akamai reviewAkamai Technologies, Inc. is a company that provides a distributed computing platform for global Internet content and application delivery. The company was founded in 1998 by then-MIT graduate student Daniel Lewin, along with MIT Applied Mathematics professor Tom Leighton and MIT Sloan School of Management students Jonathan Seelig and Preetish Nijhawan. Akamai’s EdgePlatform is one of the world’s largest distributed computing platforms. 95,000 servers in 1,900 networks across 71 countries handle a significant portion of the world’s Web traffic. Customers include Adobe, NBC, Philips and Nintendo.

Company Name Akamai Technologies
HQ Region Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Industry Internet
Company Size 5001-10,000 employees
Founded 1998
Website http://www.akamai.com/

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