China CDN

Extend Akamai's global presence to capitalize on the unprecedented growth of online users in China

With world’s largest online population, China presents a huge opportunity for businesses to gain new customers and increase revenue and brand value. However regional complexities and regulatory requirements make it difficult for businesses to deliver superior digital experiences in China.

Akamai China CDN, in partnership with China Net Center is designed to simplify your ability to deliver fast, reliable and secure digital experiences to consumers in Mainland China. We understand the business and institutional requirements involved in delivering content within China, and will introduce you to appropriate local partners who can facilitate ICP license application process and thus help to mitigate regulatory surprises. Launch your website using China CDN and capitalize on the enormous potential and explosive growth of online users in China.

Engage with the largest online population of the world

The Internet proliferation in China shows no signs of slowing down. With over 730 million Internet users, one out of every five online users in the world is from China. And with over 53% of the Chinese population already on the Internet, businesses all over the world are looking to tap the enormous potential and explosive growth of online audiences in China.

But customer expectations all over the world are on the rise. Data shows that across sites and apps, 53% of visits are abandoned if a mobile site takes more than 3 seconds to load, and 49% of users expect a mobile app to respond within 2 seconds or less. Thus in order to delight customers and increase revenue, it is imperative to deliver digital experiences that are fast, secure, reliable and always available.

Challenges with delivering content in China

Regional complexities and regulatory requirements make it difficult for businesses to deliver superior digital experiences in China. This leads to sluggish performance and bad customer experiences. Relying solely on local ISPs is ineffective as expansive geography, fragmented Internet infrastructure and peering delays between the ISPs make it difficult to provide consistent experiences.

What is China CDN?

Akamai China CDN, in partnership with China Net Center simplifies your ability to deliver superior digital experiences to users in Mainland China. And because Akamai understands the business and institutional requirements involved in delivering your content within China, we will introduce you to appropriate local partners who can facilitate ICP license application process and thus help to mitigate regulatory surprises.

Key benefits of China CDN

Minimize latency by bringing content closer to customers
By partnering with local ISPs, China CDN brings your digital content closer to customers not only in major metropolitan areas but also in inland regions. It’s built-in cache optimization maximizes the amount of a site’s content that is offloaded leading to significant performance improvement.

Real time route optimization
China CDN analyzes real time data continuously and automatically selects an optimized path by avoiding internet congestion points and outages. This results in the delivery of dynamic content more quickly and reliably to end-users.

TCP optimizations speed up data delivery
China CDN automatically optimizes TCP connections by increasing the amount of data transferred, keeping TCP connections open for longer duration and utilizing them for multiple requests. This reduces the total number of round trips needed to fetch data and leads to accelerated delivery of web content.

Delivering fast, secure, and reliable digital experiences is the key to increase engagement, revenue and brand value. Launch your website using China CDN and capitalize on the enormous potential and explosive growth of online users in China.