Introducing Limelight SmartPurge

Blog Post created by smillerjones on Mar 26, 2015

At Limelight, we are always focused on improving our products and services, and part of using a CDN is ensuring that the content it is delivering, is the right content.


To help our customers and provide the best services we can, we have been developing a new purge system to make removing content from the CDN edges simpler and faster than ever: SmartPurge


SmartPurge is an intuitive, easy to use, accurate and consistent service, capable of stopping content subject to a purge request from being served almost instantly.


SmartPurge Features

  • Near real-time purging
  • Purge verification
  • Object invalidation and deletion
  • Purge history


SmartPurge Benefits

  • Instantly stop users getting content subject to a purge
  • Feedback to verify the progress and results of any purge
  • Assurance that purging will be effective and consistent
  • HIghly flexible and easy to use


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Want to try it?

As the service becomes available,  we would like to invite customers to have a free preview of our new SmartPurge service.  If you would like to test out the new SmartPurge service from Limelight, please contact your account manager and they can set you up with access to our new UI and API's.


Find out more about SmartPurge

Read our SmartPurge data sheet


Happy purging!