Market Guide for CDN Services

Published: 18 January 2018 ID: G00343230

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CDNs are well-suited to optimize workloads at the edge of the network but now can do so much more. I&O leaders tasked with improving delivery of static/active content, video and apps should align providers to both Mode 1 and 2 workloads, including security, streaming and vertical optimization.

Table of Contents

  • Market Definition
  • Market Direction
    • CDN Is No Longer Just About Caching the Content
    • The Public Cloud Service Effect
    • The Argument for Hybrid CDN
  • Market Analysis
    • CDN Provider Geographic Distribution and Service Portfolios
  • Representative Vendors
    • Akamai
    • Alibaba Cloud
    • Amazon CloudFront
    • Baishan Cloud
    • CDNetworks
    • CenturyLink
    • ChinaCache
    • Cloudflare
    • Fastly
    • Imperva
    • Instart Logic
    • LeaseWeb
    • Limelight Networks
    • Medianova
    • Tata Communications
    • Tencent
    • Verizon Digital Media Services
    • Wangsu
    • Emerging Vendor Segments
  • Market Recommendations
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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