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October 21, 2014 10:37 AM

The Changing Requirements of Application Delivery So ...

The correlation between the success of a company and its operational agility is no secret - the faster an enterprise is able to tackle new challenges and introduce new innovations, the more likely it is to be successful in those areas. The rapid pace of technological developments in the modern world has introduced wrinkles to this paradigm and left many businesses shackled to old methods of networking and legacy

Jonathan Singer

Jonathan Singer

July 16, 2014 10:50 AM

A Tale of Mobile Waiting

A few weeks back at the Velocity Conference, Akamai's own Guy Podjarny released a little book he wrote on the intersection of responsive web design and performance. Many of you have downloaded it, but if not, I urge you to do so here. But if you weren't at Velocity, and in particular weren't around for Guy's keynote; then you missed a very special "Book Reading" (and a pretty special hat)

Akamai

Akamai

March 25, 2014 12:00 PM

Web Experience Overview with M.J. Johnson

Watch this overview of how Akamai helps our customers deliver reliable, fast and secure web experiences with Akamai Director of Web Experience Product Marketing, M.J. Johnson. M.J. also provides an overview of how websites have evolved into full-fledged dynamic applications and how the way users interact with these sites has changed with the proliferation of new devices and variable network conditions.

Margaret Kuchler

Margaret Kuchler

December 6, 2013 10:30 AM

Mobile Retail Traffic represents 35 percent of the T ...

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Akamai

Akamai

November 18, 2013 3:04 PM

Extreme Image Optimization: WebP & JPEG XR in Aqua I ...

Images are probably the simplest component on a web page today. They don't block the parsing of the HTML and don't get in the way of rendering other components. Generally, they just sit there and look pretty. However, for what they lack in complexity, they compensate in volume. According to the HTTP Archive, images make up 61% of the bytes on the average desktop homepage, and 65% of the bytes

Margaret Kuchler

Margaret Kuchler

November 13, 2013 12:54 PM

The online holiday shopping season: A look back at 2 ...

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Lorenz Jakober

Lorenz Jakober

November 7, 2013 1:02 PM

Mastering Multi-Channel Madness

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Akamai

Akamai

October 9, 2013 8:55 AM

An Exciting Day for the WAN - Akamai & Cisco Announc ...

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Lorenz Jakober

Lorenz Jakober

October 4, 2013 1:36 PM

Why Early Termination Is Not A Bad Thing...

On July 31st Facebook announced that they have enabled secure browsing by default. More and more companies such as Google, Twitter and PayPal have started to switch to always on SSL/TLS to ensure more secure browsing. And the growth of HTTPS use is likely to continue. Number of Sites With Valid Certificates Part of Netcraft's SSL Server Survey Source: Netcraft This sounds all well and good. However, as is often