Ion is the first situational performance solution – a tightly integrated suite of web delivery, acceleration, and optimization technologies with the intelligence to make real-time web experience optimization decisions based on the situational requirements of device, network, location and browser. The third generation of Akamai’s acclaimed acceleration solution, Ion is designed to simplify increasingly complex web delivery and enable a faster website experience that is highly available, secure and scalable to meet peak capacity demands – delivered via the globally distributed Akamai Intelligent Platform™ and backed by Akamai’s performance and availability Service Level Agreement.
77Agency is one of the first companies in Europe to be awarded the status of Akamai Global NetAlliance Partner, and can now offer Akamai’s cloud-based web optimizing services alongside our new media marketing services.
Akamai® provides market-leading, cloud-based services for optimizing Web and mobile content and applications, online HD video, and secure e-commerce. Combining highly-distributed, energy-efficient computing with intelligent software, Akamai’s global platform is transforming the cloud into a more viable place to inform, entertain, advertise, transact and collaborate.
How Akamai Intelligent Platform Works
The Platform is made up of over one hundred thousand servers, deployed in over 75 countries and spanning the most important networks within the Internet, a single network hop away from 90% of Internet users. These servers are all controlled by Akamai software that is constantly monitoring Internet conditions, which allows the platform to:
Identify, absorb, and block security threats
Provide instant device-level detection and optimization
Make decisions based on comprehensive knowledge of network conditions
Present unprecedented business and technical insights