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14 Acquisitions
IPO / Stock
Went Public on Nov 5, 1999 / NASDAQ:AKAM
Cambridge, MA
Akamai® is the leading provider of cloud services for helping enterprises provide secure, high-performing user experiences on any device.
Digital Media, Cyber Security, SaaS, Cloud Computing, Video Streaming, IaaS, Content Delivery Network, Enterprise Software

Company Details


Akamai® is the leading provider of cloud services for helping enterprises provide secure, high-performing user experiences on any device, anywhere. If you've ever shopped online, downloaded music, watched a web video or connected to work remotely, you've probably used Akamai's cloud platform.

Akamai helps enterprises accelerate innovation in the hyperconnected world by removing the complexities of technology so you can focus on driving your business faster forward. We enable enterprises to capitalize on market opportunities presented by trends like mobile and cloud while overcoming the challenges presented by security threats and the need to reach users globally.

The Akamai Intelligent Platform™ reaches globally and delivers locally, providing unmatched reliability, security and visibility into your online business.

Acquisitions (14)

Nov 2, 2015Unknown
Apr 6, 2015Unknown
Mar 2, 2015Unknown
Dec 2, 2013$390M in Cash
Nov 13, 2012$30.9M in Cash
Sep 13, 2012Unknown
Feb 8, 2012Cash
Nov 27, 2011$268M in Cash
Jun 10, 2010Unknown
Oct 21, 2008$95M in Cash

Investments (10)

DateInvested InRoundPartner(s)
Nov, 2015$800k / Seed
Nov, 2015$27M / Series B
Oct, 2015undisclosed amount / Venture (Lead)
Feb, 2015$3.2M / Venture (Lead)
Oct, 2014$11.7M / Series A
Aug, 2000$10M / Series B
Jun, 2000$90M / Venture
Apr, 2000$19M / Venture
Mar, 2000$1.7M / Venture
Feb, 2000$5M / Venture (Lead)

Current Team (54)


Products (1)


Competitors (13)

  • BitGravity is a content delivery network optimized for on-demand video delivery and HD live streaming.
  • BitTorrent is a protocol that creates advanced technologies to efficiently move large files across the internet.
  • CDNetworks enables global cloud acceleration to e-business customers across industries such as finance, travel, manufacturing and media.
  • ChinaNetCenter is a leading Internet service platform provider and one of the largest Content Delivery Network (CDN) platforms in the world.
  • CloudFlare is a web performance and security company that provides online services to protect and accelerate websites online.
  • Cotendo is a content delivery network and site acceleration services provider developing software focused on CDN technologies.
  • EdgeCast is a content delivery network (CDN) that helps companies accelerate and deliver static content to their users around the world.
  • Fastly is the future of content delivery.

Offices/Locations (1)

  • Headquarters

    8 Cambridge Center

    Cambridge, MA 02142


Upcoming Event Appearances (4)

Cisco Live Melbourne

March 07, 2017 - March 10, 2017

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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Past Event Appearances (28)

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