Tom Leighton, Author at Security Boulevard
Akamai's Commitment to Reliability

Akamai’s Commitment to Reliability

For more than 20 years, Akamai has worked very hard to earn the trust and confidence of our customers and partners by developing services that can be relied upon to be available and secure at all times ... Read More
Why Developers Are Writing Apps on Our Edge Platform

Why Developers Are Writing Apps on Our Edge Platform

A lot of companies talk about edge computing today, but at Akamai, we've been doing it for more than 20 years. We were the first company to offer edge computing services, beginning in 1999 with advanced metadata, an XML-based language used to enable a variety of capabilities on our edge ... Read More
The World Has Moved Online. Has Your Business Adapted?

The World Has Moved Online. Has Your Business Adapted?

What would happen if everything we do in the world were to suddenly go online? We got the answer to that question early this year, when the global coronavirus pandemic forced almost everyone and everything to move online: commerce, meetings with colleagues and customers, classroom learning, appointments with the doctor, ... Read More
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Ronald Graham and the Magic of Math

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Late Monday night, I received an email sharing the sad news that Ronald Graham had died that evening at the age of 84. For those who never had the pleasure of knowing Ron, he was a brilliant mathematician with a ... Read More
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A Message to the Young Innovators of Tomorrow

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At a time when a global pandemic has forced students to go online to learn, the International Science and Engineering Fair is using the internet to bring together some of the most brilliant and innovative students from all over the ... Read More
Can the Internet keep up with the surge in demand?

Can the Internet keep up with the surge in demand?

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As a company that's been in the business of enabling the Internet for 22 years, Akamai is hearing from a lot of people lately who all want to know one thing: Can the Internet keep up with the sudden surge ... Read More
Working Together to Manage Global Internet Traffic Increases

Working Together to Manage Global Internet Traffic Increases

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As businesses and consumers around the world adjust their routines amid the various COVID-19 restrictions, the internet is being used at a scale that the world has never experienced. In addition to millions of people who are now working from ... Read More