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South Korea CDN

An overview of Content Delivery Networks with edge servers in South Korea

CDNs in South Korea

We know of 17 content delivery networks that have edge servers in one or more locations in South Korea. 1 content delivery network provider has plans to launch a new POP in South Korea.

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* = planned POP
** = multiple POPs

CDN POP Locations Cities
Akamai ?
BelugaCDN 1 Seoul
Bunny CDN 1 Seoul
CacheFly 1 Seoul
CDNetworks 1 Seoul
CDNvideo 1 Seoul
ChinaCache 1 Seoul
Cloudflare 1 Seoul
CloudFront 1 Seoul**
EdgeNext 1 Seoul
Edgio 1 Seoul
Fastly 1 Seoul
Gcore 1 Seoul
Imperva 1 Seoul
Lumen 1 Seoul
Medianova 0 Seoul*
StackPath 1 Seoul
Tencent Cloud 2 Seoul - Seongnam

Is Tencent Cloud the best CDN for South Korea?

Of all cdn providers in South Korea, Tencent Cloud is the cdn company with edge servers in the most different locations (2). This does not mean Tencent Cloud is the best content delivery network in South Korea in terms of performance. However, having more POP locations in the country does typically help deliver content with low latency, especially in large countries.

Akamai in South Korea

Akamai is generally considered to be the largest CDN with edge servers in the most countries. However, the content delivery network company never publishes details about how many POPs they have in a country or where their CDN edge servers are located. The Akamai website has a public PDF with all countries where Akamai maintains Server Points of Presence and South Korea is listed in that document, but specifics are not mentioned. It remains unknown how many POPs or edge servers Akamai has in South Korea.

South Korea

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