Comparison of the Akamai and Highwinds CDNs
In the tables below you can easily compare Akamai and Highwinds for POP locations, pricing and features & support. We hope this helps you better understand the similarities and differences between these Content Delivery Networks.
|POPs in North-America||Not Available||13Ashburn (13), Atlanta (2), Chicago (4), Dallas (4), Los Angeles (13), Miami (1), New York (8), Newark (1), Phoenix (6), San Francisco (2), San Jose/Sunnyvale (7), Seattle (3) and Toronto (3).|
|POPs in Europe||Not Available||7Amsterdam (6), Brussels, Frankfurt, London (2), Paris, Madrid, and Stockholm.|
|POPs in Asia (not China)||Not Available||3Seoul, Singapore and Tokyo|
|POPs in China||Not Available||0|
|POPs in Australia||Not Available||1Sydney|
|POPs in South-America||Not Available||2Rio de Janeiro (1) and São Paulo (3).|
|POPs in Middle-East||Not Available||0|
|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.
|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|
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.
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