365 Data Centers has announced that it is working with Limelight Networks ("Limelight"), a global leader in content delivery. By selecting 365's edge colocation services, to help deliver web and video content, Limelight is able to locate its caches closer to endusers, reducing the distance and inherent delay in delivering rich content. Limelight selected 365 due to the company's flexibility, reliability, and value.
Limelight is a global leader in digital content delivery that enables organizations to deliver faster websites, more responsive applications, the highest quality video, and consistent game and software downloads to any device. With the rise in consumption of over-the-top (OTT) video, software downloads and distributed cloud applications, businesses demand greater speed, reliability and security than ever before.
Limelight's global network encompasses more than 80 points-of-presence (POPs) and has over 15 terabits per second of egress capacity. The company's Orchestrate™ Platform is densely architected and clustered around major metropolitan locations throughout the world to deliver large amounts of data locally.
"365 has been an important partner as Limelight has expanded into new areas," said Ersin Galioglu, vice president, planning and logistics of Limelight Networks, "They've demonstrated flexibility, reliability and consistently great value."
"The availability of more OTT video content combined with faster broadband networks has changed the way we consume traditional web and TV content," said John Scanlon, CEO of 365 Data Centers. "We're thrilled to be able to help Limelight expand its network and build the next generation of CDN technology and services."
365 Data Centers operates 14 U.S. colocation facilities in many of the largest Nielsen-rated designated market areas (DMAs). Each of its data centers are HIPAA, PCI DSS, SSAE 16, SOC 2 and ISAE 3402 compliant and feature redundant power, cooling, connectivity and security 24 hours per day, 7 days per week and 365 days per year. 365 has a record of 100% uptime for the past seven years across all of its sites.