Topic: content delivery network
Akamai and Conviva today said that they formed a strategic partnership and will work together to improve streaming video quality for end users.
Akamai said its traffic increased by about 30% over a four-week period at the end of first quarter.
Limelight Networks is adding new features to its Live Video Services that enable a range of low-latency streaming options.
Limelight is launching EdgeFunctions, a new distributed serverless computing capability, to allow developers to more easily deploy code.
Limelight Networks said that in the past year it’s added 70% more egress capacity to its content delivery network services.
Akamai’s media and carrier division business experienced dramatic rises in traffic during the fourth quarter thanks to OTT video.
Fastly announced Origin Connect, a direct private network connection between an organization’s origin server a Fastly Shield point of presence (POP).
BBR is the newest of Akamai’s congestion control algorithms. It was developed by Google, which has open-sourced it for the larger community.
Liberty Global is bringing on Teltoo as a peer-to-peer content delivery network (CDN) partner to improve live streaming video quality on its platform.
Qwilt, a media delivery technology company, today is rolling out its new Qwilt Content Delivery Sharing (CDS), which it said uses a sharing economy model similar to Uber.