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- Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM), the leading global service provider for accelerating content and business processes online, announced today that it will participate in the Goldman Sachs Software & IT Services Retreat. Chief Financial Officer J.D. Sherman will present an update on Akamai's service offerings on Wednesday, November 8th in New York, New York.

When: Wednesday, November 8, 2006
3:15 p.m. (Eastern Time)

Where: Goldman Sachs
32 Old Slip
New York, New York

What: Presentation: Review of company service offerings

A live audio webcast of the panel discussion and a replay will be available on Akamai’s website at http://www.ir.akamai.com. Please go to the “Events Calendar” section of the Akamai Investor Relations Web page to access the presentation.

About Akamai

Akamai® is the leading global service provider for accelerating content and business processes online. Thousands of organizations have formed trusted relationships with Akamai, improving their revenue and reducing costs by maximizing the performance of their online businesses. Leveraging the Akamai EdgePlatform, these organizations gain business advantage today, and have the foundation for the emerging Web solutions of tomorrow. Akamai is "The Trusted Choice for Online Business." For more information, visit www.akamai.com.

Akamai Statement Under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act

The release contains information about future expectations, plans and prospects of Akamai Technologies, Inc.'s management that constitute forward-looking statements for purposes of the safe harbor provisions under The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Actual results may differ materially from those indicated by these forward-looking statements as a result of various important factors including, but not limited to, the effects of any attempts to intentionally disrupt our services or network by unauthorized users or others, failure to have available sufficient transmission capacity, a failure of Akamai's network infrastructure and other factors that are discussed in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K, quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, and other documents periodically filed with the SEC.