Comparison of the Akamai and Verizon Digital Media Services CDNs
In the tables below you can easily compare Akamai and Verizon Digital Media Services for POP locations, pricing and features & support. We hope this helps you better understand the similarities and differences between these Content Delivery Networks.
|POP locations||Akamai||Verizon Digital Media Services|
|POPs in North-America||Not Available||12Ashburn, Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Newark, San Jose, Seattle.|
|POPs in Europe||Not Available||11Amsterdam, Frankfurt, London, Madrid, Milan, Paris, Stockholm, Copenhagen, Helsinki, Vienna, Warsaw.|
|POPs in Asia (not China)||Not Available||12Chennai, Bangalore, Mumbai, New Delhi, Singapore, Jakarta, Batam, Kaoshiung, Hong Kong, Osaka, Tokyo, Seoul|
|POPs in China||Not Available||2Beijing, Shanghai|
|POPs in Australia||Not Available||2Sydney, Melbourne.|
|POPs in South-America||Not Available||7Barranquilla, Buenos Aires, Lima, Medellin, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Quito|
|POPs in Middle-East||Not Available||1Muscat|
|POPs in Africa||Not Available||0|
A POP is a Point Of Presence, an access point to the Internet. It is a physical, strategically placed location that houses multiple CDN servers.
|Pricing||Akamai||Verizon Digital Media Services|
|Price US/EU traffic - low volume||Not Available||Not Available|
|Price US/EU traffic - high volume||Not Available||Not Available|
|Extra charge for APAC region traffic||Not Available||Not Available|
|Storage||Not available||Not available|
|Resellers||GoGrid, Speedyrails, JodiHost, TurboBytes
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.
|Learn more about Akamai||Learn more about Verizon Digital Media Services|
|Contact Akamai ››||Contact Verizon Digital Media Services ››|