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David Belson

Sr. Director, Data Insights
March 15

Impact of mobile internet disruption in Niger

In this blog post, we look at the impact of the internet service disruption in Niger from the perspective of Fastly platform traffic at a country, city, and network level.

March 8

2020 Year-in-Review: COVID drives “bump” in traffic across various industries

Increased internet usage due to COVID-19 drove a ‘COVID bump’ in traffic across certain industry verticals, including digital media publishing, education, and social media.

February 11

The GOAT of all games: traffic patterns and user behaviors from Super Bowl LV

This year, Fastly joined multi-vendor tech stacks to help stream the Super Bowl for multiple digital media customers, providing us with a unique perspective of online behavior during the…

January 26

More than Bernie memes: what we saw during Inauguration Day

The inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris was unique for many reasons, not the least of which was the lack of crowds due to the COVID-19 pandemic and increased…

December 9

Cyber Five: what we saw during ecommerce's big week

Ads leading up to the annual Black Friday - Cyber Monday holiday shopping weekend this year were remarkably devoid of the promises of “doorbuster” sales at the local malls and big-box stores…

November 17

Fastly’s Live Event Services help power Australia’s Lexus Melbourne Cup on 10 Play

Fastly Live Event Services helped power the Lexus Melbourne Cup, a 3-minute horse race that attracts millions of viewers across Australia. This year, the event saw more people live streaming…

November 13

Election 2020: A data story in three parts

The breadth of our network and volume of our traffic provides a portal of sorts into the global zeitgeist, helping us observe the moments the world goes online to share in a collective…

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