|[November 19, 2012]
New NetDNA Acceleration Platform Lets Developers Embed CDN Services Into Web Apps and Services
LOS ANGELES --(Business Wire)--
today announced the NetDNA Acceleration Platform, the first content
delivery network (CDN) service that allows developers to seamlessly
embed web acceleration capabilities into their web services and
The new platform redefines how deeply integrated CDN services can be in
a web service or platform. NetDNA Acceleration Platform gives web
developers total control over CDN provisioning either to resell CDN
services to their customers through their apps, or for competitive
advantage as extra site performance or a free customer feature.
Early customer Player.IO,
a game developer network, uses the NetDNA Acceleration Platform as a
part of its service, helping to make the games developed on its network
faster and more successful.
a hassle-free and high-performance Word Press hosting service, lets its
customers that need performance add a CDN to their site using the
self-managing control panel right from the WPEngine user interface. The
service makes it easy for WPEngine to handle thousands of CDN zones in
The NetDNA Acceleration Platform leverages NetDNA's worldwide network of
edge servers and adds to that a new representational state transfer
(REST) -based API for web application integration and a very powerful
control panel that lets developers completely manage their services.
Demand for CDN services has skyrocketed with market analysts expecting
25 percent to 30 percent annual market growth between now and 2017. That
growth reflects how essential CDNs are becoming to most websites,
helping to improve search engine optimization, customer satisfaction and
"Slow web performance is a significant pain point for websites and
Internet businesses of all sizes. With NetDNA Acceleration Platform, we
are expanding the market for CDN services by enabling developers to pass
on web acceleration to their customers," said Chris Ueland, Co-Founder
and President of NetDNA. "Our goal is that CDN services become a
widespread feature of web apps giving all Internet sites the capability
to deliver optimal performance."
CDN Control Panel
The NetDNA Acceleration Platform control panel provides total
self-management of all CDN-related services and features. It can be
accessed on computers or using iOS or Android (News - Alert) tablets and smartphones.
The control panel allows self-management of all CDN functionality
including instant zone creation, cache-setting adjustments, instant
purge, CNAME manager and the ability to instantly set up an SSL service.
The REST API allows developers to create a plug-in that allows users to
provision a new CDN with changes taking effect across the network in
minutes. Developers can also use the REST API to build access to any
feature or function found in the control panel into their apps or
services. The API includes functions to create, modify and delete zones,
prime and purge cache files, list and update users and create all of the
To help ease integration, the NetDNA Acceleration Platform features a
developer's center (developer.netdna.com)
with tools and sample code that developers can use to test drive their
implementation and simplify their integration and testing of the CDN.
The developer's center features libraries for PERL, PhP, Microsoft (News - Alert) .net,
Python and Ruby on Rails.
NetDNA Acceleration Platform is available now. Pricing depends on data
volume, but starts at only $800.
About NetDNA, LLC
NetDNA, LLC is one of the fastest growing content delivery network (CDN)
with a 130 percent annual growth in new customers. The company is
rewriting the rules in the CDN market by being the most developer
friendly CDN with its Acceleration Platform. NetDNA has developed its
own data centers with proprietary software that lets the company provide
competitively priced, secure, no-compromise services that can be quickly
implemented to improve website performance. More than 9,300 companies
across the globe use NetDNA and MaxCDN services thanks to its worldwide
network, flexible deployment, custom development, dedicated support and
competitively priced bandwidth.
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