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ArvanCloud versus CDNvideo

Easily compare ArvanCloud and CDNvideo for POP locations, products, pricing, features & support. We hope this helps you better understand the similarities and differences between these content delivery networks.

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Company

Company ArvanCloud CDNvideo
Short profile ArvanCloud is global provider of cloud services, including CDN, Security and DNS. ArvanCloud wants to stand out in the CDN market with low pricing and excellent customer support. Their anycasted network has POPs on several continents. Later in 2020 a new POP will launch in Pakistan and ArvanCloud will expand its presence in India and Turkey. CDNvideo is a global CDN provider with a wide network of servers located on five continents and a part of Wangsu group owning the second largest CDN in the world (>86K servers + bandwidth of 42 TB/sec). Their specialties are live streaming, VoD, HTTP caching, transcoding and website acceleration. CDNvideo has developed an unlimited cloud storage and an HTML5 player enabling P2P streaming and 360-degree video demonstration.

Products

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

Network

Region ArvanCloud CDNvideo
North America 3 13
Latin America 0 7
Europe 3 11
Russia & CIS 0 37
Asia excl. China 4 23
China 0 100
Oceania 1 4
Middle-East 5 8
Africa 0 7

Pricing

Pricing & contract duration ArvanCloud CDNvideo
Minimum contract term None 1 month
Minimum monthly costs None $50
Requests costsCustomers pay for client to CDN requests $0.0014 per 10k requests None
Ingress costsCustomers pay for origin-to-CDN bytes transferred $0.037 - $0.05 per GB None
NA/EU traffic (low volume) $0.037 per GB $0.05
APAC traffic (low volume) $0.05 per GB $0.05
LATAM traffic (low volume) Not applicable $0.05

Features

  • Yes = Yes
  • Sortof/partially = Sort of/partially
  • No = No
  • Extra costs = Extra costs
  • Unknown = Unknown
Web acceleration ArvanCloud CDNvideo
Instant setupSign up, configure, start testing. Yes Yes 5 minutes
Change propagation delayHow fast do config changes propagate to all POPs? Yes Instant Sortof/partially 5 minutes
Apex/root domain OK Blog: Root domain on CDN and performanceNo performance degradation when using http(s)://domain.com Yes Anycasted network No Non-Anycasted network
HTTP/2 Yes Yes
IPv6Do the edge servers have IPv6? Unknown Unknown
Compression CDN Guide: CompressionReduce file size for faster delivery Yes Resend from origin, or compress on edge Sortof/partially Resend from origin only
tooltip Does not compress on the edge
Origin pull - protocolHTTP only or HTTPS possible too? Yes HTTP and HTTPS.
tooltip IP address as origin is possible
Yes HTTP and HTTPS.
tooltip IP address as origin is possible
Origin pull - Host headerUse client > edge value? Set specific value? Yes Configure specific other Host header
tooltip CDN can also forward client request Host header to origin
Yes Configure specific other Host header
tooltip CDN can also forward client request Host header to origin
Origin ShieldOne POP pulls from origin, other POPs pull from the shield POP No Unknown
Push / uploadStore your content directly on CDN, no customer origin Extra costs Object Storage service. $0.023 per GB Extra costs Upload via web interface. Storage costs apply
Cache control - CDN caching Yes Yes
Cache control - client caching Yes Yes
Serve Stale CDN Guide: Serve StaleCDN serves cached but expired content in case origin is in trouble Sortof/partially Always Online feature can be turned on.
tooltip No Cache-Control extensions support
Yes
Purge CDN Guide: PurgeInvalidate or delete cached objects on CDN Yes Purging takes ~10 seconds Sortof/partially Purging takes a few minutes
Purge - capabilities Sortof/partially Purge all and purge by directory, but not by tag or header Sortof/partially Purge all but not purge by directory or tag or header
Analytics Yes Near real-time
tooltip Insight into Origin Server Response Time
Sortof/partially 1-5 minutes delay
Log files Sortof/partially Pushed to customer's syslog server in real-time
tooltip Free in paid plans
Sortof/partially Download from the UI
tooltip Logs are ~ 30 minutes delayed
API Yes Purge, analytics and configuration Yes Purge, analytics and configuration
HTTPS & Content Protection ArvanCloud CDNvideo
CDN domain HTTPSUse the CDN's domain, like cloudfront.net Yes Yes Free
Customer domain HTTPSYour domain in the CDN's certificate Yes Free. SNI Yes Free
Customer cert HTTPSYour certificate on the CDN Yes Free. SNI. EV cert is possible Extra costs
Token authentication Yes Yes
Geo blocking Extra costs Part of the Cloud Security product Yes
Hotlink protectionThird parties cannot deeplink to your content No Yes
Basic authenticationUser logs in on the CDN to get content No Yes
IP white/blacklisting Extra costs Part of the Cloud Security product Yes

Support

Customer support ArvanCloud CDNvideo
Documentation Yes Yes, public and available in English and Persian/Farsi languages Sortof/partially Yes, the Starters Guide is available to the public
Humans Yes Phone support is available. Service level depends on customer's price plan Yes All customers get 24/7 email, Skype and phone support