Content Delivery Network Options

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Discover the unique capabilities of our three CDN solutions

Content Delivery Network leverages our scalability, global footprint and proven customer service.

Our end-to-end Content Delivery Network solutions can address all of your content needs — acquiring, storing, encoding and distributing. CenturyLink brings 30+ years experience as a proven global provider for large and innovative broadcasting and media companies.

CenturyLink offers three truly global CDN solutions: our original Content Delivery Network, CDN Mesh Delivery and CDN Edge Compute. Each solution offers unique capabilities designed to enable you to grow your customer base through the reach and reliability of our high-capacity, high-speed network. Make content available where you want it, when you want it to.

Content Delivery Network accelerates delivery of web content.

CDN

Content Delivery Network, delivered over our combined global IP and CDN network, can help provide the security, reliability and performance required to meet the demands of your business and create an optimal end user experience. The CenturyLink CDN is architected for high capacity, high availability and low latency, resulting in rapid and reliable delivery of content to end users.


CDN Mesh Delivery

CDN Mesh Delivery optimizes the delivery of live and video on-demand content through our combined CDN and peer-to-peer technology. Dynamic multi-sourcing determines the fastest and most efficient delivery source for each video segment by leveraging user location, internet service provider, network topology, device, type of content and bitrate profiles. Customize delivery to every device for reliable and scalable video delivery across the globe, regardless of proximity to the CDN.

Provide a rich experience for streaming on-demand content while reducing buffering and jitter.

Secure, real-time connectivity to your data center and cloud environments using the secure portal or API integration.

CDN Edge Compute

CDN Edge Compute gives engineers complete, code-level control over edge workload configuration, testing and global deployment. Application performance includes HTTP/2, a global network and deep DevOps integration as well as third-party modules with advanced static and dynamic content cache configurations, Varnish configuration (VCL) rules engine, front-end optimization and image optimization.

Content Delivery Network Features

CDN

  • Solutions for video on demand (VOD) and live linear internet video channels
  • Digital Download service seamlessly delivers files, security patches, apps and more
  • Website Acceleration services optimize performance at the network, code, delivery and browser levels
  • Network architected for high capacity, high availability and low latency
  • Content protection and encrypted delivery
  • IP network actively monitors and mitigates security threats

CDN Edge Compute

  • High-speed, global edge platform with 60+ PoPs in over 40 locations globally
  • Configurations can be tested in dev, test or staging environments
  • Extensible APIs speed up deployment cycles and automate workflows
  • HTTP/2 helps enterprise engineering teams build and deliver faster applications
  • Advanced static and dynamic content cache configurations
  • Real-time enriched logs and trending metrics help quickly track, identify and diagnose traffic trends, issues and incidents

CDN Mesh Delivery

  • Higher bit rates and less rebuffering improve Quality of Service (QoS)
  • Leverage variables such as user location and ISP to optimize delivery
  • Easy plug-and-play integration with a broad range of HTML5 and mobile players
  • Feature-rich dashboard provides comprehensive view of platform
  • Effective resource management accounts for device limitations
  • Works with monetization and ad insertion workflow for uninterrupted personalized ads

Global Locations

Asia Pacific
Brisbane
Hong Kong
Jakarta
Manila
Melbourne
Osaka
Perth
Seoul
Singapore
Sydney
Tokyo
North America
Atlanta
Boston
Chicago
Cincinnati
Cleveland
Dallas
Denver
Detroit
Herndon
Houston
Los Angeles
McLean
 
Miami
Minneapolis
Nashville
Newark
New York City
Orlando
Philadelphia
Phoenix
Pittsburgh
Portland
Raleigh
Salt Lake City
 
San Jose
Seattle
St. Louis
Tampa
Tustin
Latin America
Bogota
Buenos Aires
Curitiba
Fortaleza
Lima
Quito
Rio de Janeiro
São Paulo
Santiago
Europe
Amsterdam
Barcelona
Berlin
Birmingham
Brentford
Brussels
Bucharest
Budapest
Copenhagen
Dublin
Dusseldorf
Frankfurt
 
Geneva
Hamburg
Hayes
Helsinki
Leeds
London
Madrid
Manchester
Marseille
Milan
Munich
Oslo
 
Paris
Prague
Reykjavik
Rome
Slough
Sofia
Stockholm
Valencia
Vienna
Warsaw
Woking
Zagreb
Zurich
Africa
Cape Town
Johannesburg
Nairobi
Middle East
Doha
Dubai
Fujairah
Tel Aviv
Key
CDN Origin Services
CDN Location
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Content Delivery Network Use Cases

CDN brings content and customers closer
Closing the Gap Between Users & Content

CenturyLink CDN can offer a better user experience by helping websites with wide geographic relevance to deliver content faster. Everyone knows latency is the enemy. Closing the gap between content and users is the most important benefit a CDN offers to both you and your customers.

Delivering streaming online video globally using CDN
Establishing a Global Footprint for Streaming Online Video

When broadcast and video websites needed an effective platform to deliver high-quality content online, an enterprise streaming provider sought CDN Mesh Delivery for its global footprint, which offers excellent performance when faced with large amounts of traffic.

CDN improves security and reduces latency
Unique Caching for HTML Documents

Traditional CDNs provide the ability to cache static content such as images, JavaScript and CSS. CDN Edge Compute is unique in its abiity to provide a framework for caching HTML documents, the first piece of information a web browser receives when loading a web page.

“Whether you're seeking Web Performance Optimization, seamless Media Delivery, or enhanced Cloud Security, CenturyLink's Content Delivery Network solutions deliver."

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