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Data Center World
DATA CENTER WORLD
March 19-22, 2019
In a world dominated by the cloud, edge computing, and other disruptive technologies, the data center remains the DNA of the business. Join 1,800+ data center, facilities and IT infrastructure professionals to find practical solutions for today's key challenges.

Telecoms world Asia 2019
TELECOMS WORLD ASIA 2019
March 26-27, 2019
Telecoms World Asia has been an annual platform for leading international carriers, operators, authorities and suppliers to meet, learn and create fruitful business partnerships for the betterment of wholesale revenue and growth. Digitisation in telecommunications represents at $2 trillion opportuni...

Akamai Technologies


If you've ever shopped online, downloaded music, watched a web video or connected to work remotely, you've probably used Akamai's cloud platform. Akamai helps businesses connect the hyperconnected, empowering them to transform and reinvent their business online. We remove the complexities of technology so you can focus on driving your business faster forward – enabling you to embrace trends like cloud, mobile and media, while overcoming the challenges presented by security threats and the need to reach users globally. Customers trust our cloud platform to securely deliver high-performing user experiences to any device, anywhere. Reaching globally and delivers locally, The Akamai Intelligent Platform™, provides customers with unmatched reliability, security, and visibility into their online businesses.

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A few days after Akamai Technologies Inc. launched a service for speeding up media-heavy websites, CloudFlare Inc. is upping the ante by rolling out two new administrative tools to its rivaling content delivery network. The first addition is a security system called Traffic Control that promises to help companies make their online properties more resilient to distributed denial-of-service attacks....
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Microsoft today is announcing that its Azure CDN (content delivery network) service provided by CDN vendor Akamai is now generally available, following a preview that began in the fall of 2015. The technology is meant to provide content to end users faster than it ordinarily would be, by using points of presence sprinkled throughout the world. The Akamai option is not the first CDN that’s become available to Azure customers. The first one was Verizon, in a deal announced in January 2015. N...
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Akamai Technologies Inc, a provider of services that speed up delivery of content over the internet, reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit, helped by higher demand for its cloud security services. Revenue from Akamai's cloud security business, which protects websites and data centers from cyber attacks, rose 46 percent to $80.7 million for the first quarter. The company said on Tuesday it expects revenue for the current quarter to be between $566 million and $582 million...
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The content delivery and web security company credits growth to a new tool that lets e-retailers fend off hostile bot traffic. Higher demand for its cloud security business helped boost first quarter sales and profit for Akamai Technologies. Revenue from Akamai’s software that fights attacks against websites and the computers and servers on which they run rose 46.7% in the period ended March 31, to $80.7 million from $55.0 million in the prior year CEO Tom Leighton said Tuesday on a confer...
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the global leader in content delivery network (CDN) services, today announced the company’s presence at the upcoming RSA Conference 2016 in booth #N4000. Through a series of live booth demonstrations and executive presentations, Akamai will showcase its cloud security solutions and the ways in which they are designed to help security professionals manage malicious internet traffic – blocking and mitigating harmful threats while allowing more legitimate traffic to pass through the net...
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ClearSky Data, a startup with a cloud service for storing companies’ data in various tiers based on customers’ needs, is announcing today a $27 million round of funding, with content distribution network Akamai participating. ClearSky Data’s service keeps companies’ primary, important data offsite in block storage on hardware that the startup maintains. ClearSky sticks less frequently accessed data in a public cloud — specifically with the Amazon Web Services S3 object storage service....
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IBM and Akamai, a company specialising in wrapping security provisions around content delivery networks outlined plans Tuesday to partner on the development of a cloud service that helps businesses identify network anomalies and stop distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks in their tracks....
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In a bid to bolster its security solutions portfolio, cloud application and network specialist Akamai Technologies announced Monday that it has agreed to acquire Prolexic Technologies for $370m. Akamai said the acquisition will help the company’s customers mitigate denial of service (DDoS) attacks, an increasingly popular form of cyber-attack....
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Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) are normally used to accelerate web pages and web applications from businesses to consumers or businesses to business, however Akamai have now produced a new service, Cloud Networking, that’s aimed at delivering enterprise applications quickly and securely.The Akamai Cloud Networking is designed to handle end-to-end reliability and performance for IP-VPNs as well as cloud and SaaS applications, and will work with the current enterprise security and compliance....
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Network security specialist Akamai has opened a new datacentre in Japan in a bid to extend the reach of its cloud-based distributed denial of service (DDoS) mitigation service. The move comes at a time when DDoS attacks are more easily procured than ever before.The cloud service works by redirecting and cleaning traffic before sending it back through to a service when DDoS attacks on its customers are detected. But to ensure that the services being attacked don’t experience significant latency o...
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EVENTS

Data Center World
DATA CENTER WORLD
March 19-22, 2019
In a world dominated by the cloud, edge computing, and other disruptive technologies, the data center remains the DNA of the business. Join 1,800+ data center, facilities and IT infrastructure professionals to find practical solutions for today's key challenges.

Telecoms world Asia 2019
TELECOMS WORLD ASIA 2019
March 26-27, 2019
Telecoms World Asia has been an annual platform for leading international carriers, operators, authorities and suppliers to meet, learn and create fruitful business partnerships for the betterment of wholesale revenue and growth. Digitisation in telecommunications represents at $2 trillion opportuni...