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Company

Tencent Cloud is a leading global CDN that has resources distributed in 50+ countries and the highest service volume of all CDNs in Asia. It has a massive network with 1,100+ nodes in mainland China, extending beyond major ISPs to more than a dozen local providers.
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Products

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

  • Yes = Yes
  • Sortof/partially = Sort of/partially
  • No = No
  • Unknown = Unknown
Product
Dynamic content deliveryNon-cacheable content delivery. User login, shopping cart ... Yes ECDN (Enterprise CDN)
Small file deliveryStatic object delivery; caching of small files (file size <1 MB) Yes CDN
Large file deliveryStatic object delivery; caching of large files (file size >1 MB) Yes CDN
Live videoDelivery of live video. RTMP? Transcoding/transmuxing? Yes LVB (Live Video Broadcast )
Video on demandDelivery of on demand video Yes VOD
Image OptimizationAutomatic image transformation/compression/optimization No
DNSAuthoritative DNS for customer domain Yes DNSpod
WAFWeb Application Firewall Yes WAF
Anti-DDoSDDoS attack protection. Specific product(s) for this. Yes Anti-DDoS Advanced
tooltip Anti-DDoS Pro also available
Private CDNDedicated edge resources & custom configs No
Edge ComputeRun your code on CDN edge servers Sortof/partially Serverless Cloud Function
Origin StorageReduce load on origin. Faster cache miss responses. Yes Cloud Object Storage

Network

Tencent Cloud CDN has 1,100+ POPs in mainland China and POPs in all other continents including in India, Russia and Brazil.
Tencent Cloud network map

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Locations marked with * are not active yet but on the CDN's roadmap.

Region POPs Locations
North America 11 United States flag Atlanta - Chicago - Dallas - Los Angeles - New York City - San Jose
Canada flag Toronto
Latin America 2 Brazil flag Rio de Janeiro - São Paulo
Europe 6 Germany flag Frankfurt
Spain flag Madrid
France flag Paris
United Kingdom flag London
Italy flag Milan
Netherlands flag Amsterdam
Russia & CIS 1 Russia flag Moscow
Asia excl. China 21 Hong Kong flag Hong Kong
Indonesia flag Jakarta
India flag Bangalore - Calcutta - Chennai - Mumbai - New Delhi
Japan flag Osaka - Tokyo
Macau flag Macau
Malaysia flag Kuala Lumpur
South Korea flag Seoul - Seongnam
Philippines flag Manila
Singapore flag Singapore
Thailand flag Bangkok - Pathum Thani
Taiwan flag Taipei - Kaohsiung
Vietnam flag Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh
China 1100 China flag All major cities and provinces in China
Oceania 1 Australia flag Melbourne
Middle-East 4 United Arab Emirates flag Dubai
Bahrain flag Manama
Saudi Arabia flag Riyadh
Turkey flag Istanbul
Africa 1 South Africa flag Johannesburg

Pricing

Tencent Cloud CDN pricing is based on usage in the various CDN billing regions, with a tiered pricing model. Tencent Cloud bills by hourly traffic (GBs). More info:
Tencent Cloud CDN pricing

Pricing & contract duration
Minimum contract term None
Minimum monthly costs None
Requests costsCustomers pay for client to CDN requests None
Ingress costsCustomers pay for origin-to-CDN bytes transferred None
NA/EU traffic (low volume) $0.055 per GB
APAC traffic (low volume) $0.081 - $0.12 per GB (varies per region)
LATAM traffic (low volume) $0.12 per GB

Features

Good, extensive feature set offering (advanced) control over the CDN's behavior with features like TLS Version Configuration and Custom Error Page

View the tables below for more insight into the features Tencent Cloud 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. Yes Self-service, credit card required
Change propagation delayHow fast do config changes propagate to all POPs? Sortof/partially 5 minutes
Apex/root domain OK Blog: Root domain on CDN and performanceNo performance degradation when using http(s)://domain.com Sortof/partially Use DNSPod for DNS
HTTP/2 Yes
IPv6Do the edge servers have IPv6? Unknown
Compression CDN Guide: CompressionReduce file size for faster delivery Yes Resend from origin, or compress on edge
tooltip Fetch compressed or uncompressed from origin (configurable)
Origin pull - protocolHTTP only or HTTPS possible too? Yes HTTP, HTTPS, match protocol
Origin pull - Host headerUse client > edge value? Set specific value? Yes Can be IP address or hostname
tooltip Can be same host as in client-to-CDN requests
Origin ShieldCDN Guide: Origin ShieldOne POP pulls from origin, other POPs pull from the shield POP Sortof/partially Custom implementation by Tencent DevOps team
Push / uploadStore your content directly on CDN, no customer origin Yes Cloud Object Storage with free tier. Upload in the portal or via API
Cache control - CDN caching Yes Full and granular control
Cache control - client caching Yes Full and granular control
Serve Stale CDN Guide: Serve StaleCDN serves cached but expired content in case origin is in trouble Sortof/partially Serve stale if origin sends 5xx
Purge CDN Guide: PurgeInvalidate or delete cached objects on CDN Sortof/partially 5 minutes
Purge - capabilities Sortof/partially Purge all, purge by directory
Analytics Yes Many metrics available in console and via API
Log files Yes W3C formatted. Available for download in console and via API. Log roll period and delay depends on traffic volume.
API Yes Purge, configuration, analytics, logs
HTTPS & Content Protection
CDN domain HTTPSUse the CDN's domain, like cloudfront.net Yes
Customer domain HTTPSYour domain in the CDN's certificate Yes SNI. First 20 DV certs are free. Wildcard allowed
tooltip TrustAsia is the Certificate Authority
Customer cert HTTPSYour certificate on the CDN Yes SNI and free. Wildcard allowed.
Token authentication Yes 4 types of token/URL signing available
Geo blocking Sortof/partially Not self-service, support is needed
Hotlink protectionThird parties cannot deeplink to your content Yes Based on Referrer or IP address
Basic authenticationUser logs in on the CDN to get content No
IP white/blacklisting Yes Console and API. Block/allow individual IPs and IP ranges

Support

Customer support
Documentation Yes Good, extensive and public documentation
Humans Yes 24/7 support via the console. Multiple VIP support packages are available

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