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Manchester’s CDNify bought by Texas firm SSL Corp


CDNify, the static hosting and content delivery network launched by Manchester entrepreneur James Mulvany, has been bought by Texas-based SSL Corp.

The firm, which was based in central Manchester, launched in 2013 and focussed on the SMB and startup market, signing up customers such as Frank & Oak, the Canadian fashion retailer.

SSL Corp are behind, which provides digital security certificates.

“When we started CDNify, our mission was to our make it as easy as possible for startups and SAAS companies to scale their applications,” Mulvany said.

“CDNify becoming part of the team is a natural fit. (SSL Corp) is excited to offer CDN services to existing customers while at the same time expanding and improving CDN services on the platform.

Leo Grove, CEO and Founder of, added: “CDNify will continue to operate as a separate and independent entity until a tighter integration is completed between and More developments will be announced over the coming weeks as we work towards building upon the synergy between and”

Mulvany said he would now focus on, an audio streaming platform for radio stations which he launched in 2015. He also recently launched MCR Live, a music-focused content and podcast network for the Manchester region.

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