While enterprise cloud computing offers tremendous advantages in productivity, performance and cost- savings, many organizations still face significant barriers to adoption of cloud services. Enterprise cloud computing can be a very complex endeavor, made even more difficult by the rise of mobile video and streaming media services. Network congestion makes reliability an issue too, even as users have increasingly high expectations flawless experiences when accessing website, web applications and streaming media services. And denial of service attacks and other sophisticated threats create real security challenges for organizations implementing enterprise cloud computing services.
Akamai offers industry-leading technology for organizations seeking to overcome the barriers to enterprise cloud computing. Offering the world’s largest and most advanced cloud-based platform for distributing and accelerating enterprise cloud computing technology, Akamai enables enterprises to extend their network into the cloud and manages traffic across the Internet to give employees, partners and customers secure access to critical applications – on any device, anywhere. It’s no wonder that one out of every three global 500 companies trusts Akamai to make enterprise cloud computing more agile, productive and secure.
Akamai’s enterprise cloud computing platform
As the global leader in Content Delivery Network (CDN) services, Akamai provides solutions that significantly improve web and mobile performance, cloud security and media delivery. All Akamai solutions are built on the globally distributed Akamai Intelligent Platform™, consisting of software that resides on over 175,000 servers in more than 100 countries. Serving more than two trillion Internet interactions and 15 to 30% of the world’s web traffic every day, Akamai continually maps the Internet to deliver comprehensive visibility into network conditions, to provide instant device-level detection and optimization, and to identify, block and absorb threats to the security of enterprise cloud computing.
Comprehensive solutions for enterprise cloud computing
Akamai’s enterprise cloud computing solutions include:
- Web performance technology to accelerate websites and web applications, enabling enterprises to provide audiences with instant, reliable and secure access any device, from any location.
- Media delivery solutions, including a live streaming server, that enable enterprises to deliver a flawless viewing experience and instant access to high definition video content on any screen, with the ability to scale to meet peak demand.
- Cloud security technology to secure websites and data centers, reducing the risk of downtime and data theft.
- Cloud networking solutions that transform the enterprise network to accelerate applications, reduce costs and make enterprise cloud computing easier.
- Network operator solutions that reduce the complexity of building and/or managing the content delivery network.
Learn more about enterprise cloud computing with Akamai.