Akamai vs. EdgeCast



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What is Akamai?

If you've ever shopped online, downloaded music, watched a web video or connected to work remotely, you've probably used Akamai's cloud platform. Akamai helps businesses connect the hyperconnected, empowering them to transform and reinvent their business online. We remove the complexities of technology, so you can focus on driving your business faster forward.

What is EdgeCast?

EdgeCast is a content delivery network (CDN) that helps companies accelerate and deliver static and dynamic content to end users around the world. Major customers include Yahoo!, Tumblr, Pinterest, Wordpress, and Imgur. The company has about 4,500 customers (as of June 2012) and carries about 5% of the world’s internet traffic.

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Why do developers choose Akamai?
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Why do developers choose EdgeCast?
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What are the cons of using Akamai?
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How much does Akamai cost?
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What companies use Akamai?
101 companies on StackShare use Akamai
What companies use EdgeCast?
34 companies on StackShare use EdgeCast
What tools integrate with Akamai?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Akamai
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What are some alternatives to Akamai and EdgeCast?

  • Amazon CloudFront - Content delivery with low latency and high data transfer speeds
  • CloudFlare - The Web Performance & Security Company.
  • MaxCDN - Our CDN makes your site load faster!
  • Fastly - We're redefining content delivery.

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