Growing demand for improved quality of service (QoS), quality of Experience (QoE), coupled with the increased demand for latency-fee online gaming experience and rich media & video over websites drives the demand for content delivery network market
The global content delivery network market size is anticipated to reach at USD 21 billion by 2025. The content delivery network solutions are been widely used in the media & entertainment industry to facilitate video content delivery and streamed audio. Users want to view the desired content anywhere, anytime, and in the most appropriate format. The need for high-quality and original content is increasing which in turn is changing the content consumption patterns continuously. This has necessitated proficient content delivery network solutions that can improve content delivery and optimize network performance.
The countries including India, China, and Singapore, the popularity of digital marketing and online gaming is increasing. Developments in technology along with the 4G network rollouts and smart city projects are also offering lucrative prospects. At this juncture, platform companies and large access providers are pursuing vertical and horizontal integration initiatives to sustain the strong competition. The increasing population along with the advent of advanced network technologies is promoting the content consumption and improved content delivery.
Based on the application, the market is segmented into retail & e-commerce, media & entertainment, BFSI, healthcare, online gaming, travel & tourism, IT & telecom, public sectors. The market for media & entertainment sector is anticipated to possess the largest market share in 2019 since the entertainment companies today are predominantly developing to match their user needs. Moreover, the growing demand for online streaming services and VOD has predominantly compelled optimization of the content delivery and network, thus, augmenting the content delivery network demand.
The global content delivery network market has strong competition among the well-established and new emerging players. These market players target to gain a competitive advantage over the other players by participating in partnerships, mergers, and acquisitions and expanding their businesses.
The global content delivery network market is a wide range to North America, Europe, APAC, South America, and the Middle East & Africa. North America is considered a mature market in the content delivery network applications, owing to an outsized presence of organization with the availability of technical expertise and advanced IT infrastructure. The US and Canada are the highest contributory countries to the expansion of the content delivery network market in North America.
The major players of the global content delivery network market are Limelight Networks, Akamai Technologies, AWS, Google, AT&T, Microsoft, Deutsche Telekom, IBM, Quantil, Fastly, Cloudflare, G-Core Labs, StackPath, and more. The content delivery network market is fragmented with the existence of well-known global and domestic players across the globe.
Segment Overview of Global Content Delivery Network Market
Content Type Overview, 2018-2025 (USD Billion)
Service Provider Outlook, 2018-2025 (USD Million)
- Traditional Commercial CDN
- Cloud CDN
- Peer to Peer CDN
- Telecom CDN
Application Overview, 2018-2025 (USD Billion)
- Media and Entertainment
- Retail & e-Commerce
- Online Gaming
- IT Telecom
- Public Sectors
- Travel & Tourism
Regional Overview, 2018-2025 (USD Billion)
- North America
- Rest of Europe
- Asia Pacific
- Rest of Asia-Pacific
- Middle East and Africa
- South Africa
- Rest of Middle East and Africa
- South America
- Rest of South America