Visit Akamai at AWS re:Invent 2019

Visit Akamai at AWS re:Invent 2019

| | Conferences & Events
From December 2-6, the Las Vegas Strip will be jam-packed with tens of thousands of developers, engineers, admins, architects, and other technologists for AWS re:Invent, the annual learning conference hosted by Amazon Web Services for the global cloud computing community ... Read More
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October Release: Q&A with Ari Weil

| | News & Announcements
Shortly after Akamai announced the October 2019 Release with new features and capabilities across its security, performance and media product lines, Akamai's VP of Product Marketing, Ari Weil, took over Akamai's Twitter account for a live October Release Q&A ... Read More
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Krakow’s Commitment to a Sustainable Office and Community

| | Sustainability
Written by Courtney Hadden, Corporate Sustainability, and Karolina Galeziowska, Krakow Sustainability Team Lead As an essential part of the Internet for over 20 years, Akamai believes it is our responsibility to help create digital experiences that are fast, intelligent and ... Read More
CPDoS Poisoning Attack

CPDoS Poisoning Attack

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On October 22, 2019, a new method of web cache poisoning, called CPDoS or Cache Poisoned Denial of Service, was announced by researchers, Hoai Viet Nguyen and Luigi Lo Iacono. Targeting content delivery networks and other caching systems, the attack ... Read More
How to Scale Addressable Advertising with Low Latency for Live Streaming

How to Scale Addressable Advertising with Low Latency for Live Streaming

| | News & Announcements
Written by: David Springfall, Founder and CTO of Yospace Under David's technical and strategic leadership, Yospace pioneered server-side ad insertion and established itself as the global leader in OTT stream monetisation. The Yospace technology supports full one-to-one personalisation and provides ... Read More
Top 10 Practices for Securing Cloud Workloads

Top 10 Practices for Securing Cloud Workloads

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Public cloud is one of the biggest challenges in every IT organization. While driving greater scalability, performance, and access for a competitive edge, it also introduces new security risks. More than just hosted data center infrastructure, public cloud offers the ... Read More
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Easy VPN Transition With Zero Trust Access

Akamai recently announced Enterprise Application Access capabilities designed to improve performance and user experience, as well as provide an easy migration away from VPN, reducing complexity and risk. The new capabilities -- IP address-based access, on-premises network detection, and captive portal support -- are architected to accelerate large-scale deployments, enhance ... Read More
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Enhancing video streaming quality for ExoPlayer – Part 1: Quality of User Experience Metrics

The online video player landscape is fragmented with a wide variety of players across a mix of popular platforms. In the world of HTML5-video players in browsers, there are a number of open-source solutions (e.g., hls.js, dash.js, Shaka Player), as well as commercial offerings which include Akamai's AMP ... Read More
GSS at Edge World

GSS at Edge World

| | Corporate, edge, edgeworld
It's a busy time for my team as we prepare for next week's customer conference, EdgeWorld, in Las Vegas. I'm excited for another productive week of interacting and innovating with our customers ... Read More
Akamai Receives a Loyalty360 Top 10 Award

Akamai Receives a Loyalty360 Top 10 Award

Our decision to acquire Janrain this year added to our customer experience capabilities. Identity Cloud, a cloud-based CIAM platform, enables businesses to manage and activate customers with seamless, omnichannel registration, authentication, and preference management capabilities ... Read More