The Developer Zone at Edge 2017: 3x Bigger, 3x More Awesome

Starting October 9th, over 2,500 tech leaders will invade Las Vegas for Akamai Edge 2017. We really hope that you’re planning to be one of them, and here’s why. For developers and admins in particular, this is definitely a must-attend event. Our Developer Zone—a huge hit last year—will be...

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Your Chance to Speak at Akamai Edge 2017: CFP Now Open!

This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Akamai Edge conference, and we’re especially excited to bring a back the Developer Zone, a special section of the conference made just for our developer community. As part of the Developer Zone, we’ll be hosting a Developer Track featuring over 36...

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The Burney Twins: Building Careers and Solutions Together

Sonia and Sabrina have a lot in common. They both work at Akamai, they’re both in the Global Services division, and they’re both Solutions Architects. You might even say they’re like twins. And you’d be right! The Burney sisters grew up together in Pleasanton, California, where they were inseparable....

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PAPI GA

Greetings developers! Today we’re announcing PAPI GA (General Availability). For all you early adopters, we appreciate your patience; you helped us make it faster and better. We know the wait is worth it! The Property Manager API, or PAPI, lets you programmatically manage the configuration of your web content on...

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Optimizing Cacheability and Web App Performance

In this article, we look at some key concepts and best practices that will help you maximize web application performance. These recommendation assume you’re using a content delivery service (CDN), such as Akamai, Cloudflare, or Fastly. If you aren’t yet using a CDN, some of these recommendations will still...

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