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Passport to Web Performance

Passport to Web Performance

CDNetworks invites you to explore our web acceleration and global content delivery networking blog. Get insights on web application performance testing and optimization, tutorials on how CDN technology works, ecommerce in China and other emerging markets, and more. We hope our blog will help you connect with us better and provide you with postings that are relevant, informative, actionable, and tailored to your needs.

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DDoS Mitigation Becoming a Main Driver for Enterprises Engaging a CDN
Forrester Report

Enterprises can quickly move their website to a CDN that has integrated DDoS mitigation, providing a better defense against attacks without losing performance.

Sharon Bell
Sharon Bell
CDNetworks, Director of Marketing, Americas & EMEA
Posted in: General CDN, Security, Web Performance, Website Speed | No Comments
20 Web Performance Twitter Profiles to Follow
Twitter-Mobile-Home-Screen

With roughly 300 million active users, Twitter is a veritable juggernaut. Every second, roughly 6,000 tweets are sent globally. If you’re new to Twitter, or even a veteran user, it can be a challenge to find the most relevant Twitter users to your passions and interests. Yet, keeping tabs on the latest developments in the […]

Sharon Bell
Sharon Bell
CDNetworks, Director of Marketing, Americas & EMEA
Posted in: General CDN, Web Performance, Website Speed | Comments Closed
10 Sites to Help You Through the Web Performance Buying Process
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Today’s B2B buyers in the United States are more active online than ever before, spending significant amounts of time and money on the web to research and make purchases that best fit their needs. In fact, nearly one-third of today’s B2B buyers report using the internet to research at least 90 percent of products before […]

Will Rahim
Will Rahim
Head of Global Services and Support
Posted in: General CDN, Web Performance, Website Speed | No Comments
Analysis of CDNetworks Cloud Security traffic provides insights into DDoS Attack Trends
Reducing-DDoS-Risk

During the course of providing Secured Hosting and Cloud Security, CDNetworks has analyzed information on a variety of DDoS attack types and trends. DDoS attacks were more powerful and comprehensive in 2014 than the preceding year. The DDoS attacks of amplification type that appeared in the second half of 2013 became more powerful and diverse […]

CDNetworks
CDNetworks
Posted in: Gaming, General CDN, Security | Comments Closed
How Content Delivery Networks Work
without-a-cdn

In MicroMarketMonitor’s recent report, it was noted that the North American content delivery network market is expected to grow from $1.95 billion in 2013 to $7.83 billion in 2019. One significant factor driving this growth is end user interaction with online content. The interaction between a user and online content is far more complex today […]

John McIlwain
John McIlwain
Director, Product Management
Posted in: General CDN, Web Performance, Website Speed | No Comments
Automotive Website Performance Influences Car Shopping
Find-a-New-Carsmall

According to the results of J.D. Power’s “2015 Third-Party Automotive Website Evaluation Study,” vehicle shoppers who are highly satisfied with their online shopping experience on third-party websites are ten times more likely to request information from the dealership than those that experience a poor shopping experience. Among those vehicle shoppers who are highly satisfied with […]

Sharon Bell
Sharon Bell
CDNetworks, Director of Marketing, Americas & EMEA
Posted in: eCommerce, Web Performance, Website Speed | Comments Closed
10 Stats Supporting A Mobile CDN Investment
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It has become the norm for users to browse the web, shop online, and stream video on mobile devices. What’s more, users expect the same quality experience on an iPhone powered by 3G while walking down the street as they would on their laptop in an office with high-speed Internet. Search engines like Google have […]

Junho Choi
Junho Choi
CTO/Performance Team Lead
Posted in: General CDN, Web Performance, Website Speed | No Comments
CDN Buyer’s Guide: Resources to Help Steer the Process
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You want to choose the right CDN solution for your business, so you’re actively doing your research. With so much available information, it can be difficult to track down and synthesize the resources you need to make a confident decision. Content delivery networking solutions differ based on what needs they must meet. What do you […]

Sharon Bell
Sharon Bell
CDNetworks, Director of Marketing, Americas & EMEA
Posted in: General CDN | No Comments
Why Website Speed is Critical to Online Retail Success in 2015
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Businesses of all kinds are shifting focus towards their efforts online, and for good reason. Emerging markets and rising populations of global Internet users offer retailers an opportunity to grow customer acquisition and overall sales. Reeling in consumer dollars in 2015 requires retailers to assess their online and mobile strategies. The ideal presence online can […]

Sharon Bell
Sharon Bell
CDNetworks, Director of Marketing, Americas & EMEA
Posted in: eCommerce, General CDN, Web Performance, Website Speed | No Comments
China Firewall VPN Updates: What Your Business Needs to Know
Man and Servers

China’s Golden Shield project, commonly known as the “Great Firewall,” was in the news recently. The Chinese government has launched a “smarter and stricter Internet filter,” says Nasdaq, making it “more difficult to use services called virtual private networks (VPNs) to circumvent the country’s blocks to U.S. services like Google and Facebook.” Download, Extending Your […]

Alex Ha
Alex Ha
Vice President of Service & Support
Posted in: China, Security | No Comments