Akamai Edge Conference 2016


Thanks to all our 2016 sponsors for helping to make Edge possible and a world-class experience for our customers. Would your company like to be an Edge sponsor?
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Check out our 2016 Sponsors. Stay Tuned for the 2017 List of Participating Companies!

2016 Diamond Sponsors

Operating for over 100 years and within 175 countries, IBM helps enterprises across all industries to transform, innovate and grow. We deliver high value for our clients by bringing together deep expertise with unmatched technology to solve the world’s biggest challenges in today’s digital economy. Backed by the world’s leading research organization, IBM combines industry expertise, IT implementation services, and secure enterprise systems and software to enable organizations to lead in the cloud and cognitive era. Visit www.ibm.com

IBM Global Technology Services offers end-to-end IT consulting and business services supported by an unparalleled global delivery network that is transforming its business to lead in an era of Cognitive and Cloud. As a cloud services integrator, GTS is managing the services and underlying infrastructure in an integrated and unified way. It is modernizing clients’ IT environments to help them meet the increasingly complex customer demands. GTS provides clients with innovative technology solutions that help them to improve their business processes and in turn, profitability.

AT&T can help you build and manage a powerful, flexible and secure hybrid cloud environment that fits your needs now and scales with your business, whenever and wherever it needs to. We offer end-to-end delivery capabilities on a global scale, backed by decades of experience and expertise in providing high-performance networking. So you can plan for future growth with confidence—knowing you’re prepared for the unexpected.

Jive is the premier provider of modern communication and collaboration solutions for business, recognized as a leader by the industry’s top analyst firms in multiple categories. Our products enable people and organizations to work better together, using technology that adapts to their way – not the other way. The world's best companies depend on Jive to unleash the ideas and impact of their employees, partners and customers.

2016 Platinum Sponsors

Arturai is a leading IT company operating in EMEA. Our visionary ability to execute on-time projects beyond what’s expected, and deep understanding of client needs is our major strength. This combination positions Arturai at the top of a restricted group of European companies. Arturai has been an Akamai partner since 2001.

Brightcove Inc. (NASDAQ:BCOV) is the leading global provider of powerful cloud solutions for delivering and monetizing video across connected devices. The company offers a full suite of products and services that reduce the cost and complexity associated with publishing, distributing, measuring and monetizing video across devices. Brightcove has more than 5,000 customers in over 70 countries that rely on the company’s cloud solutions to successfully publish high-quality video experiences to audiences everywhere. To learn more, visit www.brightcove.com.

Comcast Technology Solutions provides the greatest breadth and depth of media distribution, management and monetization solutions in the industry. With more than 25 years of experience, we help you exceed consumer expectations while sustaining and growing your business.

Our product portfolio spans the convergence of broadcast and IP distribution marrying the quality of broadcast delivery with the dynamic flexibility of digital distribution to drive extraordinary experiences across every screen.

G&L Geißendörfer & Leschinsky GmbH is digital media engineering made in Germany. We develop highly optimized broadcast quality products for streaming media and OTT transformation, playout, and consumption. Our professional services team designs, implements and operates tailor-made digital media solutions based on Akamai Web Performance, Media Delivery, and Security products as well as Microsoft Azure Cloud services. G&L has offices in Cologne & San Francisco, has been building on Akamai since 1999, and is a proud NetAlliance Platinum partner.

2016 Gold Sponsors

The world is full of technology “solutions.” But sometimes, solutions bring their own challenges. That’s why there’s Exceda. We provide consultative sales, solution integration, and lifecycle support to enable our customers to unlock the full value of web performance, security and intelligence solutions.

Flexera Software and Akamai help turn the Internet into a reliable, predictable, and effective platform for delivery of software content on-demand. Flexera Software’s Software Monetization solutions empower application producers to maximize new and recurring revenue, deliver customer self-service and scale back-office operations.

GlobalDots monitors, protects & accelerates your brand. We’re the largest independent cloud and performance optimization integration partner, worldwide. With more than 10 years in acceleration business, our trained personnel can help you achieve your goals: protect your brand, optimize performance, boost your ROI and reduce your cost.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is an industry-leading technology company that enables customers to go further, faster. With the industry's most comprehensive portfolio, spanning the cloud to the data center to workplace applications, our technology and services help customers around the world make IT more efficient, more productive, and more secure.

Orange Business Services is a global leader in providing integrated IT and telecommunications to businesses, with services available in 220 countries. We help multinationals collaborate more effectively, operate more efficiently and engage better with their customers while connecting their people, sites and machines securely and reliably.

2016 Bronze Sponsors

Apica provides the most comprehensive cloud and mobile application performance testing and monitoring tools, the largest testing and monitoring network, and access to battle-tested performance professionals. Since 2005, Apica has been shipping solutions that bring the capabilities of much more expensive solutions to modern APM solutions. That’s why global leaders such as HBO, Virgin America, JPMC and Activision have chosen Apica as their performance testing and monitoring solution that completes their DevOps initiatives. Apica is based in Stockholm, Sweden and Santa Monica, CA, with offices in London and New York.

Aspera’s unwavering mission is to create the next-generation software technologies that move the world’s large data at maximum speed, regardless of file size, transfer distance and network conditions. With the unstoppable explosion of Big Data in a world where IT and networking infrastructures are more diverse and flexible than ever, Aspera focuses on supplying innovative data transfer solutions that help organizations operate and collaborate more effectively on a global scale.

Irdeto provides flexible content security solutions for any distribution network. We enable pay TV operators, OTT service providers and content owners tailor their offerings to provide a personal media experience for their viewers. Industry leaders such as TWC, LGI, Foxtel, ITV and Cablevision already use Irdeto Rights multi-DRM solutions.

Blue Triangle Technologies provides actionable web performance management solutions, predicting and quantifying the business impact of page speed changes. Trusted by leading brands including Kohl's, Marriott, and Microsoft, Blue Triangle’s platform empowers business and technical stakeholders with unparalleled end user insights – enabling better performance, maximized revenues, and remarkable customer experiences.

ITway provides its customers with a total turn-key solution for their web infrastructures starting from the design and architecture of the system and application and finding the most suitable technologies that match the customer’s needs.Using the leading worldwide technologies and providers, ITway improves web sites and applications performance worldwide and deliver content in an easy and fast way along with Application security and DDOS protection services. In addition ITway provide a wide range of services aimed at accompanying your organization throughout all of the stages of an application’s development lifecycle like web performance monitoring and data analysis management.

MediaMath is the software company that is transforming the world of marketing through the application of technology and math. Our omni-channel programmatic platform helps marketers achieve their goals of acquiring new customers, converting in-market shoppers, activating lapsed customers, and driving customer loyalty, at scale. MediaMath also help publishers create demand for their premium inventory by connecting them with the largest brands and ad agencies.

Meride is a platform focused on the optimization of the advertising market. Anti Ad-Block, live adv insertion, 360's technology, internal analytics and more. Thanks to user-friendly tools, Meride allows simplified publishing of video content online, on-demand and in live streaming mode.

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Microsoft Azure is an open, flexible, enterprise-grade cloud computing platform. With a growing collection of integrated cloud services—analytics, computing, database, mobile, networking, storage, and web – we are here to help you move faster, achieve more, and save money.

MobileRider is an industry leader in the management and delivery of video and audio content to the web and across mobile platforms. We offer comprehensive publishing tools designed for you to manage, deliver, and monetize your digital media. 

Leveraging best of breed technologies and strategies in the market today, MobileRider enables the leading brands and content owners to realize the full power and potential of their media rich assets. Put the power of the Mobile Rider Platform to work for you. Engage your users, Expand your brand’s reach, and monetize your content.

NPAW is a Big Data and Business Intelligence company serving the online video industry. Using our solid, agile and highly scalable analytics infrastructure we help our customers to make smart business decisions using in-depth actionable insights.

Novacoast is a professional services and solutions company built on a culture of adaptable problem solving. Our comprehensive offerings cover everything from IT and security services to product development and technical staffing. We match our technical knowledge with our customers’ goals to make informed decisions and avoid costly IT mistakes.

Ooyala helps deliver content that connects. A US-based subsidiary of global telecommunications and IT services company Telstra, Ooyala's comprehensive suite of offerings includes one of the world's largest premium video platforms, a leading ad serving and programmatic platform and media logistics solution to improve video production workflows. Built with superior analytics capabilities for advanced business intelligence and a strong commitment to customers’ success, Ooyala's industry-leading end-to-end solutions help large-scale broadcasters, operators, media companies, enterprises and brands build more engaged and more profitable audiences, and monetize video and TV with personalized, interactive experiences across any screen.

Rackspace® (NYSE: RAX) is the #1 managed cloud company. We help customers host their apps and data on our infrastructure as well as on our partners'. Our technical expertise and Fanatical Support® allow companies to tap the power of the cloud without the pain of hiring experts in dozens of complex technologies. We also differentiate ourselves by offering customers their choice of leading technology platforms, including Public, Private and Hybrid Cloud. Headquartered in San Antonio, the company serves customers in 120 countries, including a majority of the FORTUNE 100.

SOASTA is the leader in performance analytics. The SOASTA Digital Performance Management (DPM) Platform enables digital business owners to gain unprecedented and continuous performance insights into all of their real user experience on mobile and web devices in real time and at scale.

Telefonica Business Solutions, a leading provider of a wide range of integrated communication solutions for the B2B market, manages globally the Enterprise (Large Enterprise and SME), MNC (Multinational Corporations), Wholesale (fixed and mobile concarriers, ISPs and content providers) and Roaming businesses within the Telefonica Group. Telefonica Business Solutions is a multicultural organization, working in over 40 countries and with service reach in over 170 countries. For more information, please visit www.business-solutions.telefonica.com