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Lauren Van Wazer

Lauren Van Wazer

June 15, 2015 8:39 AM

Investing in our Science Technology Engineering and ...

Recently, I had the privilege to present scholarships to the three highest scorers in the USA Mathematical Olympiad (USAMO) on behalf of the Akamai Foundation. The Akamai Foundation is a proud supporter of the Mathematical Association of America, which includes the USAMO and the European Girls' Mathematical Olympiad. This year, for the first time, there were two young women in the top twelve Math Olympians in the United States. Yea!

Lisa Bagley

Lisa Bagley

June 12, 2015 12:26 PM

Akamai's Sunil Khandelwal Helping Earthquake Victims ...

As we all know, on April 25, there was a 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal that, along with powerful aftershocks, devastated the region. Nearly 9,000 people were killed, tens of thousands were injured and as many as 8 million people were affected--a third of the country's population. After the quake struck, many Akamai colleagues sprung into action, donating funds to relief organizations, which Akamai matched, and joining volunteer or

Akamai

Akamai

May 12, 2015 9:13 AM

Sponsoring the ThirstyBear Cycling Team

Around the Bay Area cycling is often referred to as the new golf. It allows riders to network with peers while getting exercise and enjoying the outdoors. Some are attracted to the sport because the vast array of technology today's bikes utilize - many of them eventually representing the cost of a small car or large motorcycle.

Akamai

Akamai

February 5, 2015 8:00 AM

State of the Internet Metrics: What Do They Mean?

Nearly two years ago, we published a blog post titled "Clarifying State of the Internet Report Metrics", and it has served as a great reference for those interested in finding out more about the metrics published within the State of the Internet Report. However, as the report has evolved over the last several years, we thought it would be worth publishing an update to clarify existing metrics and review new

Akamai

Akamai

December 2, 2014 12:21 PM

#GivingTuesday

We are committed to investing in the education of our future innovators. In the spirit of the holiday season, we are proud to contribute to: Code.Org Room To Read Plan International With a charitable donation in our customers' names!

Akamai

Akamai

October 23, 2014 3:33 PM

Akamai PLXsert's Q3 2014 State of the Internet - Sec ...

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - October 23, 2014 - Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM), the leading provider of cloud services for delivering, optimizing and securing online content and business applications, today announced availability of the Q3 2014 State of the Internet - Security Report. Akamai's Prolexic Security Engineering and Research Team (PLXsert) is a recognized leader in Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) protection services and strategies. This quarter's report, which provides analysis and insight

Chris Nicholson

Chris Nicholson

October 3, 2014 12:00 PM

Akamai/Vubiquity Win MCN Innovator Award

We're thrilled that Multichannel News has recognized Akamai's joint Content-as-a-Service (CaaS) offering with Vubiquity as one of its inaugural Innovator Award winners. According to the publication, the awards are intended to "honor distinctive new products at the 2014 SCTE Cable-Tec Expo," which took place in Denver this week. Winners were "selected by a panel of cable executives and Multichannel News contributors."

Michael Mclaughlin

Michael Mclaughlin

September 19, 2014 10:00 AM

Akamai Reaches The Beach

Twelve co workers crammed into vans all weekend? No sleep? No showers? Camping out under the stars? Running in the woods at night? This is not everyone's idea of a good time but for Team Faster Forward - Akamai it was an amazing experience we will never forget.

Akamai

Akamai

August 20, 2014 10:59 AM

Akamai Customer Care East Accepts the #IceBucketChal ...

Many charitable organizations have been established over time and people have found innovative ways to give back to each charity. However, none of these efforts have come close to the magnitude with which the #IceBucketChallenge has spread awareness across different social mediums. This challenge has raised millions of dollars since its inception. Touched by the world's efforts to spread awareness and help raise charitable contributions to benefit Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis