Akamai vs Neustar

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Akamai
Based on 19 reviews.
Neustar
Based on 1 review.
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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.Neustar, Inc. is an American technology company that provides real-time information and analytics for the Internet, telecommunications, entertainment, and marketing industries, and a provider of clearinghouse and directory services to the global communications and Internet industries. Neustar was incorporated in Delaware in 1998. Neustar started as a business unit within Lockheed Martin Corporation. It spun off to keep the neutrality that was essential to its original core contract with the nation's telecommunications providers.
Sample Customers
Prolexic: Fidor Bank
Akamai Kona: AvidMobile, itBit
Akamai Fast DNS: Otto Group
Neustar DDoS: Choxi
Neustar UltraDNS: Silverstring
Neustar Web Application Firewall: Google, TESCO, permanent tsb, ticketmaster, Pinterest, Cinepolis, Allstate, DOLLAR TREE
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Software R&D Company
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Comms Service Provider
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Media Company
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Financial Services Firm
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