Why Limelight

Delivering exceptional digital experiences for you and your customers

In a digital world with no patience for slow or unreliable digital experiences, the processing and delivery of your digital assets has to be fast, reliable and secure. Limelight’s powerful edge services platform is uniquely able to 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:

  • ■ 70+ Tbps egress capacity and 100GbE private fiber backbone connected to 1,000+ ISP and last-mile networks
  • ~130 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

Unlike other providers, Limelight has developed and optimized its own software stack to deliver industry-leading performance over any connection type with a fully-integrated suite of software services. Features 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