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Worldwide Content Delivery Network Infrastructure Forecast, 2020-2024

Published by IDC Product code 945393
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Worldwide Content Delivery Network Infrastructure Forecast, 2020-2024
Published: June 25, 2020 Content info: 15 Pages
Description

This IDC study provides an overview of the market size and forecast for content delivery network (CDN) infrastructure. It is designed to be consumed by infrastructure suppliers that build platforms and systems for CDN providers worldwide."The infrastructure powering CDNs has also evolved in keeping up with requirements on bandwidth, latency, resiliency, and global availability," said Kuba Stolarski, research director, Infrastructure Systems, Platforms, and Technologies. "IDC has continued to observe and track the progress of CDN infrastructure. What started as a modest effort from Akamai has grown to a force to be reckoned with, powering the modern internet for many years to come," said Amita Potnis, research director, Infrastructure Systems, Platforms, and Technologies.

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Product Code: US46574220

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Executive Summary

Advice for Technology Suppliers

  • Know Your (CDN Provider) Customer
  • Prepare for Growth of Content Post-Pandemic
  • Envision a Common Datacenter Architecture
  • Recognize Continuing Price Competition

Market Forecast

  • Forecast by Technology Segments
  • Forecast by CDN Provider Type
  • Forecast by CDN Content Type

Market Context

  • Drivers and Inhibitors
    • Drivers
      • COVID-19 Pandemic
      • Launch of Video Streaming Services
      • Preparations for Imminent Planned Events
    • Inhibitors
      • Supply Chain
      • Bidirectional Network Traffic
  • Significant Market Developments
    • Impact of Macroeconomic and Geopolitical Events
    • Introduction of New Services and Delivery Models
    • CDN Provider Dynamics
      • CDN Edge Services
      • Cloud CDNs
      • Telco CDNs
  • Changes from Prior Forecast

Market Definition

  • Technology Segments
  • CDN Provider Type to Service Provider Mapping
  • CDN Content Type

Methodology

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