Filehosters and datacenters

Based on the number of notice and take-down procedures we put together the following market shares of the file- and videohosters:

TOP TEN HOSTER 2014: 607 million movies
Rank Hoster Market share
1 share-online.biz 37,8%
2 uploaded.net /.to 30,50%
3 oboom.com 7,4%
4 rapidgator.net 2,4%
5 uploadable.ch 2,1%
6 freakshare.com 1,2%
7 zippyshare.com 1,20%
8 filemonkey.in 1,2%
9 streamcloud.eu 0,8%
10 bitshare.com 0,7%
Top ten 85,3%

These 25 hosters are using 14 datacenters or content delivery networks (CDN) registered in 9 countries.

Datacenter of the top 25 file- and videohosters 2014
Country Datcenter /CDN Hoster Market share
USA 2 4 47,2%
Netherland 5 9 36,3%
Russia 1 1 2,4%
France 1 3 1,9%
Switzerland 1 4 1,6%
United Kingdom 1 1 0,6%
Germany 1 1 0,5%
Lithuania 1 1 0,4%
Sweden 1 1 0,3%

Six of these 14 companies are members of the “Association of the German Internet Industry, eco”. They distribute 51% of the illegal files.

For further details please visit (German language):
www.webschauder.de/spielfilme-2014-wieder-dominiert-illegal-50-des-angebots-ueber-eco-mitglieder/