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Webcast: Mobile Matters: How Financial and Insurance Firms Can Optimize Mobile Experiences

by AkamaiApr 24, 2014

Financial services companies are struggling to meet rapidly growing customer expectations for high performing mobile experiences. This can result in negative brand image, reduced loyalty, and slower revenue growth. High quality mobile and web experiences are equally important for customers, agents, partners, and employees. Attend this webinar to learn: How leading firms are overcoming obstacles to deliver fast, scalable, quality web experiences How new technologies optimize performance for each

Webcast: Defending Against DDoS - Lessons Learned from High Profile Attacks on Financial Services Firms

by AkamaiDec 09, 2013

In a typical week, Akamai defends multiple customers against large-scale Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks of up to 30 Gigabits per second and countless smaller attacks. Since October 2012, large-scale DDoS attacks have targeted insurance companies, asset managers, brokerage firms, credit unions, small banks, and 30 out of the top 50 banks.

Multiple attack waves have made many of the targets’ online services unavailable for days, or even weeks. To add to the punch,

Webcast: DDoS Protection or Site Performance: A rock and a hard place?

by AkamaiNov 15, 2013

In this webinar, IDC Financial Insights explores the challenges and solutions the financial industry faces in providing both protection from attacks and strategies that improve the customer experience. While mobile, cloud, social networking provide significant convenience to customers, and business benefits to the financial industry, they also provide a growing base of opportunities for cyber-attacks designed to steal, tarnish reputations, and cause financial harm.

The content,

Webcast: New Technologies to Optimize Mobile Financial Services

by AkamaiNov 12, 2013

Mobile financial response times, which average more than 10 seconds (Keynote?s Mobile Benchmark for top Financial Firms), are not meeting customer expectations. At risk are customer loyalty, and the opportunity to grow revenue through increased product and service adoption. It is also critical to optimize performance for your distribution partners and remote employees.

Attend this webinar to learn:How leading financial services firms are overcoming obstacles to fast mobile and web

Whitepaper: Shifting Performance Strategies and Solutions for Mobile & Web Delivery

by AkamaiSep 14, 2012

Did you know that most companies underutilize services that can improve the performance of Web and mobile architectures, focusing mistakenly on more costly and complex solutions?

That's just one finding in the new independent study: Shifting Performance Strategies and Solutions for Mobile & Web Delivery, a commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Akamai Technologies.

As users flock to a growing universe of mobile devices, optimizing browsing

Whitepaper: Always Open: Why the Performance of Online Insurance Matters More Than Ever

by AkamaiJun 27, 2012

Consumers have become more demanding of their online experiences. Performance of insurer websites now has to meet or beat that of industries like online retailers and even banking.

Akamai Technologies commissioned Forrester Consulting to evaluate how online availability and performance of insurance online services would influence customer and agent perceptions and the implications for achieving insurer business goals if an insurer failed to meet these customer expectations. Download

Whitepaper: The Impact Of Poor Web Site Performance In Financial Services

by AkamaiJun 27, 2012

Financial service companies have now been using the Web to service accounts for more than 15 years. Over the years, there have been various reports and studies about the importance and need for an ever-expanding menu of features and functions - an element that has never been given its just due regarding the importance of Web site performance and its effect on the customer experience, actions, and satisfaction of users.

Akamai Technologies commissioned Forrester Consulting to help

Whitepaper: How to Defend Your Perimeter from Today's Outsized Threats

by AkamaiMay 06, 2011

Traditional perimeter defense solutions have not kept pace with the rapid growth in risk. Rigid, centralized defenses do not provide the flexibility or scale necessary to combat the outsized, adaptive threats facing today's IT infrastructure.

Cloud-based security services offer an innovative approach to helping organizations address the limitations of traditional perimeter solutions by adding a globally distributed layer of defense. This instantaneously scalable layer is designed to