Akamai vs Micro Focus

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Akamai
Based on 12 reviews.
Micro Focus
Based on 835 reviews.
Overview
Akamai Technologies, Inc. is a content delivery network or CDN and cloud services provider headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in the United States. Akamai's content delivery network is one of the world's largest distributed computing platforms, responsible for serving between 15 and 30 percent of all web traffic. The company operates a network of servers around the world and rents capacity on these servers to customers who want their websites to work faster by distributing content from locations close to the user. Over the years their customers have included Apple, Facebook, Bing, Twitter and healthcare.gov. When a user navigates to the URL of an Akamai customer, their browser is redirected to one of Akamai's copies of this website, almost entirely invisible to the vast majority of its users.Micro Focus International plc is a multinational software and information technology business based in Newbury, Berkshire, England. The firm provides software and consultancy services for clients updating legacy systems to more modern platforms. The Company is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index. It was renamed Micro Focus Group in 1983. On June 2008 the company acquired the Israeli NASDAQ listed software company NetManage for US$73.3 million.
Sample Customers
Akamai CloudTest: Chester Zoo
Akamai mPulse: Nordstrom, Gatwick, DirecTV, MSN, SquareSpace, SAP, Lenovo, Hallmark, myspace, Intuit, Kentucky Derby, Toys "R" Us, Netflix, Newsweek, The Washington Post, Lowe's, Nike, REI, Apple, Sears, Verizon, Wendy's, Huawei
Performance Center: Hexaware, British Sky Broadcasting, JetBlue
Data Express: Cedacri Group
LoadRunner: JetBlue, GOME, Australian Red Cross Blood Service, RMIT University, Virgin Media
StormRunner Load: N Brown Group, aHOC
Mobile Center: John Lewis, NBrIX, HPE Technology Services, Neosecure, FEMSA CSC, Bajaj Allianz, TMNAS, Hexaware
Micro Focus Real User Monitor: Avea, Maccabi Healthcare Services, TEB
SiteScope: Vodafone Ireland, Kuveyt Turk Participation Bank
Micro Focus Business Process Monitor: United Airlines, Vodafone Ireland, TEB, The Australian Red Cross Blood Service
Micro Focus Diagnostics: BSkyB, Alior Bank
AppPulse Suite: SpeechTrans, Gulliver Group
Novell GroupWise: Heritage Oaks Bank
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Top Industries
Comms Service Provider
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Financial Services Firm
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Marketing Services Firm
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Media Company
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Financial Services Firm
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Comms Service Provider
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Software R&D Company
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Manufacturing Company
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