4 Acquisitions
IPO / Stock
Went Public on Jun 8, 2007 / NASDAQ:LLNW
Tempe, Arizona
Limelight Networks provides content delivery network services to deliver digital content over the internet.
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Content, Web Hosting, SaaS, Cloud Computing, Content Delivery Network

Company Details


Limelight Networks provides content delivery network services to deliver digital content over the internet. The company offers the Orchestrate Platform, a suite of integrated services, including content delivery services, video content management services, performance services for website and web application acceleration, and cloud storage services for various devices. It also offers professional services and other infrastructure services such as transit and rack space services.

Limelight Networks serves traditional and emerging media companies operating in the television, music, radio, newspaper, magazine, movie, game, software, and social media industries as well as enterprises, technology companies, and government entities conducting business online.

Limelight Networks was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Tempe, Arizona.

Funding Rounds (1) - $130M

DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Jul, 2006$130M / Venture1

Investors (1)

Venture (Lead)-

Acquisitions (4)

May 9, 2011$20M in Cash & Stock
May 2, 2011Unknown
Aug 2, 2010Cash & Stock
May 29, 2009Unknown

Investments (2)

DateInvested InRoundPartner(s)
Jul, 2015$21M / Venture (Lead)
May, 2010$10M / Series B

Current Team (8)


Products (6)

  • Agile Storage gives users control over how and where their content is stored.
  • Limelight Accelerate combines browser-based acceleration with a robust network platform to maximize Time to Action - the time it takes for
  • Limelight Deploy offers Immediate access to best-in-class CDN scale, technology, and capacity.
  • Dynamic Site Platform is designed to help non-technical users create, manage, publish, analyze and edit all types of content.
  • Limelight Video Platform was added to CrunchBase in 2012
  • Orchestrate Content Delivery delivers your content on one of the world's largest private CDNs.

Competitors (9)

  • 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.
  • Brightcove is offers cloud-based platforms to publish and distribute digital media.
  • Cotendo is a content delivery network and site acceleration services provider developing software focused on CDN technologies.
  • EdgeCast is a content delivery network (CDN) that helps companies accelerate and deliver static content to their users around the world.
  • Internap is a publicly traded company providing CDN and managed hosting services, and performance-optimized IT infrastructure services.
  • Content Delivery Network - Made in Switzerland. We’re a passionate team operating a high-performance content delivery network (CDN).
  • The intelligent cloud-based platform for your video business.

Offices/Locations (1)

  • Corporate Headquarter

    222 South Mill Avenue

    Tempe, Arizona 85281

    United States

Past Team (25)


Past Event Appearances (5)

Images (1)


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