Media Delivery Starts at the Edge

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Platform Strength

Media delivery customers need a robust platform that is as reliable as it is resilient. Akamai offers massive scale and unparalleled performance, coupled with the capacity to deliver the largest media events, game releases, and software updates to millions of viewers — concurrently. We place your content one network hop away from more than 90% of the world’s Internet users so you can deliver experiences with consistency, quality, and security across multiple connections, any time of day.

Innovation

Count on Akamai to help you better understand and solve challenges as they arise. Our experts are members of standards boards who collaborate and innovate on a wide variety of global issues that affect media businesses. From flawless delivery with near-zero latency to safeguarding content, Akamai will optimize performance, reduce costs, and ensure secure, quality experiences at scale.

Customer Focus

Gain the agility needed to easily deploy changes, reduce time to market, and ensure quality and reliability with next-generation tools and APIs. Akamai gives our media delivery customers access to tools, tech, and services including 24/7/365 globally distributed monitoring and a team of 1,900 experts to help identify and resolve issues before they meet your end users.

Platform Strength | Innovation

Consistently Deliver Exceptional
Experiences at Scale

Akamai understands the challenges that come with delivering OTT sports, news, video, games, software updates, social media, and entertainment on a global level. You need solutions that are fast, scalable, and seamless.

Customer Focus

Elevate Visibility to Gain Essential Insights and Mitigate Issues 24/7/365

Insight into usage, key performance indicators, and audience engagement will support strategic decision-making, allow you to optimize content and workflows — and avoid problems before they reach end users.

Customer Focus

Make Economically Feasible Connections with Public and Private Cloud

Stay ahead of cloud provider costs by offloading egress fees or by connecting directly to Akamai. You’ll securely connect to private and public cloud storage, compute platforms, and your origin while improving offload and lowering the burden of cloud egress.

Innovation

Secure Revenue, Protect Content, Govern Access, and Keep Away Unauthorized Usage

Protect content from online piracy and safeguard online revenue streams with tools that enable you to discover, prevent, monitor, and control access. The Edge platform encompasses security solutions that surround and protect customers’ apps, APIs, sites, and infrastructure.

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  • Token Authentication
  • Media Encryption
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  • Multiple Transport Layer Security Options
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  • Enhanced Proxy Detection
  • Content Targeting
  • Third-Party DRM

Platform Strength

Embed Core Edge Capabilities to Deliver from Your Cloud Environment

Deliver the ultimate online experiences from your cloud environment by embedding core capabilities of the Akamai Intelligent Edge Platform.

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