GetCourse selects G-Core Labs as global CDN provider

en

G-Core Labs, an international provider of cloud and edge solutions, has become a global CDN provider for the GetCourse platform, one of the world's largest services for selling and conducting of online trainings. The content delivery network allows the platform to quickly deliver video content to users around the world.

<< Back
06/04/2021 | Partenariat
  • GetCourse G-Core Labs

“In Eastern Europe, approximately 70% of all online courses are sold on our platform. More than 9 000 authors conduct their classes here, they have uploaded approximately 700 Tb of videos and images to the platform in total, - comments Sergey Mikhailov, co-owner and managing partner of GetCourse. - Every day, 3 million visitors come to the websites of schools running on our servers, and this audience can be located all over the world. We were faced with the challenge to quickly and efficiently deliver video to everyone where he is".

The management of GetCourse decided to solve the problem with the help of CDN. The first experience showed that local providers cope satisfactorily with the delivery of content in Eastern Europe and the CIS, but they are not able to provide users from other places — for example, from Japan, Australia, Europe or America — with an acceptable video viewing speed. There was also a problem with international solutions.

"We took probably the most famous CDN in the world — Akamai — and tried to connect it. Everything was fine, but there was one problem: given the petabytes of traffic that we transmit monthly, the price for the services of the world leader turned out to be high, - explains Sergey Mikhailov. — Then a happy event happened for us: we started working with G-Core Labs, which offered us one of its services — CDN".

The test of the content delivery network was implemented in record time: GetCourse programmers and G-Core Labs technical support specialists set up and fully prepared the CDN for operation in two days. The speed and quality of content delivery was first checked for 10% of the traffic, and soon began to use CDN for 100% — the quality of the service was at the level of world companies. "The main advantage for us is that the price is significantly lower than the Akamai’s. All this allowed us to make an unambiguous choice in favor of G-Core Labs", - adds Sergey Mikhailov.

Back to top  | << Back

Communiqués liés

GetCourse G-Core Labs
06/04/2021 Partenariat

GetCourse selects G-Core Labs as global CDN provider

G-Core Labs, an international provider of cloud and edge solutions, has become a...

G-core Labs
G-Corelabs

G-Core Labs will help companies enter Asian markets with the...

G-Core Labs, an international provider of cloud and edge solutions, has launched...

G-core Labs
PCI DSS
28/01/2021

G-Core Labs cloud starts processing transactions of banks, f...

The G-Core Labs cloud has successfully achieved the certification of compliance...

G-core Labs
G-Core Andre Reitenbach
18/11/2020

G-Core Labs and the Wagner Group join forces to deliver a ne...

With the outbreak of the coronavirus and the resulting global crisis, all profes...

G-core Labs
G-Corelabs

G-Core Labs a présenté un data center virtuel multifonctio...

G-Core Labs, un prestataire international de solutions de pointe dans le cloud a...

G-core Labs

Il n'y a aucun résultat pour votre recherche

We use cookies to ensure the best experience on our website. By accepting you agree the use of cookies. OK Learn more