The platform reaches 840 million monthly active users

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27 November 2023

In a world where gaming has become more than just a pastime, where players from different corners of the globe seamlessly connect, strategize and compete, the significance of a robust gaming infrastructure cannot be overstated. Millions of gamers continue to be engrossed in exciting battles, collaborating with friends over video calls and forming online communities that transcend geographical boundaries. As the gaming landscape evolves, so does the responsibility to cater to the needs of these passionate gamers.  

For more than 20 years, has been dedicated to creating an environment where gamers and online communities can thrive, connecting them through a network that has grown to support 840 million monthly active users. This achievement is not just about numbers; it is about facilitating experiences, enabling friendships and forging a virtual realm where dreams and adventures come to life. With a deep understanding of the gaming community’s evolving demands, has not only embraced change but has also become a driving force behind it. 

The evolution of’s journey to become a key player in the gaming industry has been marked by a series of transformative milestones. The growth of the network has been fueled by a strategic approach that meant having to manage the entire infrastructure stack on its own. This went hand in hand alongside partnering with various providers, such as our 100+ IXPs, or 9000 adjacencies on our network, to foster innovation and connect with both large and the more regional internet service providers to enable the lowest latency possible.  

The infrastructure strategy adopted by strategically positioned the platform to cater to a growing number of online games and real-time applications. As continued to grow, the company has continued to innovate, and with each product more building blocks were added into the ecosystem, which supports large AAA studios, indie studios as well as communication applications.  

Further additions such as the Content Delivery Network (CDN) and Anti-DDoS solutions bear testament to’s commitment to ensuring the safety and stability of online communities. In a landscape where security threats and disruptions are all too common, these enhancements provided gamers with the confidence to engage in epic battles and adventures without the fear of malicious attacks derailing their experiences. The integration of these protective measures seamlessly into the platform was a game-changer, demonstrating’s adaptability and foresight. 

Road to 1 billion monthly active users

Celebrating the milestone of 840 million monthly active users puts perfectly on track to reach 1 billion users by 2025. One of the key factors that sets apart is complete control over the entire IT stack, from hardware to software. This control not only ensures a high level of customization but also empowers the platform to adapt swiftly to the evolving needs of gamers. 

With an eye on the future,’s focus remains on expanding its infrastructure, scaling to accommodate the ever-increasing demand for high-quality gaming experiences. By anticipating the future needs of the gaming community and leveraging its deep technical expertise, aims to be at the forefront of the gaming infrastructure landscape, setting new standards for performance, reliability and innovation. 

This innovation entails going further than just infrastructure, as recognized the pivotal role that software plays for multiplayer games and real-time applications. Continuing to support developers and publishers with more than live gaming experiences but also contribute to the creative process of development with tools that aid developers in crafting the next generation of real-time masterpieces is what lies ahead for 

As online communities continue to grow and evolve, is dedicated to connecting, protecting and empowering communities around the world. The achievement of 840 million monthly active users is not the culmination of a journey; rather, it is a stepping stone to the future, where will continue to shape the destiny of gaming while serving its purpose: “creating a digital future and connecting global audiences.” 

About is a leading provider of high-performance compute and connectivity services. The company operates a low-latency network, with thousands of servers spread over 60+ points of presence on 6 continents. excels in the gaming market and hosts a variety of AAA games, including game titles from EA, Epic Games and Ubisoft. enables its gaming and enterprise customers to deploy, scale, and manage their applications to over 800 million users across the globe.’s goal is to reach 1 billion users on its platform by 2025.

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