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Akamai Technologies is a company providing solutions for securing, delivering, and optimizing content and business applications over the Internet. It offers cloud security, enterprise security, web and mobile performance, media delivery, and carrier solutions. The company serves media companies, online retailers, governments, financial institutions, and other enterprises.

TypePublic
Founded1998
HQCambridge, US
Websiteakamai.com
Employee Ratings4.2
Overall CultureB

Locations

Akamai is headquartered in
Cambridge, United States

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2020)7,951(+3%)
Job Openings120
Revenue (FY, 2019)$2.9 B(+7%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)$101.5 (+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Key People/Management at Akamai

Tom Leighton

Tom Leighton

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Director
Rick McConnell

Rick McConnell

President & General Manager, Web Division
Robert Blumofe

Robert Blumofe

Executive Vice President, Platform & General Manager, Enterprise Division
Adam Karon

Adam Karon

Executive Vice President & General Manager, Media and Carrier Division
Aaron Ahola

Aaron Ahola

Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
Monique Bonner

Monique Bonner

Executive Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer
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Akamai Office Locations

Akamai has offices in Cambridge, Atlanta, Bellevue, Chicago and in 53 other locations
Cambridge, US (HQ)
145 Broadway
Atlanta, US
3715 Northside Pky NW #200-150
Bellevue, US
1100 112th Ave NE
Chicago, US
444 Michigan Avenue
Denver, US
Johns Manville Plaza, 717 17th St #600
Fort Lauderdale, US
200 E Las Olas Blvd #900
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Akamai Financials and Metrics

Akamai Revenue

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Akamai's revenue was reported to be $2.89 b in FY, 2019 which is a 6.6% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q3, 2020)

792.8m

Gross profit (Q3, 2020)

509.4m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2020), %

64.3%

Net income (Q3, 2020)

158.6m

EBIT (Q3, 2020)

181.2m

Market capitalization (13-Nov-2020)

16.5b

Closing stock price (13-Nov-2020)

101.5

Cash (30-Sept-2020)

742.5m

EV

18.5b
Akamai's current market capitalization is $16.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

2.5b2.7b2.9b

Revenue growth, %

7%8%7%

Cost of goods sold

875.8m953.5m987.6m

Gross profit

1.6b1.8b1.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

668.7m662.8m669.6m706.5m705.1m709.9m764.3m794.7m792.8m

Cost of goods sold

234.8m235.5m239.2m240.7m242.2m246.9m268.6m276.8m283.4m

Gross profit

433.9m427.3m430.4m465.8m462.9m463.0m495.7m517.9m509.4m

Gross profit Margin, %

65%64%64%66%66%65%65%65%64%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

313.4m1.0b393.7m

Accounts Receivable

459.1m479.9m551.9m

Prepaid Expenses

137.8m163.4m142.7m

Current Assets

1.3b2.5b2.2b
Quarterly
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

218.3m298.4m478.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

372.3m434.5m440.7m

Accounts Payable

33.2m42.2m8.8m

Cash From Operating Activities

801.0m1.0b1.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Net Income

53.7m96.8m204.4m107.1m221.0m358.9m123.1m285.1m443.7m

Depreciation and Amortization

104.1m210.4m318.2m108.2m214.3m324.9m116.2m231.8m350.7m

Accounts Payable

(31.3m)(27.1m)7.9m(85.4m)(52.8m)(29.4m)(27.5m)(47.4m)49.8m

Cash From Operating Activities

192.0m411.7m722.2m160.9m478.8m776.2m223.2m521.9m923.9m
USDFY, 2017

EV/EBIT

35.9 x

EV/CFO

14.2 x

Revenue/Employee

369.2k

Debt/Equity

0.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

1.4 x

P/E Ratio

51.6
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Akamai Operating Metrics

FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Networks

1.60 k1.70 k1.70 k1.50 k

Servers Deployed

200 k200 k200 k200 k200 k200 k200 k200 k200 k200 k200 k200 k250 k300 k

Channel Partners

250

Patents (US)

265 330 375
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Akamai Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
krypt.coSeptember 23, 2019
ExcedaSeptember 10, 2019
JanrainJanuary 07, 2019
NominumOctober 11, 2017
Soha SystemsOctober 04, 2017
SOASTAMarch 29, 2017
Concord SystemsSeptember 28, 2016
XerocoleMarch 02, 2015
Prolexic TechnologiesDecember 02, 2013$390 m
Velocius NetworksNovember 11, 2013
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Akamai Revenue Breakdown

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Akamai revenue breakdown by business segment: 45.9% from Media Division and 54.1% from Web Division

Akamai revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 41.5% from International and 58.5% from U.S.

Akamai Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

61/100

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Akamai Online and Social Media Presence

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Akamai Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    72/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    78/100

  • Compensation

    A

    81/100

  • Diversity

    B

    71/100

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Akamai Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Akamai founded?

    Akamai was founded in 1998.

  • Who are Akamai key executives?

    Akamai's key executives are Tom Leighton, Rick McConnell and Robert Blumofe.

  • How many employees does Akamai have?

    Akamai has 7,951 employees.

  • What is Akamai revenue?

    Latest Akamai annual revenue is $2.9 b.

  • What is Akamai revenue per employee?

    Latest Akamai revenue per employee is $363.9 k.

  • Who are Akamai competitors?

    Competitors of Akamai include Kingsoft Cloud, CloudFlare and Fastly.

  • Where is Akamai headquarters?

    Akamai headquarters is located at 145 Broadway, Cambridge.

  • Where are Akamai offices?

    Akamai has offices in Cambridge, Atlanta, Bellevue, Chicago and in 53 other locations.

  • How many offices does Akamai have?

    Akamai has 57 offices.