzerland Regional Edge Caches: Frankfurt, Germany; London, England

No POPs

No POPs

Edge Locations: São Paulo, Brazil (2); Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (2) Regional Edge Caches: São Paulo, Brazil

Edge Locations: Johannesburg, South Africa; Cape Town, South Africa

No POPs

Edge Locations: Bangalore, India; Chennai, India (2); Hong Kong, China (3); Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Mumbai, India (2); Manila, Philippines; Melbourne; New Delhi, India; Osaka, Japan; Perth; Sydney; Seoul, South Korea (4); Singapore (3); Taipei, Taiwan(3); Tokyo, Japan (8) Regional Edge Caches: Mumbai, India; Singapore; Seoul, Sydney; South Korea; Tokyo, Japan

supported services

  • Web 22
  • Streaming 21
  • Reseller 1
  • Private 9
  • Federation 3
  • Security 11
  • Telco 3
  • Hosting 4
  • Not Supported
  • Unknown
  • Supported
  • Additional Cost
  • Cacheable Content Acceleration Commonly referred as CDN, is the core service that brings cacheable content closer to the end-users either geographically or logically by caching content on CDN pops or edges so that is scalable, available and fast to deliver.
  • Non-Cacheable Content Acceleration CDN provider creates a persistent connection between customer origin and the closest CDN edge location to eliminate the tcp 3 way handshake and tcp slow start. then applies a series of tcp optimisations (multIPlexing, etc) between CDN edge locations to deliver non-cacheable content as fast and efficiently as possible to the end-users.
  • Shared CDN Domain SSL CDN provider generates a hostname that is used by customer to HTTPs. domain and SSL certificate belongs to CDN provider.
  • Shared IP SSL Hosting Commonly called SNI, your SSL certificate is hosted in each CDN pop/edge location on a shared IP among other certificates. SNI SSL it’s not supported by some older browsers like IE6 and it’s not as secure as dedicated IP.
  • Dedicated IP SSL Hosting your SSL certificate is hosted in each CDN pop/edge location on a dedicated IP and dedicated resources.
  • RTMP to RTMP Streaming customer origin publishes RTMP format and CDN provider delivers in RTMP format.
  • RTMP to HTTP Streaming customer origin publishes RTMP format and CDN provider transcode to HTTP and delivers in HTTP format.
  • HTTP to HTTP Streaming customer origin publishes HTTP format and CDN provider delivers in HTTP format .
  • Image Optimization CDN transforms customer images on demand at the edge. it can dynamically resize, convert, adjust quality, crop / trim, change orientations and image background colors, and much more.