Global CDN Provider CDNetworks Achieves Sixth Year of PCI Certification

CDNetworks, a global CDN provider, has achieved PCI-DSS (Payment Card Industry-Data Security Standard) Certification for the sixth year in a row. As a PCI DSS Certified solution with built-in DDoS mitigation, CDNetworks meets the comprehensive data security standards set by the PCI Security Council. The PCI security standard dictates a set of comprehensive requirements for "enhancing payment account data security" such as credit card numbers, … [Read more...]

CloudFlare Rolls Out HTTP/2 Support to Improve Performance for All Customers

CloudFlare, a global CDN (Content Delivery Network) and DNS Provider, has announced HTTP/2 support for all customers. Now any CloudFlare customer can speed up their web properties with the latest version of Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP), for free. "The last update to HTTP was in 1999 and the Internet has changed a lot since then. HTTP/2 was built to improve the performance of everything from traditional websites to modern mobile apps," … [Read more...]

CloudFlare Raises $110 Million from Baidu, Google, Microsoft, Qualcomm and Fidelity

CloudFlare, a global CDN and DNS Provider, has raised $110M from Baidu, Google, Microsoft, Qualcomm, Fidelity, and its existing investors. The money will be used for CloudFlare’s ‘next chapter of our growth.’ The past few years have been marked by tremendous growth for CloudFlare. The company has grown from delivering 85 billion page views per month for 500 thousand customers to nearly 1 trillion each month across 4 million Internet … [Read more...]

Global CDN Provider CloudFlare Named as a Leader in DDoS Services by Forrester Research

CloudFlare, a global CDN and DNS Provider, has been identified by Forrester Research as a leader with a very strong global presence and the ability to deliver hybrid DDoS solutions. CloudFlare's DDoS solutions received the highest possible scores for attack types defended, data/scrubbing center geographic presence, detection tactics, and SSL traffic inspection. In order to be categorized as a leader, CloudFlare had to demonstrate the ability … [Read more...]

Global CDN Provider, CloudFlare, Adds Auckland and Melbourne PoPs to Its Network

CloudFlare, a global CDN and DNS Provider, has deployed new Points-of-Presence (PoPs) in Auckland, New Zealand and Melbourne, Australia. Prior to these deployments traffic from all of New Zealand and Australia's collective 23 million Internet users was routed through CloudFlare's Sydney data center. The new network structure has multiple layers of redundancy to avoid network failure. CloudFlare always maintains multiple layers of redundancy - … [Read more...]

Calaméo Chooses CDNetworks’ Global CDN Network

Calaméo, a free document publishing and sharing platform developed by WebCentric, lets users incorporate multimedia features like videos, sound effects, and interactive animations into their web publications. The company has chosen a unique hosting environment, with 1/3 of its content hosted at Calaméo, 1/3 hosted on CDNetworks’ content delivery network (CDN), and 1/3 hosted in the cloud. 80% of the platform's users are consumers and 20% are … [Read more...]

EdgeConneX Expands With Three New Florida-based “Edge” Data Centers

EdgeConneX, a wholesale provider of data center services for content, network, colocation, CDNs and service providers, has announced that it will go live at the end of Q1 2015 with three new Florida-based “Edge” data centers. These new facilities will be located in Tallahassee, Jacksonville and Miami. Today's end-users want instant access to social media, video and gaming Internet sites via laptops, smartphones, tablets and other devices … [Read more...]

CDNsun Chooses OnApp’s Federated CDN for Its Global Streaming Activities

CDNsun, a provider of content delivery network services for gaming, live streaming, e-commerce and other Internet businesses, has chosen OnApp’s Federated CDN for building its global Content Delivery Network (CDN) business. Using OnApp, CDNsun now offers content delivery at 70 locations across North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia, by combining its own datacenters with hand-picked CDN Points-of-Presence (PoPs) from the 170+ … [Read more...]

eApps Hosting Launches OnApp Powered Global CDN Service

eApps Hosting, a cloud hosting provider headquartered in Norcross, Georgia, has announced the availability of a global Content Delivery Network (CDN) service, designed to improve the speed of website load times and downloads for site users anywhere in the world. The eApps global CDN service runs on OnApp’s federated CDN platform. OnApp’s CDN infrastructure combines a complete CDN software stack, which eApps Hosting has used to deploy CDN … [Read more...]

Bang & Olufsen Selects CDNetworks to Boost Global Online Presence

Bang & Olufsen, a global design icon and symbol of audio-visual excellence, world renowned for its quality televisions, music systems and high-performance loudspeakers, has selected CDNetworks to leverage a robust online presence worldwide. By selecting this global CDN platform, Bang & Olufsen expects to reduce latency and have a better reach into China, one of the world's fastest growing consumer markets. Traditionally, Bang & … [Read more...]