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What is Akamai?

If you've ever shopped online, downloaded music, watched a web video or connected to work remotely, you've probably used Akamai's cloud platform. Akamai helps businesses connect the hyperconnected, empowering them to transform and reinvent their business online. We remove the complexities of technology, so you can focus on driving your business faster forward.
Akamai is a tool in the Content Delivery Network category of a tech stack.

Who uses Akamai?

1609 companies reportedly use Akamai in their tech stacks, including Twitter, ViaVarejo, and LinkedIn.

205 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Akamai.

Akamai Integrations

Cloudinary, Sumo Logic, Cloudability, ImageKit, and Catchpoint Synthetics are some of the popular tools that integrate with Akamai. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with Akamai.

Why developers like Akamai?

Here鈥檚 a list of reasons why companies and developers use Akamai
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Public Decisions about Akamai

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Akamai in their tech stack.

Shared insights

Akamai sits at the front of the site, all assets and pages are cached for a minimum of 60 seconds. Requests to the edge peak at over 100k/s. Akamai

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Akamai Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Akamai?
Cloudflare speeds up and protects millions of websites, APIs, SaaS services, and other properties connected to the Internet.
Fastly's real-time content delivery network gives you total control over your content, unprecedented access to performance analytics, and the ability to instantly update content in 150 milliseconds.
Google Cloud CDN
Google Cloud CDN leverages Google's globally distributed edge caches to accelerate content delivery for websites and applications served out of Google Compute Engine. Cloud CDN lowers network latency, offloads origins, and reduces serving costs. Once you've set up HTTP(S) Load Balancing, simply enable Cloud CDN with a single checkbox.
API management, design, analytics, and security are at the heart of modern digital architecture. The Apigee intelligent API platform is a complete solution for moving business to the digital world.
It provides complete cyber security by protecting what really matters most鈥攜our data and applications鈥攚hether on-premises or in the cloud.
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