Security is an important, but often overlooked aspect of image management. This Akamai & O'Reilly brief exposes common vulnerabilities and covers best practices around securely transforming and transporting high-quality images to your customers.
In order to provide measurable business value, IT organizations are increasing their adoption of cloud computing technologies. Learn more about the best practices that will ensure the success of your IT initiatives.
Sophisticated and large-scale botnets are increasingly used to execute innovative attacks, evading detection with advanced Fast Flux techniques. Akamai’s security researchers have gleaned new and unique insights on the behavior of such Fast Flux networks.
In this white paper, learn more about the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the new EU regulation that replaces the existing Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC, as well as many local laws implementing the Directive.
In this new report from Frost & Sullivan, analyst Chris Rodriguez explains how the credential stuffing exploit challenges typical bot management strategies, and calls for a more comprehensive approach.
The latest Frost & Sullivan Stratecast Perspectives and Insight for Executives report reviews the challenges presented by bots, emerging solutions for bot management, and the potential market for bot management.
The 2016 Global Web App Firewall (WAF) Customer Value Leadership Award, authored by Frost & Sullivan, highlights the combination of a massive CDN infrastructure and unique web security technologies that set Akamai apart from other industry competitors
Independent research/analyst firm Securosis dives into the overall WAF technology process from deployment to management; providing organizations with best practices to maximize their security investment.
According to Gartner, cloud based WAFs are gaining popularity and will protect half of all web applications by 2020. Learn more about the WAF marketplace and why Akamai was named a leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant.
This white paper covers the research done by Akamai's Threat Research team on the possibility of passively fingerprinting HTTP2 clients based on unique implementation features. The paper also proposes a format for passive HTTP2 fingerprints, as well as a few examples of unique fingerprints belonging to common clients and implementations.
The vast majority of public and private sector organizations around the world rely on technologies based on Public Key Infrastructure (PKI). PKI-based technology, such as those based on the Transport Layer Security (TLS), can effectively secure information online. Akamai's distributed platform is uniquely positioned to help organizations around the globe overcome the challenges associated with PKI-based solutions, allowing them to focus on best serving citizens, partners and customers.
The digital era of aviation has ushered in an increasing threat of cybercrime. The good news is there are innovative new ways to protect your online platform. This paper examines the current state of digital security in aviation and suggests a new approach to build a resilient online capability for airlines.
Learn about the various solutions and techniques for web, DNS, and infrastructure security, including how to optimize your data center architecture, defend multiple network perimeters, plan security measures to handle increasing network traffic, and adapt to new online security threats and attacks.
Many organizations have web application firewall solutions deployed today. However, these deployments often fail to meet their initial expectations in terms of effectiveness, ease of management and impact on protected web applications.
With the expansion of applications and data into the cloud, online businesses are more vulnerable than ever before. Learn how managed web security services are playing an increasingly important role in defense strategies.
As more data and services are moved to the web, companies can no longer rely on a strong perimeter to stay secure. Learn more about the types of threats you could face and the security solutions available to your business.
Due to advances in display resolutions, current modes of online video distribution are becoming inadequate. Explore the drivers behind 4K and the preparations Akamai has made to accommodate the next generation of broadband expansion.
In today’s constantly changing technology landscape, businesses must utilize a content delivery network to stay competitive. Learn how CDNs respond to evolving consumer behaviors to help businesses grow market share and revenue.
With more and more video services available online, speed is now the focus and reliability is just assumed. Learn why speed is so critical, and how FastTCP protocol addresses the needs of today’s Internet.
With the explosive growth of online video, it is imperative that publishers understand what influences audience engagement. Learn how insights into viewer behavior can help craft a successful online video strategy.
As 4K video grows in popularity, businesses need scalable solutions in place to deliver high quality content. Learn more about 4K and how Akamai’s Media Delivery Solutions ensure a flawless streaming experience.
As the device marketplace becomes more fragmented, the choice of media players becomes critical to the success of online video. Find out what factors are key to the success of any online video strategy.
The ongoing shift from hardware-based, dedicated network functionality to software-based networking built on virtualized infrastructure appears to be in full swing. Many industry observers believe that Content Delivery Networks (CDNs), which play a critical role in the delivery of high-quality video, provide an excellent use case for deployment within these evolving frameworks.
With today’s dependence on technology, mobile network operators must effectively manage traffic to provide a superior customer experience. Take a closer look at CEM strategies that allow the delivery of content to meet customer expectations.
Viewers are increasingly consuming video on-demand instead of watching content on a broadcast schedule. For content delivery networks (CDNs) and CDN service providers, this creates new challenges for content delivery infrastructure. In the Technalysis white paper, you'll learn how cloud-based solutions can drastically reduce or even eliminate QoS limitations across your CDN.
IT organizations are under tremendous pressure to meet the growing bandwidth demands of cloud traffic, mobile devices and applications. Learn how Akamai’s partnership with Cisco allows businesses to deliver an uncompromised experience over any connection.
With today’s distributed service consumption, most network traffic is flowing outside the safety and control of the corporate network. Learn how cloud services can help you meet the demands of today’s mobile and cloud technologies.