Optimizing the CDN for Live Streaming

Like this example from a recent live event on our network illustrates, the “flash crowd” phenomenon makes the task of serving video through a CDN much harder than serving regular content bytes.

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Edgecast

Edgecast

780 Followers

Formerly Verizon Media Platform, Edgecast enables companies to deliver high performance, secure digital experiences at scale worldwide. https://edgecast.com/