Common Use Cases
Sales and Marketing
Fast simplifies management and delivery of sales and marketing materials - documents, PDFs, images, videos, and websites. No need for an IT department, confusing set-up, or salespeople. Continue collaborating on and revising materials through your current cloud or desktop syncing client, knowing that Fast will automatically deploy these changes. No more confusion trying to upload the latest version, Fast will do it for you!
Fast gathers detailed analytics of customer activity and integrates it into your existing platform (e.g., Google Analytics, Mix Panel).
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Fast is well-suited for software delivery applications, including full applications, product add-ons, patches, software deliverables, on-demand content, or status and configuration data (like XML or JSON). Fast is designed to handle high burst traffic associated with software updates and may also be used to serve micro-deliverables or large files.
Fast configurations can be managed directly through our RESTful API. Your content is managed through one or more linked cloud services with their own standardized APIs. Modifications, deletions, additions, and removals are automatically picked-up and propagated to your Fast CDN within seconds.
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Static multi-media content, such as audio or video, can be streamed from Fast to web browsers, stand-alone applications, or mobile devices. Fast supports partial transfers, allowing you to seek to a given location in a video or audio file. Fast may be paired with any standard HTTP compatible audio and video player solutions to make a powerful HTML5 multi-media player.
Fast is great for content that is frequently updated. When content is modified in your storage cloud (e.g., Dropbox), Fast automatically syncs those changes to your CDN within seconds.
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Simple Sharing and Logistics
Fast may be used as a simple file and media host with global scale and performance. Get direct links to files or share an entire folder; Fast can automatically generate friendly listings of content and folders. You can host any type of content. including tiny, large, raw, or encrypted data. Your content still lives in its original cloud but with Fast, it may be shared without the typical landing pages and sharing restrictions of storage clouds (e.g., Dropbox).
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Replace FTP/SFTPs and HTTP web-servers used for hosting content, as software repositories or mirrors, or for logistics. Fast supports automatic indexing of files and folders, so it is the perfect way to share a large repository of files and folders at scale. Original content stays in your existing storage cloud (e.g., Dropbox), keeping it easy to share, manage, sync, modify, and update. Updates are automatically picked-up and reflected on your Fast CDN within seconds. You can run multiple repositories from different folders on your storage cloud. You can manage Fast programmatically through our API and manage your content through your storage cloud provider's API, desktop, or mobile clients. Check our demo CDN right-now.
Get started instantly for free. With Fast, there is no per-transaction fee, no contract, and files may be up to 20GBs. You only pay a low per byte transfer fee, and your first 20GBs of data transfer each month is free! Get Started Now!