The Impact of a CAPTCHA on Your User Experience

The Impact of a CAPTCHA on Your User Experience

User experience (UX) impacts outcomes. A user-friendly CAPTCHA can help protect your business performance, brand reputation, & customer relationships.  ...
Tokyo Streaming Traffic Runs Rings Around Rio

Tokyo Streaming Traffic Runs Rings Around Rio

| | performance, Web Performance
With 35 medals at stake, the last full day of competition during the games in Tokyo generated the highest video streaming traffic for 30-plus customers on the Akamai Intelligent Edge Platform ...
World-Class OTT Streaming from MwareTV with Akamai

World-Class OTT Streaming from MwareTV with Akamai

Since the onset of the pandemic, home entertainment has never been more important. Millions of users across the globe have turned to over-the-top (OTT) streaming and live TV to bring much-needed diversion ...
Location- and Device-agnostic Security for the Mobile Workforce

Location- and Device-agnostic Security for the Mobile Workforce

I've spent my entire career in technology and can still recall the time when a desktop PC was the only way to work. (Truth be told, I'm also old enough to remember ...
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Akamai Helps Q-dance Bring Its Tribe to Defqon.1 at Home — a Global Virtual Festival Experience

Every year, Q-dance (part of the ID&T group), a Dutch electronic music experience company, delights its die-hard fans (or their "tribe") at the world's largest hardstyle festival, Defqon.1. Helicopters, simulated earthquakes, special ...
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HTTP/3 and QUIC: Past, Present, and Future

You may have seen the announcements over the past two weeks -- the IETF QUIC RFCs have been published! That leads to a lot of questions, depending on how closely you've followed ...
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XITE Music Video Platform Amplifies Entertainment with Akamai’s Help

With so many people around the globe seeking socially distanced fun and solace, at-home entertainment has never been more important. XITE aims to offer the best music video experience in the world ...
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The Edge is Becoming More Critical in a World of 5G and IoT

The edge is becoming more critical in a world of 5G and IoT. I've seen the evolution from 1x to 3G to 4G and now 5G over the many years I've worked ...
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Serverless Storage at the Edge (EdgeKV Beta)

We are pleased to announce the launch of EdgeKV, our distributed key-value store, into beta! EdgeKV is enabling technology for EdgeWorkers, our serverless computing platform that enables developers to create services using ...
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Edge Redirector Cloudlet Gets Faster

Cloudlets Policy Manager often takes a long time to load, which is a by-product of its original design where every policy activation is an individual file. These files must be moved around ...