"Akamai has proved itself as a CDN. Its widely-distributed network has enabled gumi Asia to accelerate the delivery of our content to millions of our players to enjoy worldwide."

Ronnie Tan , Director of Operations , gumi Asia Pte Ltd

The Situation

gumi Asia has acquired a worldwide following for its hit mobile titles and its existing CDN was unable to deliver its content at a satisfactory speed. The company was sourcing for a more efficient and better performing CDN provider.

The Challenge

gumi Asia was looking for a cost-effective and efficient CDN partner that can integrate well into its infrastructure and deliver its content speedily and consistently in multiple countries, without compromising on security.

The Goals

gumi Asia needed to meet three key requirements to support its objectives:

  • High CDN performance
  • Smooth technical integration and ease of use
  • Excellent customer support

Why Akamai?

Akamai has enabled gumi Asia to deliver its content faster to its millions of players worldwide, regardless of their location. Its Support Team is professional and pleasant to work with, and are always willing to go the extra mile to recommend solutions to questions and challenges faced by the company.

About gumi Asia Pte Ltd

gumi Asia is a fully-owned subsidiary of gumi Inc - a leading Japan-listed Mobile Game Publisher and Developer, with overseas operations in France, Korea, Singapore, Taiwan and the United States.

Established since 2012, gumi Asia’s mandate is to do global operations and publishing of mobile games. Its team of 100 over employees have successfully launched and operated (localization, development and marketing) several mobile game titles to the audiences worldwide.

About Akamai

Akamai secures and delivers digital experiences for the world’s largest companies. Akamai’s intelligent edge platform surrounds everything, from the enterprise to the cloud, so customers and their businesses can be fast, smart, and secure. Top brands globally rely on Akamai to help them realize competitive advantage through agile solutions that extend the power of their multi-cloud architectures. Akamai keeps decisions, apps and experiences closer to users than anyone — and attacks and threats far away. Akamai’s portfolio of edge security, web and mobile performance, enterprise access and video delivery solutions is supported by unmatched customer service, analytics and 24/7/365 monitoring. To learn why the world’s top brands trust Akamai, visit www.akamai.com, blogs.akamai.com, or @Akamai on Twitter. You can find our global contact information at www.akamai.com/locations.