Akamai Technologies Overview

  • Founded
  • 1995

Founded
  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 8,700

Employees
  • Stock Symbol
  • AKAM

Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 49

  • Share Price
  • $92.12

  • (As of Friday Closing)

Akamai Technologies General Information

Description

Akamai operates a content delivery network, or CDN, which entails locating servers at the edges of networks so its customers, which store content on Akamai servers, can reach their own customers faster, more securely, and with better quality. Akamai has over 325,000 servers distributed over 4,000 points of presence in more than 1,000 cities worldwide. Its customers generally include media companies, which stream video content or make video games available for download, and other enterprises that run interactive or high-traffic websites, such as e-commerce firms and financial institutions. Akamai also has a significant security business, which is integrated with its core web and media businesses to protect its customers from cyber threats.

Contact Information

Website
www.akamai.com
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Network Management Software
Other Industries
Systems and Information Management
Stock Exchange
NAS
Primary Office
  • 145 Broadway
  • Cambridge, MA 02142
  • United States
+1 (877) 000-0000

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Akamai Technologies Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$92.12 $91.33 $86.99 - $123.25 $14.8B 160M 1.78M $3.79

Akamai Technologies Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 31-Mar-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021 FY 2020 31-Dec-2020 FY 2019 31-Dec-2019
EV 20,990,734 19,944,775 18,356,363 14,596,059
Revenue 3,522,162 3,461,223 3,198,149 2,893,617
EBITDA 1,328,896 1,335,565 1,134,469 988,164
Net Income 615,110 651,642 557,054 478,035
Total Assets 8,303,779 8,138,673 7,764,130 7,006,886
Total Debt 3,244,294 2,858,937 2,776,912 2,671,435
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Akamai Technologies Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Akamai Technologies Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion
Price
% Owned

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Akamai Technologies Comparisons

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HQ Location
Employees
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Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Akamai Technologies Competitors (49)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Limelight Networks Formerly VC-backed Tempe, AZ 000 00000 00000000000 00000
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0000000000 Formerly PE-Backed Seoul, South Korea 000 000.00 000000&0
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Akamai Technologies Patents

Akamai Technologies Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-11128732-B1 Admission policies for queued website visitors Active 04-Aug-2020 000000000 00
US-20210334176-A1 High performance distributed system of record with unspent transaction output (utxo) database snapshot integrity Pending 28-Apr-2020 0000000000
US-20210282224-A1 Connecting to a fixed network using an extensible drone-based, dynamic network Pending 03-Mar-2020 00000000000
US-20210226987-A1 Edge network-based account protection service Pending 31-Dec-2019 0000000000
US-20210203709-A1 Embedding mqtt messages in media streams Pending 26-Dec-2019 H04L67/2804
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Akamai Technologies Executive Team (90)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
F. Leighton Ph.D Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder & Director
Edward McGowan Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Adam Karon Chief Operating Officer, Operations & General Manager
Robert Blumofe Ph.D Chief Technology Officer, Technology & Executive Vice President
Andy Champagne Senior Vice President & Chief Technology Officer, Akamai Labs
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Akamai Technologies Board Members (19)

Name Representing Role Since
Bernardus Verwaayen Self Board Member 000 0000
Daniel Hesse Self Board Member 000 0000
Frederic Salerno Self Chairman & Board Member 000 0000
Jill Greenthal Self Board Member 000 0000
Jonathan Miller Self Board Member 000 0000
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Akamai Technologies Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Akamai Technologies Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Akamai Technologies Investments & Acquisitions (49)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
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00000 03-Feb-2022 00000 0000 000 Financial Software
000000-000 22-Nov-2021 00000 0000 00.00 Network Management Software
0000000 10-Nov-2021 00000 0000 000 Business/Productivity Software
GuardiCore 21-Oct-2021 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Network Management Software 0. 000000
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Akamai Technologies Subsidiaries (10)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
KryptCo Network Management Software Boston, MA 2015
0000000000 Network Management Software Tel Aviv, Israel 0000
000000 Network Management Software Dublin, Ireland 0000
000000 Systems and Information Management Philadelphia, PA 0000
000000000 Multimedia and Design Software Copenhagen, Denmark 0000
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Akamai Technologies Exits (6)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
00000000 0000 26-Oct-2015 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 5 buyers
0000000000 20-Oct-2015 00000 00000 00 Completed
  • 3 buyers
000000 12-Feb-2015 00000 00000 00 000 Completed
  • 4 buyers
0000000 0000 30-Sep-2014 00000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 3 buyers
Blink (Security Camera) 13-Jun-2013 Early Stage VC 00.00 Completed
  • 3 buyers
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