Unacademy is one of the fastest growing online learning platforms in India, delivering more than 1 million video views per day and offering more than 2,500 live classes daily. Unacademy also maintains an archive of its courses covering programming, business management, personal finance and other disciplines, giving students on-demand access to older lectures via its app.
Globally, the edtech sector is estimated to grow to $35 billion by 2025, with start-up Unacademy poised to be a dominant player.
In order to compete with other leading brands, manage exponential growth and continue to attract top educators, the online learning platform needed a CDN partner that could deliver a consistently fast, high-quality viewing experience, regardless of location or device.
India has the world’s largest population of 5–24 year olds, which is why Unacademy has focused its resources in the region—but reaching a significant sector of learners was proving difficult due to slow network speed and sporadic surges outside major Tier 1 cities