Why Limelight

Delivering exceptional digital experiences for you and your customers

In a world with no patience for slow or unreliable online experiences, your streaming video, file downloads and other digital assets need fast, reliable and secure processing and delivery. Limelight’s powerful edge services platform is uniquely able to help you deliver on these expectations by leveraging our global private IP network, intelligent software and world-class service and support.

Fast, Reliable and Secure Private Global Network

Limelight has one of the world’s largest private global networks, enabling you to bypass internet congestion and avoid many security potholes. Optimized for the highest performance, our infrastructure includes:

  • ■ 110+ Tbps egress capacity and 100GbE private fiber backbone connected to 1,000+ ISP and last-mile networks
  • ~140 Points of Presence around the world, unlike other cloud solutions that restrict your presence to a handful of datacenters
  • ■ Dense architecture with industry-leading 98% cache-hit efficiency
  • ■ Industry’s highest performing origin storage solution
  • ■ Global edge processing capabilities that enable real-time applications and workflows


Software Stack Optimized For Performance

Limelight has developed and optimized its own software stack to deliver industry-leading performance over any connection type. Limelight also offers a fully-integrated suite of software services. Your developers can integrate Limelight services into your workflows, and build innovation and efficiency with developer tools and edge compute. Your operations team can use secure web portals for hands-on control. Capabilities include:


Free Access to World Class Service

If you encounter a problem, you should be able to talk to a human - and a competent one at that! At Limelight, every person is committed to delivering a better experience for you and your customers, which is just one reason our customer satisfaction scores continue to reach new highs year after year. Limelight services include:

  • ■ Free, unrestricted access to live technical support
  • ■ A 24/7/365 global Network Operations Center
  • ■ An award-winning Professional Services team with extensive expertise solving complex integration challenges
  • ■ Responsive service and support teams with proven experience helping customers successfully deliver some of the internet’s largest events
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