Alibaba Cloud CDN


Alibaba Cloud CDN

Alibaba Cloud CDN Description

Alibaba Cloud is a part of the Alibaba Group which specializes in cloud computing. The products under Alibaba Cloud include a CDN solution, an SSL service, Cloud storage, and Elastic Computing amongst others. Since the CDN solution is part of the Alibaba Cloud family of products, it is naturally integrated with most of the other products.

Alibaba’s CDN solution is primarily focussed on China, with most of its nodes located on the Chinese mainland. They do also have some PoPs overseas. However, since these aren’t included in standard use, they are excluded from our pop count.

Alibaba Cloud CDN has some notable customers including Philips, Schneider, Blogmint, and Changba

Alibaba Cloud CDN Pops

Alibaba Cloud CDN feature overview

Fully supported Partially supported Additional costs Not supported Unknown
Feature Support
PoPs 40
Purge All Feature not supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
Instant Purge Feature not supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
Control panel Feature fully supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
Origin Push Feature fully supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
Origin Pull Feature fully supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
Origin Shield Additional costs may apply for this feature
GZIP Compression Feature not supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
Custom Rules Feature fully supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
HTTP/2 Protocol Feature not supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
SPDY Protocol Feature fully supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
Raw Access Logs Feature not supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
Real time statistics Feature fully supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
Online signup Feature fully supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
API Feature fully supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
Custom CNAMEs Feature fully supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
Shared SSL Certificates Feature fully supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
Custom SSL Certificates Additional costs may apply for this feature
Wildcard SSL Certificates Feature not supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
Support Provide multiple support plans, with varying prices
Video On Demand (VoD) Feature fully supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
RTMP Streaming Feature fully supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
Multiple CDNs Feature not supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
CDN balancing tech Feature not supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN
Storage Feature fully supported by Alibaba Cloud CDN

Alibaba Cloud CDN Price Overview

Alibaba offers 4 different pricing models for its CDN service. The first of which is Pay-per-Traffic, based on the total amount of data used with a price starting at $0.04 per GB for Mainland China, and $0.07 per GB for Overseas data.

Their second pricing model is Pay-per-Bandwith, which based on daily peak bandwith usage. Starting at $0.09 per Mbps per day for Mainland China and $0.2 for Overseas.

The third model is based on the amount of HTTPS requests, with a global flat fee of $0.03 per 10.000 HTTPS requests

The last model Alibaba offers, is a prepaid model with packages from 500 GB up to 50 TB based on a custom quote.

Pricing Information

Global flat fee N/A
NA/EU Traffic (low volume) N/A
NA/EU Traffic (high volume) N/A
APAC Traffic N/A
LATAM Traffic N/A
Extra costs N/A

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