Games are being created and developed with more advanced features and complexity as developers push the technology. In turn, game client file sizes are continually increasing, which requires a higher amount of bandwidth
San Jose, CA (PRWEB) February 20, 2008
CDNetworks (KOSDAQ: 073710), a top three global, full-service content delivery network (CDN) announced an explosion of leading titles from global on-line gaming companies relying on CDNetworks for their U.S. expansion. A wave of new games, ranging from free-to-play casual to massively multiplayer online role playing games (MMORPG), are providing end users in the U.S. and around the world with new games to play on line. CDNetworks provides the global network infrastructure and downloading, caching, and streaming technologies that ensure the quality and speed of game downloading for the best possible end user experience.
In addition to powering games for K2Networks, Codemasters, and Nexon, CDNetworks is the force behind these titles in the U.S.:
•Lunia from CDC Games, one of the market leaders of online and mobile games in China, is a MMORPG based on the magna style comic art form and was voted by fans as one of the top five best new games on mmosite.com, and also nominated as the "Favorite F2P (free to play) Game." These games are located at: 12footTall.com
"CDNetworks works with us like a 'partner,' offering ideas and solutions to help us meet our current and future needs, both technical and business, ensuring a successful long-term relationship," said Ron Williams, general manager, CDC Games USA.
•DriftCity, Luminary: Rise of the GoonZu, and GunBound are leading titles from NHN USA's ijji.com (a division of NHN, the top search engine and online gaming portal in Korea) a premier Internet game destination offering a full range of casual to serious multiplayer titles that are free to play. These games are located at: ijji.com.
"Games are being created and developed with more advanced features and complexity as developers push the technology. In turn, game client file sizes are continually increasing, which requires a higher amount of bandwidth," said Whon Namkoong, CEO of NHN USA. "CDNetworks provides quick access and reliability that we can depend on for our ijji.com users."
•Shot Online, Fishing Champ, Manga Fighter and Xiah from OnNet, one of Korea's largest online game developers and publishers that offers a community-based, free-to-play online video game portal. These games are located at: gamescampus.com.
"We are very impressed with the excellent delivery of client downloads and game patches to our customers, which is essential to the quality of our end-user experience," said Kevin Kim, CEO, OnNet USA, Inc.
"CDNetworks is playing an important role in accelerating the globalization of game play and the 'Asian invasion' of online games from Asia to the US market," said Simon Lee, CEO of CDNetworks US. "We have a strong heritage in the on-line gaming sector, as the number one CDN in Asia, and have expanded our network infrastructure and business footprint to bring that expertise to play in the US market. We work closely with each of our customers to help them optimize their end users' play experience and to craft a business relationship that makes sense for their company's bottom line."
CDNetworks, a top-three global, full-service content delivery network (CDN), provides technology, network infrastructure, and customer services that accelerate the delivery of Internet content and applications to end users around the world. CDNetworks provides a comprehensive suite of technology for video streaming, large-volume-files downloads and image caching, which deliver unparalleled quality of performance, service, and reliability. World-leading media and entertainment, technology, retail, and online gaming companies rely on CDNetworks to optimize their end users' online experiences. CDNetworks, founded in 2000 in Seoul, Korea, has subsidiaries in the US, China and Japan and is publicly traded on Korea's KOSDAQ exchange (KOSDAQ: 073710). For more information, please visit: cdnetworks.com.