Akamai Named a 2013 National Top Workplace

                  Akamai Named a 2013 National Top Workplace

Company recognized as a Top 150 national workplace in largest survey of
American workers of its kind

PR Newswire

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 31, 2013

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan.31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Akamai Technologies, Inc.
(NASDAQ: AKAM), the leading cloud platform for helping enterprises provide
secure, high-performing user experiences on any device, anywhere, today
announced that it has been named one of America's Top Workplaces by
WorkplaceDynamics. Akamai was ranked among the top 150 national workplaces
from a list of over 870 organizations that participated in regional top
workplace programs and that have more than 1,000 employees nationwide.

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The National Top Workplaces list was determined solely by feedback gathered
through an objective employee survey. The survey was conducted by
WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, the leading on-demand employee survey provider, in
conjunction with 30 leading regional newspapers. Akamai participated in The
Boston Globe's Top Workplaces 2012 program, and was named one of the "Top
Places to Work, 2012" among Massachusetts businesses. Akamai ranked 14^th
among Massachusetts' largest employers and was the highest-ranking software
company in the category.

The WorkplaceDynamics survey uses a proprietary set of 22 questions to rank
companies. The survey data showed that employees most want to work at
companies with high levels of organizational health. Companies that set a
clear direction for their future; execute well; and bring real meaning to work
are the healthiest, according to WorkplaceDynamics.

Details about the National Top Workplaces, a full list of the Top 150
companies, the survey methodology, and factors that drive organizational
health are available at www.topworkplaces.com.

Akamai has also recently earned recognition as one of India's Best Companies
to Work for 2012 by Great Place To Work Institute, and has been named one of
the Best Places to Work 2013 and Top 25 Companies for Career Opportunities in
America by Glassdoor.

Learn more about building a career at Akamai.

About WorkplaceDynamics
Founded in 2006, WorkplaceDynamics is the fastest-growing employee survey
provider in the United States. Based on their "on-demand" employee survey,
last year they surveyed more than 5,000 organizations, polled 1.7 million
people and handled over a million employee responses.

About Akamai
Akamai^® is the leading cloud platform for helping enterprises provide secure,
high-performing user experiences on any device, anywhere. At the core of the
Company's solutions is the Akamai Intelligent Platform™ providing extensive
reach, coupled with unmatched reliability, security, visibility and expertise.
Akamai removes the complexities of connecting the increasingly mobile world,
supporting 24/7 consumer demand, and enabling enterprises to securely leverage
the cloud. To learn more about how Akamai is accelerating the pace of
innovation in a hyperconnected world, please visit www.akamai.com or
blogs.akamai.com, and follow @Akamai on Twitter.

Contacts:                    Natalie Temple
Jeff Young
                             Investor Relations
Media Relations

SOURCE Akamai Technologies, Inc.

Website: http://www.akamai.com
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