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Companies Without Web Protection Could Easily End Up Paying Millions if Hacked

November 15, 2015
Think of web security as household insurance or your home security systems. You pay every month to make sure that if any of your valuable items are lost, stolen or broken, or if there are attempts to gain access to your personal items, you are protected or covered. Web security protects your identity, safeguards your […]

TalkTalk Hit by Cyber Attack

November 11, 2015
TalkTalk, the UK phone and broadband provider, may have left its customers exposed to hackers due to a lack of stable web security measures once again. TalkTalk issued a warning to its 4 million customers on Thursday that attackers may have gained access to their personal information. Information that may have been exposed to the […]

Akamai Earns Perfect Five Stars for Providing the Best Web Performance Solutions for Vendors

November 1, 2015
Akamai received a perfect ‘5’ rating from this year’s Streaming Media 100. Akamai was one out of only 3 companies that earned the top rating from every judge.  The List of Top Companies in Web Performance The Streaming Media 100 list, “The One Hundred Companies that Matter Most in Online Video”,  includes the top 100 companies […]

How to Prepare Your Web Performance for Holiday Shopping 2015

October 26, 2015
It may only be October, but as far as the retail industry is concerned, the Holiday Season has officially begun. People are already searching websites for the best Christmas gift and traffic volumes are increasing exponentially as December draws near. Retail websites need to be ready for this surge in activity or they will lose […]

Bringing Akamai’s CDN to Microsoft Azure Customers

October 19, 2015
While viewers were sitting at home in front of their TVs enjoying the Super Bowl, companies were working behind the scenes to ensure that the game could be viewed without interruptions online. Akamai collaborated with Microsoft to combine state of the art technology and provide millions of users around the world with the live content […]

Is Your eCommerce Site About to Fall Victim to a DDoS Attack?

October 13, 2015
Imagine this scenario – you get to work early and start going over your emails. One of those emails includes a strange message that says that you have to pay a certain amount of crypto-currency or your site will be offline due to a DDoS attack. What do you do? First, you should understand that […]

Akamai Insights: Optimize the Performance of Next Generation Retailers

October 12, 2015
A conference called “Future Stores” took place a couple of months ago, late June. The Future Stores conference is held by WBR (Worldwide Business Research) and is focused on the challenges that operations, IT, cross-channel, and retail customer executives face when attempting to bridge the gap between the store and digital experience. The idea is […]

DDoS Attacks Double in 2015

September 30, 2015
According to a report recently released by Akamai called “Q2 2015 State of the Internet Security“, DDoS attacks are double what they were the year before. The global security landscape is very different and requires more advanced solutions to handle all of the new security vulnerabilities. DDoS Attacks – Activity Status According to the report, DDoS […]