Telecom Italia Sparkle Joins The CDN Market: Plans To Resell CDNetworks Services


Telecom Italia Sparkle, which operates networks in three major regional systems in Europe, the Mediterranean and Latin America will soon announce (Updated 10/1: Press Release of announcement) that they plan to enter the CDN business through a partnership with CDNetworks. TI Sparkle will resell all of CDNetworks suite of services I expect we'll hear more about this today or tomorrow.

Last week, John Milburn, President of CDNetworks International, gave me an update CDNetworks business and their plans to take the company public private. You can read that interview here.

In addition to TI Sparkle, you'll see another major carrier make an entry into the CDN market with an announcement early next week. For all list of the carriers and telcos that have entered the CDN market, check out