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MetaCDN supports new Amazon CloudFront Sydney Edge location

Amazon Web Services announced in June that it has added an edge location in Sydney, Australia to its’ CloudFront (Content Delivery) and Amazon Route 53 (DNS) services. MetaCDN harnesses CloudFront as one of many services it utilises for its’ global cloud-based Content Delivery Network. The new Sydney point of presence (PoP) was immediately available for all MetaCDN customers upon launch.

Sydney Opera House as viewed from atop the Harbour Bridge.
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The east coast of Australia is now well serviced by MetaCDN, bring the total number of MetaCDN PoPs to four. Two of these PoPs are capable of real time and live streaming of video. This enables us to deliver unprecedented reliability and performance for Australian media consumers.