Content Delivery Networks (CDN) in the digital world has emerged as an enabler of seamless service delivery and enhanced customer engagement. CDNs are enabling enterprises across the verticals achieve multiple objectives: Media companies are using CDNs to deliver media-rich content to the end users on the move; mobile gaming businesses are using it to bring immersive mobile gaming experience; ecommerce sites to provide online users a closer feel of the product; and engineering companies to make product learning videos available to the end users with the modest internet connectivity.
Driven by the unwavering demand for CDN, the wheels of innovation are running at top speed, with agility and simplicity at the core of content delivery strategies. Enhancements are being made to make the CDN space more dynamic with support for diverse data types. Cloud storage and data security on the other hand is being aligned to support easy flow of content over geographically dispersed areas and more investments are being made to boost the Point of Presence (PoP) across the globe by each CDN vendor.