The Akamai Platform
As your business becomes ever more reliant on the web, you need to know you can deliver content, products and services quickly and easily to a worldwide user base – one that could include customers, business partners, suppliers and your own employees.
Your users’ requests and resulting application responses from your origin server are sent over the Akamai platform. With over 84,000 servers in 72 countries, it’s the world’s largest fault-tolerant network. Using route opimisation, we find the fastest and most reliable path to your server and retrieve the application content, optimising server communication, improving performance and maintaining application security with our access control service throughout the entire procedure.