Comparison of the Amazon Cloudfront and Fastly CDNs
In the tables below you can easily compare Amazon Cloudfront and Fastly 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||Amazon Cloudfront||Fastly|
|POPs in North-America||14US edge locations are in Ashburn, VA; Dallas/Fort Worth, TX; Jacksonville, FL; Los Angeles, CA (2); Miami, FL; New York, NY (2); Newark, NJ; Palo Alto, CA; San Jose, CA; Seattle, WA, South Bend, IN and St. Louis, MO||4|
|POPs in Europe||7European edge locations are in Amsterdam, Dublin, Frankfurt, London, Paris, Stockholm and Milan.||3|
|POPs in Asia (not China)||5Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo, Osaka and Seoul.||Not Available|
|POPs in China||0||Not Available|
|POPs in Australia||1Sydney||Not Available|
|POPs in South-America||1Sao Paulo.||Not Available|
|POPs in Middle-East||0||Not Available|
|POPs in Africa||0||Not Available|
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||$0.12 per GB||$0.12 per GB|
|Price US/EU traffic - high volume||$0.02 per GB, at 5000 TB per month||$0.02 per GB, at 5000 TB per month|
|Extra charge for APAC region traffic||58%$0.19 / GB for Hong Kong & Singapore and $0.201 / GB for Japan||733%Negotiable|
|Storage||FreeS3 storage charges may apply for S3 backed distributions.|
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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