Tag: CDN

Time To First Byte

Time to First Byte (TTFB) refers to the time between the browser requesting a resource (i.e., a webpage, a video manifest, a video segment) and when

Round Trip Time

Measure of total time for network request (e.g. for a media object) to travel over the network and for response to travel back.

Quick UDP Internet Connections

UDP-based transport layer network protocol. HTTP/3 uses QUIC to achieve performance enhancements (e.g. simpler handshakes, multiplexing) such as lower latency media streaming.

Endpoint

Hostname of an Edge server that end users use to request a file

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