From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Cotendo, Inc.
TypePrivate company
HeadquartersSunnyvale, California, United States
ProductsContent Delivery

Cotendo, Inc. is a content delivery network[1] and an application delivery network[2] service provider. The company's headquarters is in Sunnyvale, California, with research and development based in Netanya, Israel. In March 2012, Akamai acquired Cotendo for over US$250 million.


Cotendo was founded in January 2008 with funding from Sequoia Capital.[3]

On March 10, 2009, Cotendo launched their CDN service and announced a US$7 million second round of funding from Sequoia Capital and Benchmark Capital.[4]

On March 6, 2012, Akamai acquired Cotendo for over US$250 million.[5]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Rayburn, Dan (March 4, 2009). "Updated List Of Carriers and Telcos Entering The CDN Market". Retrieved June 29, 2009.
  2. ^ Leong, Lydia (March 11, 2009). "Launch of Cotendo, a new CDN / ADN". Gartner. Retrieved June 28, 2009.
  3. ^ Rayburn, Dan (October 2, 2008). "Backed By Sequoia Capital, New CDN Cotendo Launching Early 2009". Retrieved June 29, 2009.
  4. ^ Ha, Anthony (March 10, 2009). "Cotendo launches "next generation" content delivery network". Venture Beat. Retrieved June 29, 2009.
  5. ^ "Akamai Completes Acquisition of Cotendo". Akamai. March 6, 2012. Retrieved March 31, 2012.

External links[edit]