RESEARCH PAPER: Fastly: Delivering Exceptional Digital Experiences Through Edge Cloud Infrastructure

By Will Townsend, Patrick Moorhead - May 15, 2024

Network outages wreak havoc on business continuity but often have far more damaging effects on digital experiences. The rise of video content streaming services and widespread adoption of internal and external SaaS applications rely on the internet as the connectivity backbone for mission-critical operational efficiency. Unfortunately, this can often introduce a high degree of risk and a lack of network predictability and consistency.

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Table Of Contents:

  • Executive Summary
  • The Value Of A Content Delivery Network
  • Fastly Architectural Tenets
  • Lastly Network Resiliency Features
  • Call To Action

Companies Cited:

  • Fastly


Will Townsend
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Will Townsend manages the networking and security practices for Moor Insights & Strategy focused on carrier infrastructure providers, carrier services, enterprise networking and security. He brings over 30 years of technology industry experience in a variety of product, marketing, channel, business development and sales roles to his advisory position.

Patrick Moorhead
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Patrick founded the firm based on his real-world world technology experiences with the understanding of what he wasn’t getting from analysts and consultants. Ten years later, Patrick is ranked #1 among technology industry analysts in terms of “power” (ARInsights)  in “press citations” (Apollo Research). Moorhead is a contributor at Forbes and frequently appears on CNBC. He is a broad-based analyst covering a wide variety of topics including the cloud, enterprise SaaS, collaboration, client computing, and semiconductors. He has 30 years of experience including 15 years of executive experience at high tech companies (NCR, AT&T, Compaq, now HP, and AMD) leading strategy, product management, product marketing, and corporate marketing, including three industry board appointments.