Akamai: What are the benefits of a CDN?

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In this video one of Akamai’s experts discusses the benefits of having a CDN (Content Delivery Network). Similar to the other video McElroy Films has created for Akamai, the expert is speaking in directly to the camera in Akamai’s office location.

The expert discusses the key benefits of having a CDN:

  • Performance – Moving content faster, they understand the network
  • Availability- A CDN can serve content when the client is unable to do so
  • Security – Client, attackers, and the person on the client’s web- Handle the bugs better
  • Intelligence- CDN knows what they are doing business wise when it comes to targeting an audience