Yesterday (on May 15, 2012), Limelight Networks, the leading provider of innovative Content Delivery Network services and solutions, announced that it had entered into a strategic alliance with Concentric Cloud solutions, and the latter had added a variety of Limelight Networks’ solutions to its own cloud-based applications offerings.
As part of this deal, Concentric’s new offerings will use Limelight Networks’ solutions, like the Content Acceleration offering, which includes Caching and Streaming capabilities of content delivery will leverage Limelight Deliver. The Application Acceleration for web, mobile and application acceleration will leverage Limelight Accelerate, whereas as Limelight’s Agile Storage will be used for Concentric’s Content Storage. Apart from this, Concentric Cloud will also leverage Limelight Networks’ fast and reliable global computing platform to ensure high performance and reliability of its cloud-based offerings.
Both Limelight Networks and Concentric Cloud were happy with the deal and mentioned that Concentric’s clients would be able to get a variety of new solutions for better delivery and management of their online content by leveraging Limelight’s suite of solutions.