Jan 11, 2024 – Client Hints support

Client Hints is an effort by Google to replace the legacy User-Agent HTTP header. Rather than sending all information regarding the client in a single source, the host the client is accessing needs to request individual "client hints" information from the client's user agent (a browser).

Dec 18, 2023 — Support for mTLS

Limited Availability

Nov 16, 2023 – CMCD segment prefetching

Common Media Client Data (CMCD) is an open specification created by the Consumer Technology Association. A media player can use it to send playback information to ​​Akamai​.

Nov 7, 2023 – Origin IP ACL

Origin IP Access Control List (Origin IP ACL) offers some protection for your origin server by restricting traffic to ​​Akamai​-controlled IP addresses.

Oct 31, 2023 — Changes to reporting

The legacy Media Delivery Reports user interface was decommissioned on 10/31/2023.

Sep 21, 2023 — "Cookie-less" token auth for DASH

Limited Availability

May 26, 2023 — Media Encryption for DASH

Limited Availability

May 15, 2023 — Support for HTTP/3

You can now include the HTTP/3 behavior in your AMD property to support secure HTTP/3 connections between a requesting media player and the ​​Akamai​ edge.

May 9, 2023 — Breadcrumbs via logs support

Breadcrumbs offers you real-time visibility of performance-impacting and error conditions for media streaming with AMD.

May 3, 2023 — EPD supports IPv6

Enhanced Proxy Detection (EPD) leverages the GeoGuard service provided by GeoComply to add proxy detection and location spoofing protection.