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Akamai Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Tom Leighton, To Keynote eTail West Conference 2013

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Akamai Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Tom Leighton, To Keynote eTail West Conference 201306:30 EST Thursday, February 21, 2013CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM), the leading cloud platform for helping enterprises provide secure, high-performing user experiences on any device, anywhere, today announced that CEO, Dr. Tom Leighton, will speak at the eTail West Conference in Palm Springs, California on February 26, 2013.  Dr. Leighton will deliver a keynote presentation titled, "Transforming Experiences Across the Omnichannel."(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100225/AKAMAILOGO )Details on the presentation are as follows:When:Tuesday, February 26, 201310:20 ? 10:55 a.m. (PT)Where:JW Marriot Desert Springs74855 Country Club DrivePalm Desert, CA 92260What:Dr. Tom Leighton will explain the challenges of providing frictionless experiences across all devices and channels.  He will also share near term and long term strategies for helping to ensure rapid response times ? regardless of whether a shopper is engaging on a smartphone or an iPad, using a mobile connection, or competing for Wi-Fi in the store. For more information about the eTail West Conference, please visit http://www.wbresearch.com/etailusawest/About AkamaiAkamai® is the leading cloud platform for helping enterprises provide secure, high-performing user experiences on any device, anywhere. 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. Contacts:Helen Yang Natalie TempleMedia Relations Investor Relations858-404-1436 617-444-3635hyang@akamai.com ntemple@akamai.comSOURCE Akamai Technologies, Inc.