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BunnyCDN versus CDNetworks

Easily compare BunnyCDN and CDNetworks 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 BunnyCDN CDNetworks
Short profile BunnyCDN is CDN with POPs on 6 continents, all the modern content delivery features and prices that are low compared to other CDNs. Founded in 2000, CDNetworks has been in the content delivery space longer than most other CDNs. CDNetworks always had, and still has, a strong focus on emerging markets like Brazil and Russia. CDNetworks has a wide range of content delivery/acceleration and security products.

Products

Product BunnyCDN CDNetworks
Dynamic content deliveryNon-cacheable content delivery. User login, shopping cart ... Not available/supported Available/supported
Small file deliveryStatic object delivery; caching of small files (file size <1 MB) Available/supported Available/supported
Large file deliveryStatic object delivery; caching of large files (file size >1 MB) Available/supported Available/supported
Live videoDelivery of live video. RTMP? Transcoding/transmuxing? Not available/supported Available/supported
Video on demandDelivery of on demand video Partially Available/supported
Image OptimizationAutomatic image compression/optimization Not available/supported Available/supported
DNSAuthoritative DNS for customer domain Not available/supported Available/supported
WAFWeb Application Firewall Not available/supported Available/supported
Anti-DDoSDDoS attack protection. Specific product(s) for this. Not available/supported Available/supported
Private CDNDedicated edge resources & custom configs Not available/supported Not available/supported

Network

Region BunnyCDN CDNetworks
North America 10 11
Latin America 1 7
Europe 11 13
Russia & CIS 1 17
Asia, excl China 5 20
China 0 20
Oceania 5 1
Middle-East 1 9
Africa 1 4

Pricing

Pricing & contract duration BunnyCDN CDNetworks
Minimum contract term None 12 months
Minimum monthly costs $10 per year recharge Unknown
Requests costsCustomers pay for client to CDN requests None Unknown
Ingress costsCustomers pay for origin-to-CDN bytes transferred None Unknown
NA/EU traffic (low volume) $0.01 per GB Unknown
APAC traffic (low volume) $0.03 per GB Unknown
LATAM traffic (low volume) $0.045 per GB Unknown

Features

Web acceleration BunnyCDN CDNetworks
Instant setupSign up, configure, start testing. Available/supported Not available/supported Can't sign up and get started. Must talk to sales.
Change propagation delayHow fast do config changes propagate to all POPs? Partially 10 seconds Partially ~ 15 minutes
Apex/root domain OK Blog: Root domain on CDN and performanceNo performance degradation when using http(s)://domain.com Not available/supported Not available/supported Non-Anycasted network
HTTP/2 Available/supported Not available/supported
IPv6Do the edge servers have IPv6? Available/supported Unknown
Compression CDN Guide: CompressionReduce file size for faster delivery Compress on the fly. Brotli Resend from origin or compress on edge
Origin pull - protocolHTTP only or HTTPS possible too? Available/supported HTTP or HTTPS or Match protocol Available/supported HTTP and HTTPS
Origin pull - Host headerUse client > edge value? Set specific value? Available/supported Hostname or IP address. Can configure specific other Host header Available/supported 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 Extra costs In private beta testing Extra costs Multiple POPs can act as shield
Push / uploadStore your content directly on CDN, no customer origin Extra costs Upload to central storage in Germany (CDN pulls from this). $0.01/GB Extra costs
Cache control - CDN caching Available/supported Honor origin sent headers or configure overrides Available/supported Full and granular control
Cache control - client caching Available/supported Available/supported Full and granular control
Serve stale CDN Guide: Serve staleCDN serves cached but expired content in case origin is in trouble Not available/supported Available/supported
Purge CDN Guide: PurgeInvalidate or delete cached objects on CDN Available/supported Instant Partially Completion time is 5 - 10 minutes
Purge - capabilities Partially Purge file and purge all Available/supported Purge all, purge by directory, by file extension
Analytics Available/supported Available/supported
Log files Available/supported Accessible via portal and API. Delay is 20-30 seconds. Available/supported
API Available/supported Purge, analytics, configuration, logs Available/supported Purge, analytics, configuration
HTTPS & Content Protection BunnyCDN CDNetworks
CDN domain HTTPSUse the CDN's domain, like cloudfront.net Available/supported Free. SNI Not available/supported
Customer domain HTTPSYour domain in the CDN's certificate Available/supported Free. SNI Extra costs
Customer cert HTTPSYour certificate on the CDN Available/supported Free. SNI Extra costs
Token authentication Available/supported Available/supported
Geo blocking Available/supported Country level blocking (at the DNS level) Available/supported
Hotlink protectionThird parties cannot deeplink to your content Available/supported blocking specific referrers, block requests without referrer, whitelist allowed referrers Available/supported
Basic authenticationUser logs in on the CDN to get content Not available/supported Available/supported
IP white/blacklisting Available/supported Available/supported

Support

Customer support BunnyCDN CDNetworks
Documentation Available/supported Yes, public Partially Yes, but not public
Humans Available/supported All customers get email support with a 24 hour reply SLA (<4 hour plan to be introduced later in 2019). No phone support. Large customers get access to their Slack channel. Available/supported All customers get 24/7 email and phone support