Akamai Technologies

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Go-With-The-Winner: Client-Side Server Selection for Content Delivery

    Content delivery networks deliver much of the world's web and video content by deploying a large distributed network of servers. The authors model and analyze a simple paradigm for client-side server selection that is commonly used in practice where each user independently measures the performance of a set of candidate...

    Provided By Akamai Technologies

  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    Leveraging Cloud Security to Weather Threatening Storms

    While threats to network and information security have existed since the dawn of the information age, the complexity and scale of attacks have exploded in recent years, presenting enterprises with daunting challenges as they struggle to defend an increasingly vulnerable perimeter. This paper assesses the current cyber threat environment and...

    Provided By Akamai Technologies

  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    Protecting Online Channels and Web Applications

    As companies continue to push their business-critical data and operations to the Internet, they must also take appropriate measures to protect these assets from the growing threats of the online world. This whitepaper gives a broad overview of the ways in which Akamai can help organizations bolster the security of...

    Provided By Akamai Technologies

  • Webcasts // Jun 2010

    Cloud Based Security Services: Saving Cloud Computing Users from Evil-Doers

    Join Akamai and a panel of leading specialists for a discussion that delves into IT's current and future security threats. Topics include web application security, vulnerabilities, threats and mitigation/defense strategies, and tactics. Get real-life experiences on the escalating requirements for Internet security from Cisco, Whitehat, and Akamai. We will discuss...

    Provided By Akamai Technologies

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Distributing Security and Optimization in the Application Delivery 2.0 Era

    We invite you to download this white paper to learn about the key challenges and solutions that are associated with application delivery, including the importance of performance and security that result from the adoption of cloud computing. The paper also discusses how enterprises are considering a "defense in depth" approach...

    Provided By Akamai Technologies

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Understanding Web Application Security - Defending the Enterprise's New Porous Perimeter by Extending Security to the EdgeWhite Paper

    As enterprises move more of their business transactions online, they face the challenge of defending a perimeter that grows increasingly porous. This paper examines current trends in Web application security, assessing the present threat environment as well as limitations in existing approaches to protection. It then looks at how Akamai's...

    Provided By Akamai Technologies

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Akamai Solutions for Cloud Computing: Accelerate, Scale and Fortify Applications and Platforms Running in the Cloud

    Cloud computing promises more agile, efficient, and cost-effective infrastructure solutions for building, scaling and using applications and services. Inherent to the Cloud, however, are the challenges of running applications over a highly unpredictable and unreliable platform - the Internet. Cloud-based offerings will need to overcome these challenges in order to...

    Provided By Akamai Technologies

  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    The Critical Role of an ADC in the Data-center and the Internet

    The data center is the heart of a corporation's information infrastructure. Having the right Application Delivery Controller (ADC) is critical because it plays a key role in directing traffic, and defending and securing the data-center. How do you know which ADC is right? How do you develop a world class...

    Provided By Akamai Technologies

  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    The Critical Role of an ADC in the Data-center and the Internet

    The data center is the heart of a corporation's information infrastructure. Having the right Application Delivery Controller (ADC) is critical because it plays a key role in directing traffic, and defending and securing the data-center. How do you know which ADC is right? How do you develop a world class...

    Provided By Akamai Technologies

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Understanding Web Application Security - Defending the Enterprise's New Porous Perimeter by Extending Security to the EdgeWhite Paper

    As enterprises move more of their business transactions online, they face the challenge of defending a perimeter that grows increasingly porous. This paper examines current trends in Web application security, assessing the present threat environment as well as limitations in existing approaches to protection. It then looks at how Akamai's...

    Provided By Akamai Technologies

  • Webcasts // Jun 2010

    Cloud Based Security Services: Saving Cloud Computing Users from Evil-Doers

    Join Akamai and a panel of leading specialists for a discussion that delves into IT's current and future security threats. Topics include web application security, vulnerabilities, threats and mitigation/defense strategies, and tactics. Get real-life experiences on the escalating requirements for Internet security from Cisco, Whitehat, and Akamai. We will discuss...

    Provided By Akamai Technologies

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Distributing Security and Optimization in the Application Delivery 2.0 Era

    We invite you to download this white paper to learn about the key challenges and solutions that are associated with application delivery, including the importance of performance and security that result from the adoption of cloud computing. The paper also discusses how enterprises are considering a "defense in depth" approach...

    Provided By Akamai Technologies

  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    Leveraging Cloud Security to Weather Threatening Storms

    While threats to network and information security have existed since the dawn of the information age, the complexity and scale of attacks have exploded in recent years, presenting enterprises with daunting challenges as they struggle to defend an increasingly vulnerable perimeter. This paper assesses the current cyber threat environment and...

    Provided By Akamai Technologies

  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    Protecting Online Channels and Web Applications

    As companies continue to push their business-critical data and operations to the Internet, they must also take appropriate measures to protect these assets from the growing threats of the online world. This whitepaper gives a broad overview of the ways in which Akamai can help organizations bolster the security of...

    Provided By Akamai Technologies

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Akamai Solutions for Cloud Computing: Accelerate, Scale and Fortify Applications and Platforms Running in the Cloud

    Cloud computing promises more agile, efficient, and cost-effective infrastructure solutions for building, scaling and using applications and services. Inherent to the Cloud, however, are the challenges of running applications over a highly unpredictable and unreliable platform - the Internet. Cloud-based offerings will need to overcome these challenges in order to...

    Provided By Akamai Technologies

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Go-With-The-Winner: Client-Side Server Selection for Content Delivery

    Content delivery networks deliver much of the world's web and video content by deploying a large distributed network of servers. The authors model and analyze a simple paradigm for client-side server selection that is commonly used in practice where each user independently measures the performance of a set of candidate...

    Provided By Akamai Technologies