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Akamai to Showcase How Businesses Can Improve Their Security Posture from the Data Center through the Cloud with the Intelligent Edge at RSA Conference 2019

Technology Demonstrations and Speaking Sessions Showcase How Organizations Can: Protect Apps and APIs; Stop Fraud and Credential Abuse; Move to Zero Trust


None | February 25, 2019


Akamai Technologies (NASDAQ: AKAM), the intelligent edge platform for security and delivering digital experiences, will be showcasing its full range of award-winning cloud security solutions and services at the RSA Conference 2019. The security conference will take place March 4-8 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, and Akamai will be exhibiting at booth N6153 (Moscone North). Company experts will also deliver conference presentations including Akamai CSO Andy Ellis doing a talk titled, “Humans Are Awesome at Risk Management”. Akamai Vice President of Web Security, Josh Shaul will be featured in a session called, “Designing for Doomsday: Effective API Security Approaches from the Edge”.

Demonstrations and presentations at Akamai’s booth will underscore the Company’s efforts to illustrate how security architecture needs to transform from the data center – beyond the cloud – to the edge. Akamai will showcase its industry leading solutions in DDoS mitigation, app and API security, bot management and credential abuse prevention, customer identity and access management, and Zero Trust security through secure app access, and malware protection.

Main Stage topics being presented at the Akamai booth throughout the conference will include daily themes with a focus on:

  • Stop Credential Abuse (Tuesday, March 5)
  • Move To Zero Trust (Wednesday, March 6)
  • Protect Apps & APIs (Thursday, March 7)


RSA Conference attendees will also have the opportunity to hear from Akamai security experts during the following sessions:

  • Humans Are Awesome at Risk Management
    Akamai Speaker: Andy Ellis, Chief Security Officer
    Date: Tuesday, March 5
    Time: 11:00 AM
    Location: Moscone South 207
  • Designing for Doomsday: Effective API Security Approaches from the Edge
    Akamai Speaker: Josh Shaul, Vice President, Web Security
    Date: Wednesday, March 6
    Time: 9:30 AM
    Location: Moscone South Esplanade 153

For more information on Akamai’s cloud security solutions, and to book a meeting with an Akamai representative at the RSA Conference, please visit here.  

About Akamai

Akamai powers and protects life online. Leading companies worldwide choose Akamai to build, deliver, and secure their digital experiences — helping billions of people live, work, and play every day. With the world’s most distributed compute platform — from cloud to edge — we make it easy for customers to develop and run applications, while we keep experiences closer to users and threats farther away. Learn more about Akamai’s security, compute, and delivery solutions at and, or follow Akamai Technologies on Twitter and LinkedIn.