DLT Solutions and Akamai Partner to Provide Application Performance Solutions to Government
Herndon, VA and Cambridge,
DLT Solutions, Inc., a value-added reseller of industry-leading IT products and services, and Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM), the leading global service provider for accelerating content and applications online, announced a new strategic partnership through which DLT Solutions will offer Akamai's Application Performance Solutions to all U.S. federal, state and local government agencies through the GSA Schedule (#GS-35F-4543G) contract held by DLT.
The partnership complements and enhances DLT Solutions' Enterprise Applications strategy by offering Akamai managed services that improve the performance, scale and reliability of government Web-based applications. "Our selection of Akamai was based on the strength of the solution and Akamai's reputation as a trusted government IT infrastructure provider," said Rick Marcotte, President & CEO, DLT Solutions, Inc. "With the introduction of the Akamai products, DLT's offerings now include premier application performance solutions for critical, and often sensitive online government initiatives".
Akamai's fully-managed Web Application Accelerator service enables secure acceleration of dynamic, highly-interactive Web applications, which can enable greater adoption through improved performance, higher availability and an enhanced worldwide user experience. Akamai's services are designed to provide consistent application performance, regardless of where users are located in the world.
"DLT is a leader in serving the government markets by providing best in class information technology products and superior service. DLT offers a broad portfolio of applications including, as one of Oracle's largest government resellers, Oracle's entire information portfolio. Akamai represents a best in class service already in use by many Public Sector customers who need to address the core weaknesses of the public Internet that can slow mission-critical Web applications, and expose them to downtime and poor performance" said Betsy Appleby, vice president, Public Sector, Akamai. "By combining Akamai solutions with DLT expertise and experience together we can more effectively service the government agencies throughout the United States."
About DLT Solutions, Inc.
Founded in 1991, DLT Solutions, Inc. delivers best-of-class technology solutions to federal, state and municipal governments and businesses from its headquarters in Herndon, Va. To achieve that mission, DLT has tightly integrated itself with some of the most prominent IT software and hardware manufacturers in the world including Autodesk, Network Appliance, Oracle, Quantum, Quest Software, Red Hat and Symantec, among others. With its product portfolio and award-winning track record, DLT confidently supports public sector clients in the technology implementation required to achieve their agency missions. For more information or to place an order, contact DLT Solutions at 800-262-4358; email email@example.com; or visit www.dlt.com.
Akamai® is the leading global service provider for accelerating content and applications 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.
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