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

  • Yes = Yes
  • Sortof/partially = Sort of/partially
  • No = No
  • Unknown = Unknown
Dynamic content deliveryNon-cacheable content delivery. User login, shopping cart ... Sortof/partially
Small file deliveryStatic object delivery; caching of small files (file size <1 MB) Yes
Large file deliveryStatic object delivery; caching of large files (file size >1 MB) Yes
Live videoDelivery of live video. RTMP? Transcoding/transmuxing? Yes
Video on demandDelivery of on demand video Yes
Image OptimizationAutomatic image transformation/compression/optimization No
DNSAuthoritative DNS for customer domain No
WAFWeb Application Firewall Unknown
Anti-DDoSDDoS attack protection. Specific product(s) for this. Extra costs DDoS IP Protection
Private CDNDedicated edge resources & custom configs Yes Private CDN
Edge ComputeRun your code on CDN edge servers Unknown


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

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Region POPs Locations
North America 6 United States flag Dallas - Miami - San Jose - Washington D.C. - Seattle - Chicago
Latin America 0
Europe 6 Netherlands flag Amsterdam
Switzerland flag Zurich
Germany flag Frankfurt
Spain flag Madrid
France flag Paris
Poland flag Warsaw
Russia & CIS 0
Asia excl. China 2 Hong Kong flag Hong Kong
Singapore flag Singapore
China 0
Oceania 0
Middle-East 0
Africa 0


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


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

  • Yes = Yes
  • Sortof/partially = Sort of/partially
  • No = No
  • Extra costs = Extra costs
  • Unknown = Unknown
Web acceleration
Instant setupSign up, configure, start testing. No Leaseweb needs 1 business day to get you started
Change propagation delayHow fast do config changes propagate to all POPs? Yes Instant
Apex/root domain OK Blog: Root domain on CDN and performanceNo performance degradation when using http(s):// No No global Anycast
HTTP/2 Yes
IPv6Do the edge servers have IPv6? No
Compression CDN Guide: CompressionReduce file size for faster delivery Yes Resend from origin or compress on the edge
Origin pull - protocolHTTP only or HTTPS possible too? Yes HTTP and HTTPS
Origin pull - Host headerUse client > edge value? Set specific value? Yes
Origin ShieldCDN Guide: Origin ShieldOne POP pulls from origin, other POPs pull from the shield POP Yes
Push / uploadStore your content directly on CDN, no customer origin Yes
Cache control - CDN caching Sortof/partially Can set max-age override and set 404 caching TTL
Cache control - client caching Sortof/partially
Serve Stale CDN Guide: Serve StaleCDN serves cached but expired content in case origin is in trouble Sortof/partially CDN serves cached if origin is down
Purge CDN Guide: PurgeInvalidate or delete cached objects on CDN Yes Instant most of the time
Purge - capabilities Sortof/partially Purge per file and purge all
Analytics Yes Bandwidth, geo distribution and more
Log files Sortof/partially One hour delay. Fetch via FTP
API Yes Purge, analytics, configuration
HTTPS & Content Protection
CDN domain HTTPSUse the CDN's domain, like Yes Free. SNI
Customer domain HTTPSYour domain in the CDN's certificate No
Customer cert HTTPSYour certificate on the CDN Yes Free. SNI
Token authentication Yes
Geo blocking Yes
Hotlink protectionThird parties cannot deeplink to your content Yes
Basic authenticationUser logs in on the CDN to get content No
IP white/blacklisting Yes


Customer support
Documentation Yes Yes, public KB
Humans Yes 24/7 personal support via telephone and email.

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