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PublicNASDAQ:AKAM
Date9/1999
Raised
Post IPO Valuation

General Information

Websiteakamai.com
Bloghttps://blogs.aka...
Twitter@Akamai
CategoryEnterprise
Phone(877) 4-AKAMAI
Employees1,000
Founded8/1998

Offices

Cambridge, USA
8 Cambridge Center
Cambridge, MA, 02142
USA

People

Co-Founder and Chief Scientist
VP of Engineering
VP of Enginering, Cloud Platforms
VP
President, Worldwide Operations
SVP and GM Web Experience Business Unit
President of Products and Development
Vice President of Networks & Chief Network Architect
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Acquisitions

Total$1.07B
Prolexic Technologies, 2/2014 $390M
Verivue, 11/2012
FastSoft, 9/2012
Blaze.io, 2/2012
Cotendo, 11/2011 $268M
Velocitude, 6/2010
acerno, 10/2008 $95M
Red Swoosh, 4/2007 $15M
Netli, 2/2007 $170M
Speedera Networks, 6/2005 $130M

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Akamai Technologies

Akamai is a leading web services provider based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. It is the primary player in content delivery expediting space. It was started in 1998 to use advanced computing techniques to deliver a streamlined web experience to the end user. Its first customer was Yahoo.

Since 1998 Akamai has retained content delivery as its core business, but has also branched out with two tiers of professional Internet consulting services along with related digital media and site delivery solutions. These businesses target firms seeking to deliver a rich user experience quickly and consistently.

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Akamai Technologies demoing at FinovateEurope 2013

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Sources

  1. Akamai Technologies, Inc. SEC Form 10K filed March 03, 2014 (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. Akamai acquires content delivery network biz Verivue (masshightech.com) [edit]
  3. Akamai Acquires FastSoft (freshnews.com) [edit]
  4. Akamai Acquires Website Performance Company Blaze Software (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  5. Done Deal – Akamai Buys Rival Cotendo For $268 Million (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  6. Akamai Acquires Mobile Content Platform Velocitude (paidcontent.org) [edit]
  7. TechCrunch (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  8. Payday for Red Swoosh 15 million from Akamai/ (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  9. Akamai Press Release (akamai.com) [edit]
  10. Akamai Acquires Speedera Networks (networkworld.com) [edit]
  11. Akamai Reports All Time Single Day Peak of 3.45 Terabits Per Second on April 9 (beet.tv) [edit]
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