A planet-scale content delivery network. Stream media and deliver exceptional experiences to your users, no matter where they are.
Deep reach with Google’s massive network
Media CDN has presence in over 200 countries and territories and 1,300 cities around the world. It enables higher bit rates, reduces rebuffers, and results in a superior end-user experience.
Automation with API-first approach
All aspects of Media CDN are built to be configured and managed with APIs. First-party support for Terraform and a focus on infrastructure as code (IaC) significantly simplify workflows.
Ensure the highest quality of experience for your subscribers with real-time logging and metrics. Report and react in real time to any issues while they happen, not hours later.
"Our mission at U-NEXT is to deliver the highest quality and most entertaining content to our users. Google Cloud’s Media CDN helps us efficiently scale our infrastructure, which is challenging with a vast library of content. Media CDN offloaded 98.3% of requests from our origin server while delivering consistent great quality."
Rutong Li, Chief Technology Officer, U-NEXTRead case study
How to set up Media CDN
Learn how to set up Media CDN in front of a storage bucket in this guide.
Protect content with signed requests
Media CDN supports signed cookies and signed URLs for content authentication.
Use Google Cloud Armor to enforce geographic restrictions
Use Google Cloud Armor to provide support for IP address allow and deny lists, as well as geographic-based filtering controls.
Understand origin shielding
Media CDN provides a deeply tiered edge infrastructure that is designed to actively minimize cache fill wherever possible.
Learn about caching with Media CDN
Media CDN is designed to serve content as close to users as possible. Learn all about how content is cached.