CDN refers to Content Delivery Network and is a system of distributing content along multiple servers for it's better delivery. Servers are banks that hold the content and can be accessed by the user. These servers are
located at different geographical locations to enable efficient reach and
faster distribution decreasing delay in the relay of content.
Yes. Niche Video Media distributes content using a powerful CDN.
Advantages in using CDN:
- Speed – efficient distribution of content in the shortest possible time
- Instant streaming – CDN allows users to view a file as and when it is uploading
- Dependability - Since files are distributed through multiple servers, crashing is a rarity. Parallely, there is always another copy of your file on the cloud.
- Bandwidth saver – CDN cuts down on bandwidth thereby lightening your hosting costs
- Content from a CDN can be viewed on any device
- Viewers can control the functions of the video player (play, pause) as they please
- The CDN network supports all audio and video formats