Avoid bad reviews caused by lag and connection issues
Gamers are a notoriously impatient group of consumers, quick to anger and prone to action en masse if the services they demand are not up to scratch. Online gaming requires fast reactions and sometimes over a hundred mouse click each minute – a robust and fast CDN is vital to maintain a good experience.
CDNetworks accelerates online gaming to keep gamers online and lag-free.
More complex games demand ever-larger files and more from the networks delivering these files. CDNetworks Content Acceleration allows large downloads to be optimized to ensure that data delivery is fast, and dynamic data is accelerated so the most up-to-date information is available.
Running gaming application seamlessly at the edge
Due to the global distributed network and short distance network connectivity between edge and end user, our Edge Computing Platform provides ultra-low latency, high bandwidth and reliable connections for professional gamers with exceptional gaming experience. ECP offers faster Round Trip Time (RTT), fewer points of contention and less chances for routing failure, increasing both responsiveness and availability in multi-user online games. For gaming developers, ECP provides them with a container orchestration system built on Kubernetes and Docker to write container-based gaming applications once and deploy them everywhere.
Scaling without extra cost for game launches
Game Companies have busy seasons and slow seasons, a game’s launch will likely be its busiest time, and they don’t want to have to build environment for peak capacity and then have it sit idle the rest of the time. CDNetworks’ CDN360 can give customers the scalability and elasticity needed for the long-term growth of their business.
Load balancing for spikes in player numbers
Player numbers are unpredictable – massive spikes normally means performance degradation and a victim of your business success. With CDNetworks content delivery policies based on real-time conditions and targets. Performance, availability and efficiency never need to be compromised.
Minimize latency around the globe for online gaming
Some markets are especially prone to delays and poor connectivity. CDNetworks minimizes lag time in every market and delivers the best experience possible to players around the world.