Akamai Technologies, a US based company headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts is a provider of content delivery network and cloud-based services. The company is listed on NASDAQ (Symbol: AKAM) and its solutions are suited for any kind of devices, be it mobile or the web. Their solutions cover media delivery, cloud security, mobile and web performance.
The company was founded by Jonathan Seelig, Randall Kaplan, Frank Thomas Leighton and Daniel Lewin. This month, it has announced the acquisition of Soha Systems, a privately funded company Sunnyvale, an innovator in the field of secure access technology for the cloud.