MetaCDN diagram

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.

MetaCDN feature overview

Fully supported Partially supported Additional costs Not supported Unknown
Feature Support
CDN balancing (DNS) Fully supported
CDNs Fully supported
Data Fully supported
Integrated solution Fully supported

CDN balancing (DNS)

CDN balancing (DNS) Additional costs
Failover Additional costs
Selection level Unknown


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


RUM data Unknown
Synthetic data Unknown


Support Email support (free), Priority support (paid)
Additional features N/A

METACDN Price Overview

Data traffic costs $0.10 per GB in NA/EU and $0.14 in other regions. Larger volume plans include more bonus credits.

The scheme below shows the Basic plan and included features, which are standard for every tier beyond Basic.

Pricing Information

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

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