Akamai Network Operator Intro

Network Operator Solutions

Optimize network traffic, enable new revenue streams and control costs

Subscribers expect a broadcast quality experience with engaging video content on any device. Akamai Network Operator Solutions help providers operate a cost-efficient network that capitalizes on traffic growth and new subscriber services by reducing the complexity of building a Content Delivery Network (CDN) and interconnecting it across providers.

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Dedicated Video Delivery

  • Aura Licensed CDN

    Licensed suite of Operator CDN software to enable IP video services, enhance subscriber QoE and reduce network costs

    • Reduce costs by consolidating media CDN infrastructure
    • Transform streaming video and accelerate software delivery to any device
    • Increase revenue opportunities through retail CDN services and tiered service upgrades
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  • Aura Managed CDN

    Managed Operator CDN suite to deploy a highly scalable, turnkey CDN

    • Reduce cost and complexity with a turnkey media CDN solution
    • Transform QoE by extending online video libraries to any IP connected device
    • Control CDN performance through comprehensive analytics and reporting
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  • Aura Object Store

    Highly scalable, persistent media content store for CDN content origination

    • Extend CDN capacity and scale to billions of objects and petabytes of storage
    • Support live and on-demand web apps with adaptive streaming
    • Offer non-stop operation with in-service capacity expansion and software upgrades
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  • Akamai Network Partnerships

    Work with Akamai to deliver superior Quality of Service to your end users

    • Add CDN capacity to your network quickly and easily
    • Accelerate performance from within your own network
    • Reduce transit costs by leveraging the Akamai Intelligent Platform
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DNS Infrastructure

  • DNSi CacheServe and AnswerX

    Recursive DNS designed for flexible deployment, higher network performance, new services, and reduced infrastructure costs

    • Create a safer Internet – preference, policy, and reputation data
    • Boost Internet speed – pinpoint-accurate content mapping
    • Reduce costs – higher performance, reliability, and flexibility
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  • DNSi AuthServe

    On-premise authoritative DNS solution critical to configuring, publishing, and distributing access to IP services

    • Deliver exceptional performance and scaling to more than 1 billion resource records
    • Provide 100% uptime of master servers with online configuration and unique active-active dual-master deployment
    • Automate DNSSEC lifecycle management to minimize errors and keep services online
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  • DNSi Big Data Connector

    DNS-based solution that allows service providers to easily integrate DNS data into their big data platforms

    • Ensure fast time to deployment
    • Provide seamless pre-built integration into Hadoop and Splunk
    • Increase visibility into services and applications used
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Security and Personalization Services

  • SPS Secure Consumer

    Cloud-based, carrier-grade cybersecurity solution protects subscribers and IoT devices from phishing, viruses, ransomware and malware

    • Allow subscribers to tailor internet access for each family member from a simple web page
    • Manage screen time and set rules for content category blocking (e.g., for homework time and bedtime
    • Protect all devices across your network from harmful cyberthreats
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  • SPS Secure Business

    Security as a Service solution that lets providers easily deploy SMB cyberthreat protection to prevent ransomware, phishing, botnets and zero-day malware attacks

    • Launch services quickly and easily, with multiple deployment options for providers
    • Block inappropriate content for guest Internet users
    • Control the branding and own the data to develop deeper, more profitable business relationships
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  • SPS Secure Public Wi-Fi

    Security as a Service solution that lets providers easily and quickly deploy cyberthreat protection and content filtering to any business that offers guest and public Wi-Fi

    • Quickly offer Wi-Fi protection to stadiums, municipalities, retailers or any business that provides Wi-Fi
    • Safeguard guests from harmful or inappropriate content
    • Allow businesses to customize which pages are blocked to reflect the host’s brand and values
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  • SPS ThreatAvert

    DNS-based, carrier-grade cybersecurity application that protects your network and subscribers against, DDoS, DNS tunneling, botnets and more

    • Cover all devices with a lightweight solution that scales to protect millions of subscribers
    • Deliver superior depth and breadth of threat coverage through data science
    • Continuously update threat feeds to maintain protection as exploits change
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  • SPS Reach

    DNS-based application used by service providers to generate in-browser multimedia messages for advanced customer engagement

    • Communicate more effectively to customers with messages that typically reach 90% of target audiences within the first 24 hours
    • Personalize subscriber experience through rich messages built from easy-to-use pre-built or custom templates
    • Execute precisely-targeted campaigns with seamless deployment and integration supported by real-time metrics
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