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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 4

rating 4

  • Instant, agile, programmable, and secure platform based on varnish
  • Fast responding support
  • Fully self provisioning from Online Admin and API

Cons

  • Phone and Non Standard support comes at an additional cost
  • Charges an additional fee for every 10K generated requests

performance

Data by Cedexis. 2 October 2023
Response Time, ms
  • 26 North America 23
  • 17 Oceania 13
  • 20 Europe 16
  • 19 Asia 18
  • 21 Africa 56
  • 40 South America 36
Response Time, ms
  • North America 26
  • Oceania 17
  • Europe 20
  • Asia 19
  • Africa 21
  • South America 40
Response Time, ms
  • North America 23
  • Oceania 13
  • Europe 16
  • Asia 18
  • Africa 56
  • South America 36
Availability, %
  • 99.43 North America 99.75
  • 98.66 Oceania 99.40
  • 99.60 Europe 98.45
  • 99.26 Asia 99.34
  • 100.00 Africa 99.67
  • 98.64 South America 98.77
Availability, %
  • North America 99.43
  • Oceania 98.66
  • Europe 99.60
  • Asia 99.26
  • Africa 100.00
  • South America 98.64
Availability, %
  • North America 99.75
  • Oceania 99.40
  • Europe 98.45
  • Asia 99.34
  • Africa 99.67
  • South America 98.77
Throughput, Mbps
  • 17,794.00 North America 17,401.00
  • 8,463.00 Oceania 15,671.00
  • 22,408.00 Europe 22,099.00
  • 17,130.00 Asia 12,903.00
  • 8,138.00 Africa 11,887.00
  • 12,805.00 South America 17,467.00
Throughput, Mbps
  • North America 17,794.00
  • Oceania 8,463.00
  • Europe 22,408.00
  • Asia 17,130.00
  • Africa 8,138.00
  • South America 12,805.00
Throughput, Mbps
  • North America 17,401.00
  • Oceania 15,671.00
  • Europe 22,099.00
  • Asia 12,903.00
  • Africa 11,887.00
  • South America 17,467.00

edge locations

Last updated July, 2018

Ashburn, Atlanta, Boston, Calgary, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Indianapolis, Jacksonville, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Mcallen, Memphis, Mexico City (MX), Miami, Minneapolis, Montgomery, Montréal (CA), Nashville, Newark, Omaha, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Portland, Sacramento, Salt Lake City, San Diego, San Jose, Saskatoon (CA), Seattle, St. Louis, Tallahassee, Tampa, Toronto, Vancouver (CA), Winnipeg (CA)

Amsterdam (NL), Athens (GR), Barcelona (ES), Belgrade (RS), Berlin (DE), Brussels (BE), Bucharest (RO), Budapest (HU), Chișinău (MD), Copenhagen (DK), Dublin (IE), Düsseldorf (DE), Edinburgh (GB), Frankfurt (DE), Hamburg (DE), Helsinki (FI), Istanbul (TR), Kiev (UA), Lisbon (PT), London (GB), Luxembourg City (LU), Madrid (ES), Manchester (GB), Marseille (FR), Milan (IT), Munich (DE), Oslo (NO), Paris (FR), Prague (CZ), Reykjavík (IS), Riga (LV), Rome (IT), Sofia (BG), Stockholm (SE), Tallinn (EE), Vienna (AT), Vilnius (LT), Warsaw (PL), Zagreb (HR), Zürich (CH)

Moscow

Chengdu, Dongguan, Foshan, Fuzhou, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Hengyang, Jinan, Langfang, Luoyang, Nanning, Qingdao, Shanghai, Shenyang, Shijiazhuang, Suzhou, Wuhan, Wuxi, Xian, Zhengzhou, Zhuzhou

Bogota (CO), Buenos Aires (AR), Lima (PE), Medellín (CO), Panama City (PA), Quito (EC), Rio de Janeiro (BR), São Paulo (BR), Valparaíso (CL), Willemstad (CW)

Cairo (EG), Cape Town (ZA), Djibouti (DJ), Durban (ZA), Johannesburg (ZA), Luanda (AO), Mombasa (KE), Port Louis (MU

Baghdad (IQ), Beirut (LB), Doha (QA), Dubai (AE), Kuwait City (KW), Muscat (OM), Riyadh (SA), Tel Aviv (IL)

Auckland (NZ), Bangkok (TH), Brisbane (AU), Cebu City (PH), Chennai (IN), Colombo (LK), Hong Kong, Kathmandu (NP), Kuala Lumpur (MY), Macau, Manila (PH), Melbourne (AU), Mumbai (IN), New Delhi (IN), Osaka (JP), Perth (AU), Phnom (KH), Seoul (KR), Singapore (SG), Sydney (AU), Taipei, Tokyo (JP), Yerevan (AM)

Ashburn (2x), Atlanta (2x), Boston, Chicago (2x), Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles (2x), Miami, Minneapolis, Montreal, New York (2x), San Jose (2x), Seattle, Toronto, Vancouver

Amsterdam, Franfurt (2x), London (2x), Madrid, Paris, Stockholm

No POPs

No POPs

Sao Paulo, Santiago, Rio de Janeiro

Cape Town, Johannesburg

Dubai

Auckland, Brisbane, Chennai, Dubai, Hong Kong, Melbourne, Mumbai, Osaka, Perth, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo (2x) and Wellington

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 .