Akamai’s state of the internet

Akamai’s globally-distributed Intelligent Platform allows us to gather massive amounts of data on many metrics, including connection speeds, attack traffic, network connectivity/ availability issues, and IPv6 adoption progress, as well as traffic patterns across leading Web properties and digital media providers. Each quarter, Akamai publishes the State of the Internet Report.

European Consumer Behavior: How to Reduce eCommerce Abandonment and Improve Conversion Rates

eCommerce sales continue to grow unabated across Europe. Web sites are becoming the chief source of shopping information for consumers, regardless of channel, with store sales influenced by online research being three to five times larger than total ecommerce sales. The customer touch points are multiplying and shifting more into the hands of consumers. IDC

Leveraging Cloud Security to Weather Threatening Storms – How to Defend Your Perimeter from Today’s Outsized Threats

While threats to network and information security have existed since the dawn of the information age, the complexity and scale of attacks have exploded in recent years, presenting enterprises with daunting challenges as they struggle to defend an increasingly vulnerable perimeter. With cyber crime now more lucrative, and far less risky, than the illegal drug