|Features||Universal CDN||Amazon CloudFront|
|Purge All||Fully supported||Not supported|
|Instant Purge||Not supported||Not supported|
|Control panel||Fully supported||Fully supported|
|Origin Push||Fully supported||Partially supported|
|Origin Pull||Fully supported||Fully supported|
|Origin Shield||Not supported||Not supported|
|GZIP Compression||Unknown||Fully supported|
|Custom Rules||Fully supported||Partially supported|
|HTTP/2 Protocol||Not supported||Fully supported|
|SPDY Protocol||Not supported||Not supported|
|Raw Access Logs||Not supported||Fully supported|
|Real time statistics||Fully supported||Not supported|
|Online signup||Not supported||Fully supported|
|API||Purge||Purge, Statistics, Configuration Management|
|Custom CNAMEs||Not supported||Fully supported|
|Shared SSL Certificates||Unknown||Fully supported|
|Custom SSL Certificates||Additional costs||Partially supported|
|Wildcard SSL Certificates||Not supported||Partially supported|
|Support||Email and Phone support||Phone and Email support (extra charge), Community Forum (free)|
|Video On Demand (VoD)||Fully supported||Additional costs|
|RTMP Streaming||Not supported||Additional costs|
|Multiple CDNs||Not supported||Not supported|
|CDN balancing tech||Not supported||Not supported|
|Storage||Additional costs||Additional costs|
|Property||Universal CDN||Amazon CloudFront|
|Global flat fee||
|NA/EU Traffic (low volume)||N/A||$0.085 per GB|
|NA/EU Traffic (high volume)||N/A||$0.040 per GB (350TB+)|
|APAC Traffic||N/A||$0.140 - $0.170 per GB|
|LATAM Traffic||N/A||$0.250 per GB|
Universal CDN or UCDN is a content delivery network by XBT Holding, a global hosting and network solutions provider headquartered in Luxembourg. The company offers a wide array of services, which includes file hosting.
The network map of UCDN is relatively small: according to our information the company has 12 points of presence (PoPs).
Cloudfront is a CDN by Amazon, which can be used on a stand-alone basis, or in combination with other Amazon web products.
The CDN integrates very well with Amazon Web Services (AWS), and is often used in combination with their storage solution Amazon S3.
Amazon Cloudfront offers on-demand, no-commitment pricing plans which can be found on their website. The pricing overview of Cloudfront is slightly complex; customers should be aware that the unit prices for bandwidth and requests differ per region.
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