Skip to content

CDN » Leaseweb

Leaseweb has been an established player in the (enterprise) hosting market for many years and launched their CDN mid 2013. Leaseweb claims 'the most competitive price in the CDN market' and has a reseller program.
Leaseweb website

Leaseweb logo

Leaseweb Products

View the table below for more insight into Leaseweb products.
Hover over/touch the product to view a short description.

Sort of/partially
Extra costs
Dynamic content deliveryNon-cacheable content delivery. User login, shopping cart ...
Small file deliveryStatic object delivery; caching of small files (file size <1 MB)
Large file deliveryStatic object delivery; caching of large files (file size >1 MB)
Live videoDelivery of live video. RTMP? Transcoding/transmuxing?
Video on demandDelivery of on demand video
Image OptimizationAutomatic image transformation/compression/optimization
DNSAuthoritative DNS for customer domain
WAFWeb Application Firewall
Anti-DDoSDDoS attack protection. Specific product(s) for this. DDoS IP Protection
Private CDNDedicated edge resources & custom configs Private CDN
Edge ComputeRun your code on CDN edge servers

Leaseweb Network

Leaseweb has a focus on North America and Europe, plus a few POPs in Asia.
Leaseweb network map

Click the country flag icon to navigate to a page showing all CDNs with POP(s) in that country
* = planned POPs
** = multiple POPs

North America 6 locations in 1 country
United States flag United States Dallas - Miami - San Jose - Washington D.C. - Seattle - Chicago
Latin America No edge servers
Europe 6 locations in 6 countries
Netherlands flag Netherlands Amsterdam
Switzerland flag Switzerland Zürich
Germany flag Germany Frankfurt
Spain flag Spain Madrid
France flag France Paris
Poland flag Poland Warsaw
Russia & CIS No edge servers
Asia excl. China 2 locations in 2 countries
Hong Kong flag Hong Kong Hong Kong
Singapore flag Singapore Singapore
China No edge servers
Oceania No edge servers
Middle East No edge servers
Africa No edge servers

Leaseweb Pricing

Leaseweb PAYG pricing

Pricing & contract duration
Minimum contract term One month
Minimum monthly costs $49
Requests costsCustomers pay for client to CDN requests None
Ingress costsCustomers pay for origin-to-CDN bytes transferred None
NA/EU traffic (low volume) $0.06 per GB
APAC traffic (low volume) $0.06 per GB
LATAM traffic (low volume) $0.06 per GB

Leaseweb Features

View the tables below for more insight into the features Leaseweb supports.
Hover over/touch the feature name to view a short description.

Sort of/partially
Extra costs
Web acceleration
Instant setupSign up, configure, start testing. Leaseweb needs 1 business day to get you started
Change propagation delayHow fast do config changes propagate to all POPs? Instant
Apex/root domain OK Blog: Root domain on CDN and performance No performance degradation when using http(s):// No global Anycast
WebSockets CDN Guide: WebSockets Technology for bidirectional communication in client-server apps
IPv6Do the edge servers have IPv6?
Compression CDN Guide: Compression Reduce file size for faster delivery Resend from origin or compress on the edge
Origin pull - protocolHTTP only or HTTPS possible too? HTTP and HTTPS
Origin pull - Host headerUse client > edge value? Set specific value?
Origin Shield CDN Guide: Origin Shield One POP pulls from origin, other POPs pull from the shield POP
Waiting RoomDuring peak traffic, route users to a virtual waiting room
Push / uploadStore your content directly on CDN, no customer origin
Cache control - CDN caching Can set max-age override and set 404 caching TTL
Cache control - client caching
Serve Stale CDN Guide: Serve Stale CDN serves cached but expired content in case origin is in trouble CDN serves cached if origin is down
Purge CDN Guide: Purge Invalidate or delete cached objects on CDN Instant most of the time
Purge - capabilities Purge per file and purge all
Analytics Bandwidth, geo distribution and more
Log files One hour delay. Fetch via FTP
API Purge, analytics, configuration
HTTPS & Content Protection
CDN domain HTTPSUse the CDN's domain, like Free. SNI
Customer domain HTTPSYour domain in the CDN's certificate
Customer cert HTTPSYour certificate on the CDN Free. SNI
Token authentication
Geo blocking
Hotlink protectionThird parties cannot deeplink to your content
Basic authenticationUser logs in on the CDN to get content
IP white/blacklisting

Leaseweb Support

Documentation Yes, public KB
Human support 24/7 personal support via telephone and email.
Status Page

Contact Leaseweb

Compare Leaseweb to another CDN