With the pervasiveness of live streaming platforms, global audiences have no patience for poor quality video. Today’s expectations focus on low-latency, instant live stream access, and a compelling user experience.
Businesses that don’t have the technology in place to deliver content effectively can’t stay competitive. Whether it’s a large-scale live event, a real-time gaming stream, or a major sports broadcast, live stream acceleration allows smooth, reliable, expert delivery to multiple types of viewing devices, browsers, and network connections....
It is a well-known fact that China’s internet landscape is the largest in the world. With over 700 million internet users (and with 695 million of those mobile internet users), it comes as no surprise that the Chinese internet landscape is a key target market for businesses across Europe.
Any business with an online presence can benefit from the services of a Content Delivery Network (CDN). Regardless of the industry, a CDN can enable the fast delivery of content to ensure that a business’s website performs well and stays online.
Russia’s 84 million internet users are becoming harder to reach by companies based outside the country. Like China, there are barriers to entry for non-domestic businesses. But for those willing to invest, the projected growth rate puts Russia in the top 10 global ecommerce markets by 2020, making it an extremely attractive proposition.
Multi-CDN simply means employing more than one CDN. Division of CDN duties can be based on domain, geography, amount of traffic, or which CDN is fastest at any given time. Multi-CDN also ensures higher availability, if one network becomes unavailable, traffic can be routed to another CDN.
Online retailers work hard to win the attention of shoppers and bring them to their websites. At the same time, they have invested substantial budget and effort to present the most compelling shopping experience possible. From social media features to engaging video ads, ecommerce platforms and product configurators, each business strives to stand out from […]
According to eMarketer, overall retail sales have grown less than 2% for the past two years, but ecommerce sales are growing at more than 13%. There’s no doubt your ecommerce website will be busy this holiday season. But, will those potential customers stay on your website long enough to make a purchase?
If you want to have your ecommerce shoppers and convert them too, then your ecommerce website should be designed and optimized with a dual focus on user experience and website speed. Download the Whitepaper, The Content Provider Imperative: Optimizing the End-User Experience Across the Globe.
It’s possible, but not all CDNs have the capability. Dynamic content (i.e. games, applications, payment transactions or any sort of interactive software) cannot be cached and must be delivered directly from the origin server. Dynamic acceleration enables data from the origin server to bypass standard internet nodes and be delivered through a more direct and […]
A major challenge for any Online Gaming company is how to reach a Global audience while the largest number of Consumers are located in hard to reach areas, such as islands, small countries, far away places or where the network infrastructure is limiting the experience.