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Provider Report

EdgeCast

Overview

EdgeCast Networks is a private company based in Santa Monica, CA. Since its founding in 2006, EdgeCast has raised $74 million in funding from investors including Steamboat Ventures and Menlo Ventures. The company has over 200 employees and revenue is not known. The EdgeCast CDN and DNS networks consist of points of presence in North America, Europe, Asia and Oceania. Key differentiators include many high-profile clients, including Tumblr, Yahoo! and Pinterest; an emphasis on solid peering and placement of PoPs near primary Internet Exchange Points; add-on features including full size acceleration; and an established track record supporting high volume clients.

Links

Website
http://www.edgecast.com
Status
http://app.cloudharmony.com/status-for-edgecast
Speedtest
http://app.cloudharmony.com/speedtest-for-edgecast

Service Information

EdgeCast CDN
http://app.cloudharmony.com/provider/edgecast#edgecast:cdn
EdgeCast DNS
http://app.cloudharmony.com/provider/edgecast#edgecast:dns

EdgeCast CDNCDN

Notes

EdgeCast sells directly to organizations with larger bandwidth requirements. EdgeCast is also available with no minimums from multiple resellers including SoftLayer.

Links

Website
http://www.edgecast.com
Status
http://app.cloudharmony.com/status-of-cdn-for-edgecast
Speedtest
http://app.cloudharmony.com/speedtest-for-edgecast:cdn

Points of Presence (POPs) [34]

Actual Estimated Planned Special
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Service Availability

Measured Availability

Region 7 days 14 days 30 days 60 days 90 days 180 days 365 days
Global 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
US West 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
US Central 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
US East 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Europe 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Asia 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Oceania 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Africa 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%

Service has not been monitored for the full duration of this interval

Service Marketshare

 List Name   List Date   Snapshot Date   Marketshare   Change   Rank 
Alexa 1,000 5 Mar 2015 5 Mar 2015 32 of 1,000 (3.2%) +4 4 of 14
Alexa 10,000 5 Mar 2015 5 Mar 2015 212 of 10,000 (2.12%) +18 3 of 20
Fortune 500 1 Jun 2014 5 Mar 2015 3 of 500 (0.6%) +2 7 of 13

Content Delivery Network Features

EdgeCast DNSManaged DNS

Links

Website
http://www.edgecast.com
Status
http://app.cloudharmony.com/status-of-dns-for-edgecast
Speedtest
http://app.cloudharmony.com/speedtest-for-edgecast:dns

Points of Presence (POPs) [22]

Actual Estimated Planned Special
image description

Service Availability

Measured Availability

Region 7 days 14 days 30 days 60 days 90 days 180 days 365 days
Global 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
US West 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
US Central 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
US East 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Europe 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Asia 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Oceania 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Africa 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%

Service has not been monitored for the full duration of this interval

Service Marketshare

 List Name   List Date   Snapshot Date   Marketshare   Change   Rank 
Alexa 1,000 5 Mar 2015 5 Mar 2015 4 of 1,000 (0.4%) +1 14 of 19
Alexa 10,000 5 Mar 2015 5 Mar 2015 20 of 10,000 (0.2%) +4 16 of 20
Fortune 500 1 Jun 2014 25 Aug 2014 1 of 500 (0.2%) 0 15 of 15

Managed DNS Features

Primary/Secondary DNS Support

Capability Primary Secondary
 AXFR
 IXFR
 NOTIFY
 TSIG

DNS Query Pricing / Standard

Recurring

Normalized Price

First 1 billion
$50/month + $0.40/million
Over 1 billion
$50/month + $0.20/million

DNS Query Pricing / Failover

Recurring

Normalized Price

First 1 billion
$50/month + $0.60/million
Over 1 billion
$50/month + $0.30/million

DNS Query Pricing / Location or Zone Based Routing

Recurring

Normalized Price

First 1 billion
$50/month + $1.50/million
Over 1 billion
$50/month + $1/million