A tool used for faster delivery of content. The Content Delivery Network technology using intermediate storage points in data centers located closer to the users for the most popular content. This allows you to load web pages, according to the most frequent requests, much faster than without using this technology.
|First released||middle 1990s|
|Used by||Amazon, Google, Microsoft|
CDN technology has lots of benefits, such as: less latency, less packet loss, increased reliability, high availability, lower network load, lower delivery cost etc.