Company profile

ChinaCache was founded in Beijing in 1998 and since then has become a top player in the CDN market and the leader in China, due to the many POPs and local presense. ChinaCache has quite a few POPs outside China, incl. Korea, Indonesia, Japan, US and Europe, and offers a range of content and application delivery services.

Network Map

ChinaCache has 600 POPs in 146 cities across the globe, with a focus on mainland China: 11000 servers in 127 locations. The POPs in Seoul, Kuala Lumpur and Jakarta give ChinaCache an edge in specific parts of Asia. ChinaCache owns a Tier 1 network with 1 Tbps capacity and peers with all major China ISPs and Tier 1 global providers. ChinaCache CDN Network Map

Pricing & Contract duration

ChinaCache does not make CDN pricing info public. Get in touch with them if you want to discuss their services and get a quote. ChinaCache customers need to commit to a 12 month contract with a $1000/m minimum.

Pricing & Contract duration
Contract duration minimum12 Months
Price US/EU traffic - low volumeNot Available
Price US/EU traffic - high volumeNot Available
Extra charge for APAC region trafficNot Available

Note: custom price plans are very common in the CDN market, especially for large volume customers. We recommend you always talk to the CDN provider about your needs and requirements and work with them to get a best-fit deal.

Features & Support

ChinaCache provides a feature-rich CDN, with access log files, API and fast purging. Goodies: hotlink protection and soft TTL.

Features & Support
Origin-PullYesHelpChinaCache supports 'soft TTL' or 'soft invalidation'. This means that the customer can configure after how long the CDN needs to check on the origin if a file is still valid.
Push (upload to CDN servers)Yes
PurgeYesHelpPurge time is 3 to 5 minutes. No more than 100 purge requests at one time.
Purge AllYes
GzipResend from origin, or compress on edgeHelpGZIP is not on by default, so make sure you don't forget to turn it on.
Persistent connectionsYes
Honors all origin server headersYes
Can override origin server headersYes
Set caching headers for pushed filesYes
Custom CNAMEsYes
HTTPSYesHelpCustom CNAME is possible + upload your own certificate.
Control Panel & statisticsYesHelpInsight in activity per geographical region/country (not per URL) and informationis available in real-time. You get detailed analytics for mainland China.
Access LogsYesHelpDownload via HTTP or have ChinaCache upload the log files to your server via FTP. No extra charge.
APIYesHelpSOAP with JSON response. HTTPS end point. You can do purging, get billing info, get usage info. No limit on the number of API calls per month.
SupportYesHelp247 phone and email support for all customers. In China you can call a local toll free number.

Get in touch with ChinaCache