Blog Archives

Content Delivery Networks (CDN) by Microsoft and Google

In case you are not wanting to host your own jQuery or other library references Google and Microsoft provide free hosting for the libraries. There are some differences so you should look at both of them. Please see the links below.

Microsoft Ajax Content Delivery Network

Google Libraries API – Developer’s Guide

A posting by Scott Guthrie that gives a bit more detail about Microsoft’s CDN.

Another interesting link, albeit dated is this one by Pingdom about CDN performance.