Global Classroom Training

Expand your knowledge and learn how to use your Akamai solutions in the most optimal manner

Our classes are led by experienced Akamai Technical consultants and professional services members. These sessions are specially designed for IT professionals who want to step behind the curtain and deepen their knowledge and Akamai expertise on how to use our Cloud Security, Media Delivery and Web Performance solutions. Each of our courses covers in-depth training on the basics of Akamai, how to implement, configure, troubleshoot, report and manage those products along with real-time hands-on exercises for each.

We currently offer classes in the following business areas of Akamai:

Web Performance
Foundations: Akamai Web Performance Solutions
NEW!Advanced: Akamai Advanced Web Performance & Offload

Cloud Security
Foundations: Akamai Cloud Security Solutions
NEW!Advanced: Akamai Advanced Kona Site Defender

Media Delivery
Foundations: Akamai Media Delivery Solutions
NEW!Advanced: Akamai Advanced Media Analytics

All of these are available in both Classroom & Web Class modality.

Akamai Web Performance Solutions Learning Objectives

  • Describe the Akamai Web Performance Solutions portfolio.
  • Describe the underlying technology and features on the Akamai Intelligent Platform.
  • Navigate effectively through Luna Control Center.
  • Configure and maintain Akamai Web Performance products according to your requirement.


NEW! Akamai Advanced Web Performance & Offload Solutions Learning Objectives

  • Describe the performance and offload features of the Akamai Web Performance Solutions portfolio.
  • Describe the need for performance measurement and a variety of testing tools and best practices.
  • Configure and run performance measurements tests using WebPageTest to see the performance improvement brought be the Akamai performance and offload features.
  • Configure performance and offload features of the Akamai Web Performance products to improve the performance of a demo site.


Akamai Cloud Security Solutions Learning Objectives

  • Describe the Akamai Cloud Security Solutions portfolio.
  • Describe the underlying technology and features on the Akamai Intelligent Platform.
  • Configure a Fast DNS, Kona Site Defender, and Client Reputation for your website.


NEW! Akamai Advanced Kona Site Defender Learning Objectives

  • Describe the nuances and special features of Kona Site Defender and Web Application Firewall.
  • Configure the delivery configuration with best practices as applicable from a security standpoint.
  • Maintain and tune the Web Application Firewall and Web Application Firewall policies and controls.
  • Identify security attacks and false positives using Security Monitor and Security Center.


Akamai Media Delivery Solutions Learning Objectives

  • Describe the Akamai Media Delivery Solutions portfolio.
  • Describe the underlying technology and features on the Akamai Intelligent Platform.
  • Deliver Streaming Content via the Akamai Intelligent Platform.


Akamai Advanced Media Analytics Solutions Learning Objectives

  • Describe the components of Media Analytics.
  • Configure a Report Pack and Data Source in Luna.
  • Integrate the HTML5 client-side plugin.
  • Demonstrate plugin troubleshooting tools and techniques