Washington, D.C. 20549


Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*

(Last) (First) (Middle)
2220 W. 14ST STREET

TEMPE AZ 85821

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Limelight Networks, Inc. [ LLNW ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Non-qualified stock option (Right to Buy) $4 06/10/2010 A 20,000 (1) 06/10/2020 Common Stock 20,000 $0(2) 20,000 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. The option shall be fully vested and exercisable on the day prior to the Issuer's 2011 annual shareholder meeting (but in no event later than December 31, 2011), subject to Reporting Person's continued services to the Issuer through such date.
2. $0.00 is used for technical reasons as there is no price for this derivative security until exercised.
Executed pursuant to the Limited Power of Attorney for Section 16 Reporting Obligations dated June 17, 2009.
David Peterschmidt by: /s/ James R. Todd, Attorney-in-Fact 06/14/2010
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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      The undersigned, as a Section 16 reporting person of Limelight Networks, Inc. (the
"Company"), hereby makes, constitutes and appoints each of James R. Todd, Philip C. Maynard, Jeffrey W. Lunsford,
Rita Tocco, and Mark L. Reinstra, the undersigned's true and lawful
attorneys-in-fact, with full power and authority as hereinafter described on behalf of and in the
name, place and stead of the undersigned to:

1.        prepare, execute, acknowledge, deliver and file Forms 3, 4 and 5 (and other forms
and all amendments thereto) with respect to the undersigned's ownership,
acquisition or disposition of securities of the Company, with the United States
Securities and Exchange Commission, any national securities exchanges and the
Company, as such attorneys-in-fact shall in their discretion determine to be
required or advisable pursuant to Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of < br>1934 (as amended) and the rules and regulations promulgated thereunder (the
"Exchange Act"), or any successor laws and regulations;

2.        seek or obtain, as the undersigned's representative and on the undersigned's
behalf, information on transactions in the Company's securities from any third
party, including brokers, employee benefit plan administrators and trustees, and
the undersigned hereby authorizes any such person to release any such information
to the undersigned and approves and ratifies any such release of information; and

3.        perform any and all other acts which in the discretion of such attorney-in-fact are
necessary or desirable for and on behalf of the undersigned in connection with the
      The undersigned acknowledges that:
1.    ;     this Power of Attorney authorizes, but does not require, each such attorney-in-fact
to act in their discretion on information provided to such attorney-in-fact without
independent verification of such information;

2.        any documents prepared and/or executed by any such attorney-in-fact on behalf
of the undersigned pursuant to this Power of Attorney will be in such form and
will contain such information and disclosure as such attorney-in-fact, in his or her
discretion, deems necessary or desirable;

3.        neither the Company nor any such attorneys-in-fact assumes (i) any liability for
the undersigned's responsibility to comply with the requirement of the Exchange
Act, (ii) any liability of the undersigned for any failure to comply with such
requirements, or (iii) any obligation or liability of the undersigned for profit
disgorgement under Section 16(b) of the Exchange Act; and

4.        this Power of Attorney does not relieve the undersigned from responsibility for
compliance with the undersigned's obligations under the Exchange Act, including
without limitation the reporting requirements under Section 16 of the Exchange
      The undersigned hereby ratifies and confirms all that said attorneys-in-fact and agent
shall have full power and authority to do or cause to be done all and every act and thing
whatsoever requisite, necessary or appropriate to be done in and about the foregoing matters as
fully to all intents and purposes as the undersigned might or could do if present, hereby ratifying
all that each such attorney-in-fact of, for and on behalf of the undersigned, shall lawfully do or
cause to be done by virtue of this Limited Power of Attorney.
       This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect until the undersigned is no
longer required to file Forms 3, 4 and 5 with respect to the undersigned's holdings of and
transactions in securities issued by the Company, unless earlier revoked by the undersigned in a
signed writing delivered to the Company and the foregoing attorneys-in-fact.
      IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney to be
executed as of this 17th day of June, 2009.

Signature: /s/ David Peterschmidt        

Print Name: David Peterschmidt        

STATE OF California        )
COUNTY OF Santa Clara  &nb sp;     )

        On this 17th day of June, 2009, David Peterschmidt personally appeared before me, and
acknowledged that he executed the foregoing instrument for the purposes therein contained.

        IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and official seal.

                                                        /s/ Sharon F. Nelson                        
                     &nbs p;                                  Notary Public

                                                My Commission Expires: 03/07/10