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Akamai's top competitors include CloudFlare, Level 3 Parent, Fastly, Instart Logic and Kingsoft Cloud.
Akamai
Akamai
Akamai Technologies is a provider of cloud services for delivering, optimizing and securing online content and business applications across any device.
CloudFlare
CloudFlare
Cloudflare is a web performance and security company that provides online services.
Level 3 Parent
Level 3 Parent
Level 3 Parent (formerly Level 3 Communications) is an international communications company developing IP transit networks.
Fastly
Fastly
Fastly is a company that offers content delivery network (CDN) to accelerate and scale websites, mobile applications, and APIs.
Instart Logic
Instart Logic
Instart Logic makes application delivery fast, secure and easy.
Kingsoft Cloud
Kingsoft Cloud
Kingsoft Cloud is a company operating as a cloud service provider.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1998
Founding Date
2009
Founding Date
1998
Founding Date
2011
Founding Date
2010
Founding Date
2012
Type
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Public
Type
Private
Type
Private
Tags
Locations
Locations
Cambridge, US HQ
Vicente López, AR
Melbourne, AU
North Sydney, AU
São Paulo, BR
Ottawa, CA
Toronto, CA
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Locations
San Francisco, US HQ
Sydney, AU
Beijing, CN
München, DE
Lisboa, PT
Singapore, SG
London, GB
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Locations
Broomfield, US HQ
Buenos Aires, AR
Brussel, BE
São Paulo, BR
Montreal, CA
Toronto, CA
Berlin, DE
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Locations
San Francisco, US HQ
Tokyo, JP
London, GB
Denver, US
New York, US
Portland, US
Locations
Palo Alto, US HQ
Toronto, CA
Bengaluru, IN
London, GB
Atlanta, US
Austin, US
Boston, US
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Locations
Beijing, CN HQ
Employees
Employees
7,4621% decrease
Employees
1,27019% increase
Employees
N/A
Employees
63040% increase
Employees
183
Employees
1,84135% increase
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
16.1 b
Valuation ($)
8.8 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
4.7 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
111.9 k
Twitter followers
100.2 k
Twitter followers
27.6 k
Twitter followers
12.2 k
Twitter followers
4
Twitter followers
54
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
159
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
75
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
62
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
8
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
4.5
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
23.7
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
11
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.5
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
98.67%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
95.16%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
87.5%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
13646
Alexa Website Rank
1271
Alexa Website Rank
10146
Alexa Website Rank
25455
Alexa Website Rank
393843
Alexa Website Rank
124799
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
4.0
Employee Rating
3.8
Employee Rating
3.0
Employee Rating
3.9
Employee Rating
3.5
Employee Rating
N/A

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$2.9b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$287m (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$8.2b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$200.5m (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
$987.6m (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$63.4m (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$3.8b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$88.3m (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Gross profit
Gross profit
$1.9b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$223.6m (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$4.4b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$112.1m (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Net income
Net income
$478m (FY, 2019)
Net income
($105.8m) (FY, 2019)
Net income
($3.2b) (FY, 2019)
Net income
($51.6m) (FY, 2019)
Net income
N/A
Net income
N/A

Operating

Countries
Countries
130 (Q3, 2019)
Countries
90 (Q3, 2019)
Countries
60 (FY, 2018)
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Customers
Customers
N/A
Customers
7 m (Jan, 2018)
Customers
47 k (Q2, 2017)
Customers
1.6 k (FY, 2018)
Customers
N/A
Customers
N/A
Data Centers
Data Centers
N/A
Data Centers
120 (Jan, 2018)
Data Centers
360 (FY, 2017)
Data Centers
N/A
Data Centers
N/A
Data Centers
N/A
Networks
Networks
1.7 k (FY, 2018)
Networks
8 k (Q2, 2019)
Networks
N/A
Networks
N/A
Networks
N/A
Networks
N/A

Funding

Latest funding round
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
$ 30m (over 2 years ago)
Latest funding round
$ 50m (6 months ago)
Total funding raised
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 330.8m
Total funding raised
$ 13.7m
Total funding raised
$ 219m
Total funding raised
$ 140m
Total funding raised
$ 968.5m
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CloudFlare
HQ
San Francisco, US
Employees
1,270↑ 19% increase

Cloudflare is a web performance and security company that provides online services.

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Level 3 Parent
HQ
Broomfield, US

Level 3 Parent (formerly Level 3 Communications) is an international communications company developing IP transit networks.

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Fastly
HQ
San Francisco, US
Employees
630↑ 40% increase

Fastly is a company that offers content delivery network (CDN) to accelerate and scale websites, mobile applications, and APIs.

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Instart Logic
HQ
Palo Alto, US
Employees
183

Instart Logic makes application delivery fast, secure and easy.

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