Akamai Technologies, Inc./ US00971T1016 /
|10/30/2014 9:00:00 PM||Chg. +3.6200||Volume||Bid2:14:05 PM||Ask2:14:05 PM||Market Capitalization||Dividend Y.||P/E Ratio|
Turnover: 233.86 mill.
Bid Size: 500
Ask Size: 100
We expect there to be continued adoption of Akamai’s security services by businesses large and small as content owners and consumer shift online for media consumption and shopping. Overall, Akamai’s Q3 2014 results support our forecast and valuation, which stands at a premium of about 10% to the market.
Standards committees and industry consortiums are working through a number of video standards to support UltraHD video as well as the next generation of mobile video services, such as HEVC and DASH packaging. However, some pain points remain unaddressed by the majority of vendors going in predictable directions; meanwhile, a few trailblazers are working on disruptive innovations. Areas such as the inability of TCP delivery to keep up with high throughput demands, the lack of perceptual tools in modern codecs, as well as the inefficiency of storage within CDNs all pose...
Growing Internet speeds, adoption of online streaming services and push from network providers are driving high data usage, and Akamai stands to gain. Furthermore, recent security breaches such as that of eBay and other companies have shaken up customer faith and therefore, we expect speedy steps from merchants and content owners regarding security and privacy
Expanded user conference addresses architectural solutions for making the hybrid enterprise perform at its peak
zColo, the colocation division of global Bandwidth Infrastructure provider Zayo Group, LLC (“Zayo”), announced today that it has teamed up with Netflix to become a founding member and the primary infrastructure sponsor of the new Florida Internet Exchange (FL IX). FL IX, a non profit entity pending 501(c)(6) certification, was initially announced at the North American Network Operators’ Group meeting, NANOG 62, in Baltimore today. FL IX will be a member managed peering platform serving the South Eastern U.S. and Latin American markets and will reside in the zCo...