Akamai vs Proofpoint

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Akamai
Based on 21 reviews.
Proofpoint
Based on 15 reviews.
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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.Proofpoint, Inc. is based in Sunnyvale, California and provides SaaS and on-premises solutions for inbound email security, outbound data loss prevention, privacy protection, email encryption, electronic discovery and email archiving. Proofpoint delivers an integrated suite of on-demand data protection solutions spanning threat management, regulatory compliance, data governance and secure communicationsall of which are based on a common security-as-a-service platform.
Sample Customers
Akamai Enterprise Application Access: Bugcrowd, InPowered, Spirent Communications
Proofpoint Meta: payoneer, allot, via, sapiens, double verify, myheritage, snowball studios, dynamic yield
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Top Industries
Computer Software Company
33%
Comms Service Provider
15%
Financial Services Firm
9%
Media Company
8%
Computer Software Company
29%
Comms Service Provider
19%
Financial Services Firm
6%
Government
4%
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