Content Delivery

A content delivery network or content distribution network (CDN) is a geographically distributed network of proxy servers and their data centers. The goal is to distribute service spatially relative to end-users to provide high availability and high performance.


Akamai is the global leader in Content Delivery Network (CDN) services, making the Internet fast, reliable and secure for its customers. The company’s advanced web performance, mobile performance, cloud security and media delivery solutions are revolutionizing how businesses optimize consumer, enterprise and entertainment experiences for any device, anywhere.


Verizon Digital Media Services is a Los Angeles, CA, based content delivery network (CDN) owned by Verizon Communications. The company was founded in 2006 as EdgeCast Networks and was funded by the venture arm of The Walt Disney Company, Steamboat Ventures. The company is notable for its self-provisioning CDN technology used by the telecommunication and hosting industries.