What is llnwd.net [RESOLVED] llnwd.net is a domain used by customers of the Limelight Networks content distribution network (CDN), they host content such as downloads and streaming media for companies like EA Games, BBC and Microsoft.What is the Windows Update tool used for?
Used for Windows Update downloads of apps and OS updates. Used by OfficeHub to get the metadata of Office apps. Enables connections to Windows Update. Used to download content. Used to check for updates to maps that have been downloaded for offline use. Used by the Highwinds Content Delivery Network to perform Windows updates.What is the windows push notification services (WNS)?
The following endpoint is used for the Windows Push Notification Services (WNS). WNS enables third-party developers to send toast, tile, badge, and raw updates from their own cloud service. This provides a mechanism to deliver new updates to your users in a power-efficient and dependable way.Why do I see a lot of Internet traffic to llnwd?
You will probably notice a lot of internet traffic going to this domain, that is because it hosts streaming content etc. So, for example you visit bbc.co.uk and listen to the radio online for 1 hour you will only get say 5MB of traffic to bbc.co.uk but 50MB of traffic to the llnwd.net domain.