CAMBRIDGE, MA, FEBRUARY 23, 2012 – Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKAM, news, filings), the leading cloud platform for helping enterprises provide secure, high-performing user experiences on any device, anywhere, today announced that it will present a keynote address at the eTail West Conference in Palm Desert, California. Co-Founder and Chief Scientist Tom Leighton will deliver a keynote presentation entitled, "Meeting the Demands of a Hyperconnected World."
|When:||Tuesday, February 28, 2012
9:55 -10:30 a.m. (PT)
|Where:||JW Marriott Desert Springs
74855 Country Club Drive
Palm Desert, CA 92260
|What:||Dr. Tom Leighton will discuss the trends and challenges facing retail companies in today's hyperconnected world|
The hyperconnected world is dramatically impacting consumer behavior and expectations, resulting in an unprecedented pace of change for retailers striving to meet these demands. As Akamai’s Chief Scientist and Co-Founder, Dr. Leighton will share Akamai’s unique perspective into the technologies that are impacting this transformation, and how the Internet has emerged as a critical enabler.
For more information about the eTail West Conference, please visit http://www.wbresearch.com/etailusawest/
Akamai® is the leading cloud platform for helping enterprises provide secure, high-performing user experiences on any device, anywhere. Today, Akamai serves 39 of the top 40 online U.S. retailers. At the core of the Company's solutions is the Akamai Intelligent Platform™ providing extensive reach, coupled with unmatched reliability, security, visibility and expertise. Akamai removes the complexities of connecting the increasingly mobile world, supporting 24/7 consumer demand, and enabling enterprises to securely leverage the cloud. To learn more about how Akamai is accelerating the pace of innovation in a hyperconnected world, please visit www.akamai.com or blogs.akamai.com, and follow @Akamai on Twitter.