|Dr. F. Thomson Leighton||Co-Founder, Chief Exec. Officer and Director||2||N/A||60|
|Mr. Rick M. McConnell||Pres and Gen. Mang. of The Web Division||1.01M||817.2k||51|
|Mr. James Benson||Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP||801.95k||N/A||50|
|Dr. Robert Blumofe||Exec. VP of Platform division and Gen. Mang. of Enterprise & Carrier Division||728.69k||263.78k||52|
|Mr. William Wheaton||Chief Strategy Officer||711.74k||N/A||55|
Akamai Technologies, Inc. provides cloud services for delivering, optimizing, and securing content and business applications over the Internet in the United States and internationally. The company offers Web and mobile performance solutions, such as Ion, a situational performance solution that consists of an integrated suite of Web delivery, acceleration, and optimization technologies; Dynamic Site Accelerator that helps in consistent Website performance; IP Application Accelerator to enable enterprises to deliver Internet Protocol-based applications; Global Traffic Management, a fault-tolerant solution; Image Manager that automatically optimizes online images; and Cloudlets, which provides self-serviceable controls and capabilities. It also provides cloud security solutions, including Kona Site Defender, Bot Manager, Fast Domain Name System, Prolexic Routed, and Client Reputation; enterprise solutions comprising Enterprise Application Access and Akamai Cloud Connect. In addition, the company offers media delivery solutions, such as adaptive delivery solutions, download delivery solutions, media delivery acceleration solutions, media services, media analytics, and NetStorage, a cloud storage solution. Further, it provides network operator solutions, including Aura Licensed CDN suite of solutions, Aura Managed CDN solutions, and Intelligent DNS Solutions; and professional services and solutions. It sells its solutions through direct sales and service organization; and through active channel partners. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Akamai Technologies, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 1, 2017 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 9; Compensation: 5.