New Relic compared to MetaCDN

On this page you can find an overview of the features and pricing of New Relic and MetaCDN. We hope this helps you compare these two Content Delivery Networks. You can find additional tips that help you select the right CDN here.
Fully supported Partially supported Additional costs Not supported Unknown
Features New Relic MetaCDN
CDN balancing (DNS) Not supported Fully supported
CDNs Not supported Fully supported
Data Fully supported Fully supported
Integrated solution Not supported Fully supported

CDN balancing (DNS)

CDN balancing (DNS) Not supported Additional costs
Failover Not supported Additional costs
Selection level N/A Unknown

CDNs

CDNs in offer N/A Edgecast, Fastly, Amazon Cloudfront
PoPs N/A 120+
Purge All N/A Unknown
Instant Purge N/A Fully supported
Control panel Fully supported Fully supported
Origin Push N/A Fully supported
Origin Pull N/A Fully supported
Origin Shield N/A Not supported
Custom Rules N/A Not supported
HTTP/2 Protocol N/A Not supported
SPDY Protocol N/A Not supported
Raw Access Logs N/A Not supported
Real time statistics Fully supported Fully supported
Online signup Fully supported Fully supported
API Fully supported Purge, Statistics, Configuration Management
Custom CNAMEs N/A Unknown
Shared SSL Certificates N/A Additional costs
Custom SSL Certificates N/A Additional costs
Wildcard SSL Certificates N/A Additional costs
RTMP Streaming N/A StreamShark
Video On Demand (VoD) N/A StreamShark
Storage N/A Additional costs

Data

RUM data Fully supported Unknown
Synthetic data Fully supported Unknown

Other

Support Community forums, knowledge base Email support (free), Priority support (paid)
Additional features New Relic Insights N/A

Pricing New Relic vs MetaCDN

New Relic MetaCDN
Global flat fee N/A N/A
NA/EU Traffic (low volume) N/A $0.10 per GB
NA/EU Traffic (high volume) N/A N/A
APAC Traffic N/A $0.14 per GB
LATAM Traffic N/A $0.14 per GB
Queries N/A $0.01 per 10,000 Requests
Extra costs New Relic Insights N/A

NEW RELIC Description

San Francisco-based New Relic was founded by Lew Cirne in 2008, and provides an application performance monitoring (APM) SaaS platform. Since it’s foundation, New Relic has grown rapidly and besides APM now offers Mobile, Server, Browser and Synthetic monitoring. Their analytics platform Insights collects the data from these products and allows clients to gain better insights into the performance of their environment.

Customers of New Relic are, or have been FlightStats, Yellow Pages, Zendesk, StatusPage.io, Hautelook, Bleacher Report, Miniclip, Tapjoy, Zumba Fitness, Tableau and Move.

More clients of New Relic can be viewed on their website, which includes customer case studies.

The application performance data, and other data monitoring tools of New Relic can be used to control traffic routing within a multi-CDN solution. Based on their monitoring, traffic can be re-routed around under-performing servers, congested PoPs and other network issues.

New Relic is partnered with MaxCDN and Cedexis, demonstrating the relevance of their availability and server resource monitoring products within the CDN and web performance ecosystem.

METACDN Description

Melbourne-based MetaCDN was founded in 2011, and offers a multi-CDN solution which leverages the networks of Edgecast, Fastly and Amazon Cloudfront.

In 2015 MetaCDN rebranded their video-on-demand (VOD) and streaming services platform to StreamShark.

MetaCDN offers on-demand bundles in three tiers: Basic, Lite and Pro. Enterprise bundles are available upon request. Customers pay a monthly fee which covers traffic credits, number of sites and a set of features (varies per tier). Not all bundles include multi-CDN.

Former and or currect clients of MetaCDN are Sony, Harvard Business School, City of Melbourne and University of Melbourne.

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