|[March 13, 2013]
CDNetworks Becomes the Most Global Authoritative DNS Network With 48 Cloud DNS Servers in 19 Countries
SAN JOSE, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
now has 48 Cloud Domain Name System (DNS) Servers located around the
world, surpassing all leading DNS networks. DNS is a distributed
database that maps website names to IP addresses. Almost every Internet
transaction accesses DNS and CDNetworks brings DNS closer to all regions
of the globe for customers such as iOffer.
"iOffer serves a global buying and selling online marketplace from the
San Francisco-based datacenter," said Ryan Boyce, CEO, iOffer.
"CDNetworks' Cloud DNS service eliminates the need for time-consuming
DNS requests back to San Francisco, so customers are served from the
closest DNS server, thus ensuing fast website interaction. With
CDNetworks' 48 DNS points of presence around the globe, iOffer has seen
tremendous growth in new markets, including Europe, China, and
Over the past year, CDNetworks has added Cloud DNS servers in Asia,
Russia, Europe, and South America increasing from 37 to 48 dedicated DNS
tests show that CDNetworks' global DNS performance is 37% faster
than the leading DNS service provider and up to ten times faster in Asia.
Retail, financial trading, travel booking, and online gambling benefit
from speed and increased security. Online gambling sites, in particular,
need to quickly map the IP address to names and locations so they don't
serve content where prohibited by law.
CDNetworks Cloud DNS service also protects against DDoS (distributed
denial of service) attacks and vulnerability to spoofing with a
massively distributed architecture and added security features.
"CDNetworks is committed to accelerating our customers' websites and
cloud applications and DNS plays a major role in performance and
security," said Jeff Kim, President & COO of CDNetworks Americas/EMEA.
"That's why we continue to invest and expand our Cloud DNS server
presence to provide a global reach including emerging and growing
Please join us on April 3rd
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CDNetworks enables Global Cloud Acceleration. Our mission is
to transform the internet into a secure, reliable, scalable and high
performing Application Delivery Network. CDNetworks' unique
position as the only multinational CDN with expertise and infrastructure
in China, Russia and other emerging markets, enables us to be trusted
partners in local markets, while serving as foremost experts on
extending into global markets. Accelerating more than 17,500
global websites and cloud services over our 140 PoPs, CDNetworks serves
its e-business customers across industries like finance, travel,
eCommerce, learning management, high tech, manufacturing and media. CDNetworks
has been serving its enterprise customers for more than 13 years, and
has offices in the U.S., Korea, China, Japan, and the UK. For more
information, please visit: http://www.cdnetworks.com
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