Company History - Limelight Networks

It’s really pretty simple.

We deliver your digital content. Fast. On any device. Any where. All the time.


Limelight is a top tier content delivery network (CDN) offering superior performance and high availability, featuring a massive network footprint, an object-based global file system that provides policy controlled cloud storage and replication, with powerful cloud-based software that enables organizations to deliver faster websites, more responsive web applications, the highest quality video for both on demand and live streaming, while operating at the scale needed to deliver software downloads and games updates to any device, mobile or fixed, anywhere in the world.

Our mission is to help our customers connect with their online audiences. To share ideas, applications, entertainment, you name it. Whether you need to update software for billions of devices, deliver the latest block-buster movie to millions of homes, or ensure everyone who requests your content receives an instant response, Limelight offers a better solution:

  • One of the world’s largest, best performing, and most highly available content delivery networks.
  • Powerful software to optimize content for the best viewing experience on any device.
  • End to end integrated services from storage of content in the cloud, to accelerated delivery of content and applications anywhere on earth.
  • Hundreds of CDN and software experts with decades of experience ensuring our customers deliver superb digital experiences to their online audiences.

No other provider in the market has an offering like Limelight Orchestrate, combining a suite of integrated cloud-based Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications with a private content delivery network to enable your digital content to reach everyone, everywhere.