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 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.

May 15, 2023 — Support for HTTP/3

You can now include the HTTP/3 behavior in your Download Delivery 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 content downloads with Download Delivery.

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.

Feb 28, 2023 — New EPD category support

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

Nov 15, 2022 — Origin IP ACL support

Limited Availability

Dec 2, 2021 — New Download Delivery documentation experience

We've redesigned the documentation experience for Download Delivery to make it easier for you to find the guides and resources you need. Everything is now in one place. Visit the Welcome page for a toolkit of Download Delivery resources.