Comparison of the Akamai and MaxCDN CDNs
In the tables below you can easily compare Akamai and MaxCDN 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||9POPs are in New York, Miami, Chicago, Dallas, Atlanta, Ashburn, Seattle, Los Angeles, San Francisco.|
|POPs in Europe||Not Available||3Amsterdam, London and Frankfurt.|
|POPs in Asia (not China)||Not Available||3Hong Kong, Singapore and Tokyo.|
|POPs in China||Not Available||0|
|POPs in Australia||Not Available||1Sydney.|
|POPs in South-America||Not Available||0POP is planned in Brazil.|
|POPs in Middle-East||Not Available||1Israel.|
|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||$0.10 per GB, at 1 TB per month|
|Price US/EU traffic - high volume||Not Available||$0.08 per GB, at 25 TB per month|
|Extra charge for APAC region traffic||Not Available||No extra charge|
|Storage||Not available||10 Gigabytes is $9.95/mPrice per GB drops as volume goes up. E.g. 100 Gigabytes costs $69.95 a month.|
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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