Rafay enables the distribution, operations, cross-region scaling and lifecycle management of containerized microservices across public/private clouds and service provider networks.
Rafay Systems’ Container Delivery Network (CDN) is now available in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace and in the Microsoft Azure AppSource. Developers now have the ability to leverage Rafay’s Programmable Edge™ platform to distribute, manage and run containerized microservices closer to users and devices.
Edge computing is a fundamental shift that is happening in our industry right now. It is driven by all the applications that are super low-latency, interactive and personalized. These applications, to be effective, need compute to be operated closer to users and endpoints. This massive shift is driving a new industry.
For online gamers, the most agonizing experience is not when they face certain annihilation by their fiercest opponent. Nope, not even close. It turns out the most terrifying moment for an online gamer is when online play slows down, lags or abruptly stops.
Uber and other behemoths (e.g. Netflix, YouTube and eBay) have made significant investments in time, manpower and capital to build out and maintain a global infrastructure footprint along with an easy-to-consume application runtime environment layered across said global infrastructure. But if you are not a behemoth, and cannot afford your own global infrastructure, what are your alternatives?
Bizety.com is a leading source of news and analysis on Content Delivery Network Infrastructure. We are honored they covered Rafay Systems in a recent article “Cool Startup – Rafay Systems Introduces CDN for Microservices“. Read more