Telefónica is a large, global telecom provider, with presence in Europe, Africa and Latin America, operating in 25 countries. Telefónica launched their content delivery network in Q2 2011 and has been gradually building awareness for the CDN. They have a lot of POPs in South-America and quite a few in Europe, and a solid feature set.
Telefónica has their own international backbone (AS12952), many peering agreements and excellent POP coverage in South-America and Europe, including POPs in Brazil, Argentina, Peru, Spain and Czech Republic.
Pricing & Contract duration
Telefónica does not make CDN pricing info public. Get in touch with them if you want to discuss their services and get a quote.
|Pricing & Contract duration|
|Price US/EU traffic - low volume||Not Available|
|Price US/EU traffic - high volume||Not Available|
|Extra charge for APAC region traffic||Not 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
Telefónica CDN has all the basics like CNAME and an API, but also some interesting not-so-common features, like a staging environment, DDOS attack resistance and Hotlink protection.
|Features & Support|
|Origin-Pull||The origin can be an IP address or a host name.|
|Push (upload to CDN servers)|
|Purge||No limit to the number of purge requests and purging happens immediately. Also, the Telefónica CDN 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.|
|Gzip||Only if origin server does Gzip|
|Honors all origin server headers|
|Can override origin server headers|
|Set caching headers for pushed files|
|HTTPS||Customers can upload their own certificate.|
|Control Panel & statistics|
|Access Logs||Can be downloaded via SFTP, not via SCP or rsync and not via the API.|
|API||SOAP and REST. XML output. HTTPS endpoint.|
|Support||247 phone and email support. Toll free local number in countries where Telefónica has offices.|