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Tom Leighton

Tom Leighton

July 30, 2021 9:00 AM

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. We have scaled our business to handle many trillions of web requests quickly and securely each day by holding our services and operations to a very high standard of reliability. We know that

Akamai

Akamai

July 29, 2021 9:00 AM

Holiday Readiness: What You Should Be Thinking About ...

Written by: Michael Hansen This is a blog series about Akamai solutions that can help you manage the surge of traffic (both good and bad) that will be hitting the retail industry during the holiday season. The beginning of August is upon us, and if you haven't already started thinking about the busiest time of the year, now is a good time to do so. Whether you're an experienced veteran

Robert Blumofe

Robert Blumofe

July 29, 2021 9:00 AM

Zero Trust Should Not Give IT a Bad Name

Maybe you've just found out that your company's IT organization is implementing Zero Trust. Does that mean they don't trust you? "Zero Trust" sure sounds that way. Maybe you've read about it online or heard somebody talk about it in terms that equate Zero Trust with the idea that users and devices are never trusted. It's hard to feel good about an IT organization that doesn't trust the company's own

Akamai

Akamai

July 28, 2021 9:00 AM

World-Class OTT Streaming from MwareTV with Akamai

Written by: Ina Christova 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 and exciting content into their lives. MwareTV provides content delivery solutions designed for the TV platforms of today and tomorrow -- a web brimming with rich media and millions of users that demand high-quality

Eran Gal

Eran Gal

July 28, 2021 9:00 AM

Software-Defined Networking Concept Adoption at Akam ...

Akamai engineering has adopted new technology concepts to enhance and expand routing capabilities at the edge. Previously, Akamai's traffic-steering capabilities were mainly focused on DNS-based routing. In this article, we would like to give you an in-depth look at how Akamai has embraced new routing technology concepts and merged them into the Akamai edge to enhance routing capabilities, provide faster and better traffic steering, and offer even better performance. With

Robert Blumofe

Robert Blumofe

July 27, 2021 9:00 AM

All Access Is (or Should Be) Remote Access

With the transition to remote work, we often hear the term remote access used in unison. Typically, remote work application access is facilitated via a remote access mechanism and, presumably, local work application access is facilitated via a local access mechanism. But I argue that this connection does not really hold true. Sure, remote work does require the use of a remote access mechanism, but the mechanism can and should

Bridget Meuse

Bridget Meuse

July 27, 2021 8:00 AM

Cutting the Red Tape: Lessons Learned from CyberThre ...

If I had a dollar for every time I heard the phrase "digital transformation," I would have a lot of dollars. I'm sure you would too. We'd have even more if we counted the term "Zero Trust." (Maybe we should start counting them, now that I think about it!) Speakers and authors often use these buzz phrases to pique interest. These loaded phrases mean different things to different people, stripping

Jonathan Singer

Jonathan Singer

July 26, 2021 9:00 AM

G2A's Journey to Global Growth, Part 1: Keeping Game ...

G2A.COM is the world's largest marketplace for video games, with thousands of sellers, 24 million customers, and a million transactions a month. It's the first stop for gamers and geeks who are looking for low-priced game keys, activation codes, electronics, merchandise, and more. G2A has grown rapidly in the past several years, relying on Akamai for the speed, security, and global reach it needed to become one of the biggest

Bridget Meuse

Bridget Meuse

July 26, 2021 9:00 AM

Anyone for Alphabet Soup? ZTNA, SWGs, MFA, and More: ...

Last week, we gathered a few of the most prominent leaders and experts from every corner of the federal space to talk about all things cybersecurity and digital transformation. Discussions ranged from the move toward Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA), and effectively managing identities and access with a secure web gateway (SWG) to keep data safe, to what the executive order on cybersecurity means for agencies -- time to implement