Content Delivery Network
Updated October 28, 2021
This Service Guide (“Service Guide”) is subject to and incorporated into the Agreement and Content Delivery Network Service Schedule between the parties. For CDN Edge Compute Services, now known as Application Delivery Solutions, please go to the Service Guide located at.
Secure SSL Delivery is an online add-on feature for the secured delivery of digital files such as software and updates, games, documents, graphics and images, and audio and video implementing a Lumen or non-Lumen SSL Certificate associated to hostnames as a Server Name Indication (SNI) implementation.
Secure SSL Delivery – Premium is an online add-on feature for the secured delivery of digital files such as software and updates, games, documents, graphics and images, and audio and video implementing non-Lumen SSL Certificates associated to Virtual IP (VIP) addresses.
Enhanced Support assigns a designated Technical Support Manager resource to provide technical support services beyond the standard CDN support included with Lumen’s CDN Services.
Origin Shield is custom configuration on the CDN platform that assigns specific CDN servers to interact with a Customer’s own origin/cloud environments external to the CDN Service.
Adaptive Origin Server is an online service to ingest content for adaptive bitrate (ABR) delivery using Microsoft HTTP Smooth Streaming, Apple HTTP Live Streaming, Adobe HTTP Dynamic Streaming (HDS), or Motion Picture Expert Group – Dynamic Adaptive Streaming over HTTP (MPEG-DASH).
Dynamic Content Packaging is an online service to transcode standard .MP4 on-demand media files for Apple HTTP Live Streaming (HLS), Adobe HTTP Dynamic Streaming (HDS) deliveries, or Motion Picture Expert Group – Dynamic Adaptive Streaming over HTTP (MPEG-DASH).
CDN Archive Services is an online service to store and manage the ingest and archival of live audio and video broadcasts delivered over the internet through the Lumen CDN Service.
Log File Collection and Delivery is an online access to obtain log files that captures metrics to allow us to measure what we provide.
Log Streaming is log files providing detailed information on the CDN Services used are exported to external customer servers or 3rd party analytics providers.
Bandwidth Reservation is a reserve capacity on the CDN Service.
Dynamic Ad-Insertion – DAI is an online service that enables advertising content to be injected or replaced in transformed media content.
Digital Rights Management – DRM is an online service that protects transformed media content through encryption and/or verification of associated DRM credentials.
Time-Shifting is an online service that provides the viewing and listening audiences control over their consumption transformed media content streams such as rewind, fast-forward, record, and pause and play.
Closed Captioning and Subtitling is an online service that enables text transcription of the audio tracks to be injected within the transformed media content, to be injected into the encoded content.
Loudness Control is an online service to enforce government regulations for specific geographies to ensure volume of adverts maintain the same levels of the volume for the transformed media content.