Overview

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Status
Acquired by on December 9, 2013
Total Equity Funding
$74M in 5 Rounds from 5 Investors
Headquarters:
Santa Monica, CA
Description:
EdgeCast is a content delivery network (CDN) that helps companies accelerate and deliver static content to their users around the world.
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Categories:
E-Commerce, Content, Video Streaming, Content Delivery Network
Website:
http://www.edgecast.com
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Company Details

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EdgeCast is a content delivery network (CDN) that helps companies accelerate and deliver static and dynamic content to end users around the world. It has since evolved into a full-service web performance company, with the recent launch of front-end optimization, DNS, and eCommerce CDN products.

Major customers include Yahoo!, Tumblr, Pinterest, Twitter, Wordpress, and Hulu. The company has about 6,000 customers (as of October 2013) and carries approximately 6% of the world’s Internet traffic.

Deloitte recently ranked EdgeCast as the #1 fastest-growing Internet company in America, and the #1 fastest-growing Los Angeles company in their 2012 "Fast 500" list.

Funding Rounds (5) - $74M

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DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Jul, 2013$54M / Series D3
Apr, 2010$10M / Series C2
Dec, 2007$6M / Series B1
Jun, 2007$4M / Series A2
Aug, 2006undisclosed amount / Seed0

Current Team (16)

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Products (6)

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  • The EdgeCast Application Delivery Network brings dozens of cutting-edge optimizations and acceleration features together into one
  • The EC360 Analytics & Reporting Suite is a comprehensive set of reporting modules that give you unprecedented visibility into your
  • The EdgeCast content delivery network (CDN) helps companies accelerate and deliver static and dynamic content to end users around the
  • Edge Optimizer was added to CrunchBase in 2013
  • EdgeCast Route is a high-performance, high availability, scalable and secure DNS platform. Route leverages EdgeCast’s massive global IP
  • Storage was added to CrunchBase in 2013

Competitors (7)

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  • Akamai® is the leading provider of cloud services for helping enterprises provide secure, high-performing user experiences on any device.
  • BitGravity is a content delivery network optimized for on-demand video delivery and HD live streaming.
  • CDNetworks enables global cloud acceleration to e-business customers across industries such as finance, travel, manufacturing and media.
  • Fastly is the future of content delivery.
  • Internap is a publicly traded company providing CDN and managed hosting services, and performance-optimized IT infrastructure services.
  • Level 3 Communications is an international communications company developing IP transit networks in North America and Europe.
  • Limelight Networks provides content delivery network services to deliver digital content over the internet.

Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Office

    2850 Ocean Park Blvd.

    Santa Monica, CA 90405

    USA

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Images (2)

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