Akamai Internet Video Leadership and Capabilities on Display at 2013 NAB Show
Solutions for simplifying multi-screen video workflows, delivering and
protecting media content and websites underpin expansive Akamai presence at
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 21, 2013
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --2013 NAB Show Booth SL2724 –
Akamai®Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM), the leading cloud platform for
helping enterprises provide secure, high-performing user experiences on any
device, anywhere, will show how its cloud-based solutions can help media
companies deliver, measure, and support monetization efforts for high-quality
video experiences across Internet-connected devices while also protecting
their brand and content at the2013 NAB Show, April 8-11 in Las Vegas.
Technology demonstrations at NAB boothSL2724, as well as presentation of
technical papers and conference session participation will underscore Akamai's
proven ability and expertise to help solve the challenges of site and content
protection and performance at the scale necessary to meet the demands of
today's hyperconnected world.
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Booth demonstrations will illustrate how the combination of Akamai's Sola
Media Solutions, Aqua Ion Web Solutions and Kona Security Solutions are
designed to support end-to-end content preparation, security and delivery
workflows, dynamic Website performance and site protection optimized for the
best possible performance on connected devices. Specific technologies being
oSola Vision Transcoding: Sola Vision's transcoding capabilities for
video-on-demand content are designed to automatically create multiple
renditions of one high-quality video file for Adaptive Bitrate streaming
across multiple devices and networks.
oSola Vision Ad Integration Services: New for Sola Vision, Ad Integration
Services are designed to support in-the-cloud dynamic, targeted video
advertisement insertion into online video streams to reach an array of
oSola Analytics:Designed to help users measure and report on actionable
and relevant service and performance data, Sola Analytics provides
comprehensive insight on audience behavior and real-time video quality
from the audience level to the individual viewer.
oAqua Ion: Designed to allow users to layer and intelligently apply a
comprehensive set of optimizations to deliver high-quality Web experiences
across a wide range of use cases or situations.
oKona Site Defender: Designed to provide superior cloud computing security,
prevent data theft and downtime and mitigate Denial of Service attacks by
extending the security perimeter outside the data center.
oSecond-screen content delivery: This proof-of-concept demonstration will
show how synchronized content can be automatically delivered to
smartphones and tablets to complement content viewed on the primary
The foundation of all Akamai solutions is the Akamai Intelligent Platform,
providing global reach, unmatched reliability and security. Operating on top
of the Intelligent Platform, Sola, Aqua and Kona combine to give media
companies the flexibility to innovate and grow their business with technology
that delivers the protection and performance demanded by the world's leading
media companies and brands.
Conference session presentations
Akamai experts have been selected to participate in the following 2013 NAB
Show conference sessions:
oCloud Computing Conference: David Bornstein, Product Line Director, Media,
will participate on the panel, "Unique Cloud-Based Solutions," addressing
what cloud solutions are currently being developed to address specific
considerations of the intelligence community in fulfilling its missions on
Tuesday, April 9, from 1:45 PM-2:30 PM.
oDigital Disruption Super Session: Bill Wheaton, Senior Vice President and
General Manager, Media, will participate in the NAB Super Session,
"Digital Disruption: Unleashing the Next Wave of Innovation," on Tuesday,
April 9, from 4:00 PM-5:30 PM.
oBroadcast Engineering Conference: Ahmet Ozalp, Vice President, Media
Products, and Steven Chester, Vice President, Film, will present the
technical paper, "The Media Warehouse Concept for Electronic Media
Distribution," on Wednesday, April 10, from 3:00 PM-3:30 PM.
Akamai customers, partners and subject matter experts will offer a dynamic
range of on-stage presentations at the Akamai booth over the course of the
show. A schedule will be available before and during NAB at Akamai's 2013 NAB
Show site. Follow and engage with Akamai during NAB on Twitter by using
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.
Akamai Statement Under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
The release contains information about future expectations, plans and
prospects of Akamai's management that constitute forward-looking statements
for purposes of the safe harbor provisions under The Private Securities
Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Actual results may differ materially from those
indicated by these forward-looking statements as a result of various important
factors including, but not limited to, the effects of any attempts to
intentionally disrupt our services or network by hackers or others, failure of
our products and solutions to provide the benefits expected, a failure of
Akamai's network infrastructure, a decision by Akamai not to present at the
2013 NAB show and other factors that are discussed in Akamai's Annual Report
on Form 10-K, quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, and other documents periodically
filed with the SEC.
Chris Nicholson Natalie Temple
Media Relations Investor Relations
SOURCE Akamai Technologies, Inc.
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