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TUESDAY: Security Track

To Build a Security Culture, Embrace Your Developers

Kathryn Kun,
Akamai Technologies

Security teams and developers can feel at cross purposes, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Grab a drink and relax while Kathryn Kun explains how InfoSec works alongside Akamai product teams to cultivate a collaborative relationship and build security into the product development lifecycle.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: Security Track

State of the Internet Security, Volume 5, Issue 3

Martin Mckeay,
Akamai Technologies

Hot off the press - come hear the latest findings from Akamai's State of the Internet Security Report, Volume 5, Issue 3, that will be releasing the week of Edge World 2019.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: Security Track

Xero to 60: A Tale of Security in the World of Hypergrowth

Amol Mathur,
Akamai Technologies
Aaron McKeown,
Xero

100% cloud, defense in depth, automation, best of breed platforms and a paradigm of shared responsibility for security. Come learn how Xero’s security team uses these concepts to deliver digital trust on their global SaaS platform and how Akamai as a strategic partner helps in that journey.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: Security Track

Why you need a Secure Web Gateway at the Edge

John Devasia,
Akamai Technologies

Phishing has moved from email to the web. Web-mail and Social Networking are now key vectors used for Phishing and Spear Phishing. This talk describes shows new vectors attacks are using for phishing and how enterprises can help protect themselves from these new vectors.

View Now
THURSDAY: Security Track

The Power of the Proxy

Charlie Gero,
Akamai Technologies

Join Charlie Gero while he discusses the technical advantages that proxies provide in both security and performance over pure transport systems like virtual private networks (VPNs) and software defined perimeters (SDPs). Charlie will cover various attacks that bypass security controls in VPN and SDP infrastructure, and discuss how proxy based approaches like Akamai can keep you and your enterprise users safe and performant in an ever increasing hostile technical landscape.

View Now
THURSDAY: Security Track

The Access Milkstool – the Akamai Approach to Zero Trust App Access

Sriram Balasubramanian,
Akamai Technologies

The enterprise landscape is changing rapidly. Traditional approaches to enable the workforce to do their jobs are no longer relevant. Please join Sriram Balasubramanian as he takes you through how Akamai’s Enterprise Application Access will uniquely support you in your Zero Trust journey.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: Security Track

Phishing Factories and Economies - The Real Persistent Threat

Or Katz,
Akamai Technologies

In this presentation, we dive deeper into several recent phishing scams and show how the phishing landscape is adopting commercial techniques to improve phishing scams operations, distribution and efficiency.

View Now
THURSDAY: Security Track

Mobile App Protection Against On-The-Go Bots

Tyler Davis and Aspen Sherrill,
Akamai Technologies

For credential stuffing, mobile is the next battleground. In this technical session, we’ll cover limitations in protecting mobile app traffic, explore protection strategies as they apply to different mobile frameworks & logical designs, and provide an overview of the Bot Manager Premier Mobile SDK.

View Now
THURSDAY: Security Track

Eliminating the VPN - Akamai's Journey to Zero Trust

Joe Defelice,
Akamai Technologies

Akamai is on a path to Zero Trust security that will eliminate the corporate VPN and move away from a traditional perimeter-based security model. The session will cover best practices and lessons learnt from Akamai's journey.

View Now
THURSDAY: Security Track

Akamai Enterprise Security Roadmap (Video)

Tim Knudsen ,
Akamai Technologies

Today's security perimeter is no longer defensible. Come listen to Tim Knudsen, VP of Product Management, walk you through the latest enhancements and new capabilities to help you move towards a zero trust security posture, as well as give you a sneak peek into what’s coming next with secure application access and malware prevention.

Watch the Video
THURSDAY: Security Track

Akamai Web Security Roadmap (Video)

Josh Shaul ,
Akamai Technologies

Intelligent security starts at the edge and Akamai has been hard at work making our edge security solutions better than ever. Over the last year, we've made a ton of feature updates and introduced new capabilities to help you better protect your apps & APIs and stop credential abuse. Come listen to Josh Shaul, VP of Product Management, take you through the latest capabilities in our web security portfolio, as well as give you a sneak peek into what's coming next.

Watch the Video
TUESDAY: DevOps Track

Your APIs – Maximize Resiliency, Flexibility, and Security

Les Waltman,
Akamai Technologies

APIs enable the power of innovation and drive efficiency. However creating and operating an API first architecture comes with a unique set of challenges. We're going to explore potential roadblocks and solutions for fixing them.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: DevOps Track

Bulk Onboarding 100+ Domains Using A Single Command

Akhil Jayaprakash and Prasad Pai,
Akamai Technologies

If you are a SaaS / PaaS vendor and looking to automate Akamai delivery and Security solutions every time you onboard a customer, this session is for you. We plan to unveil a new script that you can use to bulk onboard 100+ domains over to Akamai using a single command.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: DevOps Track

Security vs Business Innovation?... DevSecOps to the Rescue!

Jasson Morera and Les Waltman,
Akamai Technologies

DevOps has revolutionized how applications are created, delivered, and managed. But how do you maintain a strong security posture while keeping with frequent application changes? How do we apply values of DevOps to security? We’ll help answer these questions and share eye opening customer stories.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: DevOps Track

Code Once - Deploy Everywhere

Jay Sikkeland and Andrew Tsai,
Akamai Technologies

How to set up a DevOps pipeline with Akamai CLI, git, jenkins and Akamai test center and make configuration changes in one place and deploy to multiple target dev/test/qa/prod environments automatically.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: DevOps Track

Developer General Session

Maya Bustan, Javier Garza, Amol Mathur and Nick Tran,
Akamai Technologies

In this session, we'll cover the new tools and APIs that help you get more done in less time. Plus, we'll share with you what the future holds and what to expect from Akamai.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: DevOps Track

Golden Configurations - Enabling Your Apps For Scale, Consistency, And Rapid Concurrent Development

Sid Phadkar,
Akamai Technologies

As our users move toward microservices oriented models catering to optimized development flows for independent app teams across their organization, they look to integrate Akamai changes within that stack. This session focuses on best practices and successful ways our users are navigating this shift.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: DevOps Track

Protecting your APIs with API Gateway and Kona Site Defender

Kirsten Hunter,
Akamai Technologies

Your APIs are a fantastic way to improve innovation, but they're vulnerable to several different kinds of cyber attacks. In this session, we'll discuss the various attack vectors, then talk about how API Gateway combined with Kona Site Defender can protect your APIs from these vectors.

View Now
THURSDAY: DevOps Track

Automating the Management of Your Akamai Properties with Open Source

Javier Garza,
Akamai Technologies

In this hands-on session you'll learn how to leverage Akamai's new Property Manager and Sandbox CLIs to manage and test Akamai configuration changes in a local environment. You'll also learn how to keep those config changes tracked in a local version control system like git and have it all orchestrated by open source CI/CD automation tools like Jenkins to enable faster development cycles.

View Now
THURSDAY: DevOps Track

Unlocking the Programmatic Edge for the Agile Developer

David Theobald,
Akamai Technologies

Learn how Developers can code their own business logic, quickly, locally, and in isolation via EdgeWorkers and Akamai Sandbox.

View Now
TUESDAY: Edge Track

Data S(h)aver Strategies

Tim Vereecke,
Akamai Technologies

More and more people are making use of the data-saver mode built into their browser. As website owners we should listen and serve a lightweight version when the data-saver request header is present. Tim will share the approaches, trade-offs and results from his journey with his site scalemates.com.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: Edge Track

Akamai LMS: The "Secret Sauce" in Cost-effective Delivery of High-Audience Live Simulcasts

Kun Chen,
Akamai Technologies

Akamai's recently-introduced Licensed Multicast Solution (LMS) makes use of multicast-assisted adaptive bitrate (M-ABR) streaming to significantly reduce network costs while producing broadcast-level quality. Seems too good to be true? It's not. This session explains how and why that's the case.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: Edge Track

Dealer.com's journey to more 9's

Dan Boisvert and Keith Porter,
Cox Automotive (Dealer.com)

Dealer.com operates the largest website platform in the automotive industry, and has migrated from a single on-premise datacenter to a hybrid cloud deployment with multiple active regions in AWS. This talk describes the patterns used to make this migration a success, the as well as lessons learned.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: Edge Track

How Sanofi Uses Identity Data for a Better Customer Experience

Rick Troiani,
Sanofi

When it comes to identifying & registering health care professionals, Sanofi put ease of use at the center. Learn how Identity Cloud simplifies registration and login, allowing Sanofi to recognize customers across channels & collect accurate data needed to power personalized experiences & marketing.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: Edge Track

Musgrave: Increasing Customer Engagement with Identity Cloud

John O'Brien,
Musgrave Retail Partners
Mayur Upadhyaya,
Akamai Technologies

For Ireland's leading grocery retailer, customer identity is synonymous with business value. Come listen to John O'Brien of Musgrave Retail Partners explain how he leverages Akamai's customer identity & access management (CIAM) solution to increase engagement with its customers.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: Edge Track

The 5G Effect - Assessing the Mobile Future Through an Akamai Lens

Vinay Kanitkar,
Akamai Technologies

Anyone whose business utilizes the mobile Internet is keen to understand the role 5G will play in their business going forward. This session will examine 5G technology and timeframes, and will lend insight into how Akamai and its services might evolve as 5G services become more prevalent.

View Now
THURSDAY: Edge Track

Akamai Web Performance Roadmap (Video)

Maya Bustan and Raja Patel ,
Akamai Technologies

Akamai's Intelligent Edge is the leading platform that helps businesses engage users online offering faster innovation, intelligent insights and data-driven optimization that together power the world's highest quality digital experiences while leading the charge for a faster web. Akamai helps development and operations teams manage and optimize digital services and applications, gaining scale and agility to reduce complexity and operate more efficiently. Join this session to learn about the latest new products and enhancements coming to Akamai's Web Performance solutions in 2019.

Watch the Video
THURSDAY: Edge Track

Better Than Broadcast: What Good Looks Like

Dr. Zhou Wang,
SSIMWAVE
Thomas Stark,
Akamai Technologies

This is the second phase of a broader research project from Akamai, the leading content delivery network, investigating issues around the quality of IP-delivered video streams.

View Now
THURSDAY: Edge Track

How Carmax Uses mPulse Insights to Support Product Innovation

Nathaniel Duncan,
CarMax

Using lean techniques, CarMax has transformed how we deliver high quality software to our users with a product focused development methodology. Our success is enabled by utilizing mPulse to realize visibility into our customer's experience on the site and impact across key business metrics.

View Now
THURSDAY: Edge Track

How Network Transformation is Changing the Economics of Video Delivery

Marc Fiuczynski and JeffVan Dyke,
Akamai Technologies

A roundtable discussion looking at the ways that the various trends affecting carrier last mile networks (fixed and mobile) are causing a re-think of the economics around video delivery, most notably Pay TV services, but even potentially online delivery.

View Now
THURSDAY: Edge Track

Media Roadmap Session

Jon Alexander and Corey Halverson,
Akamai Technologies

As the global Media landscape continues to grow and evolve, Akamai continues to embrace our heritage as the pioneers of this industry — and our role in building the future and driving continuous innovation. Join us as we walk you through Akamai's latest product updates.

View Now
THURSDAY: Edge Track

Short Form Video Brings Long Term Impact to Elkjop

Øyvind Thunes,
Elkjop

Join in an intimate look into Elkjop's short form video strategy and the lessons learned in a practical session detailing how videos impacted their business by increasing engagement. Attendees will leave inspired with clear best practices and actionable next steps.

View Now
THURSDAY: Edge Track

Unlock An API First Strategy With Akamai's Globally Distributed API Gateway

Sid Phadkar,
Akamai Technologies

Deep dive into five scenarios where a globally distributed API gateway drives unique value and empowers development teams at scale.

View Now
TUESDAY: DevOps Track

Your APIs – Maximize Resiliency, Flexibility, and Security

Les Waltman,
Akamai Technologies

APIs enable the power of innovation and drive efficiency. However creating and operating an API first architecture comes with a unique set of challenges. We're going to explore potential roadblocks and solutions for fixing them.

View Now
TUESDAY: Edge Track

Data S(h)aver Strategies

Tim Vereecke,
Akamai Technologies

More and more people are making use of the data-saver mode built into their browser. As website owners we should listen and serve a lightweight version when the data-saver request header is present. Tim will share the approaches, trade-offs and results from his journey with his site scalemates.com.

View Now
TUESDAY: Security Track

To Build a Security Culture, Embrace Your Developers

Kathryn Kun,
Akamai Technologies

Security teams and developers can feel at cross purposes, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Grab a drink and relax while Kathryn Kun explains how InfoSec works alongside Akamai product teams to cultivate a collaborative relationship and build security into the product development lifecycle.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: DevOps Track

Bulk Onboarding 100+ Domains Using A Single Command

Akhil Jayaprakash and Prasad Pai,
Akamai Technologies

If you are a SaaS / PaaS vendor and looking to automate Akamai delivery and Security solutions every time you onboard a customer, this session is for you. We plan to unveil a new script that you can use to bulk onboard 100+ domains over to Akamai using a single command.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: DevOps Track

Code Once - Deploy Everywhere

Jay Sikkeland and Andrew Tsai,
Akamai Technologies

How to set up a DevOps pipeline with Akamai CLI, git, jenkins and Akamai test center and make configuration changes in one place and deploy to multiple target dev/test/qa/prod environments automatically.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: DevOps Track

Developer General Session

Maya Bustan, Javier Garza, Amol Mathur and Nick Tran,
Akamai Technologies

In this session, we'll cover the new tools and APIs that help you get more done in less time. Plus, we'll share with you what the future holds and what to expect from Akamai.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: DevOps Track

Golden Configurations - Enabling Your Apps For Scale, Consistency, And Rapid Concurrent Development

Sid Phadkar,
Akamai Technologies

As our users move toward microservices oriented models catering to optimized development flows for independent app teams across their organization, they look to integrate Akamai changes within that stack. This session focuses on best practices and successful ways our users are navigating this shift.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: DevOps Track

Protecting your APIs with API Gateway and Kona Site Defender

Kirsten Hunter,
Akamai Technologies

Your APIs are a fantastic way to improve innovation, but they're vulnerable to several different kinds of cyber attacks. In this session, we'll discuss the various attack vectors, then talk about how API Gateway combined with Kona Site Defender can protect your APIs from these vectors.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: DevOps Track

Security vs Business Innovation?... DevSecOps to the Rescue!

Jasson Morera and Les Waltman,
Akamai Technologies

DevOps has revolutionized how applications are created, delivered, and managed. But how do you maintain a strong security posture while keeping with frequent application changes? How do we apply values of DevOps to security? We’ll help answer these questions and share eye opening customer stories.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: Edge Track

Akamai LMS: The "Secret Sauce" in Cost-effective Delivery of High-Audience Live Simulcasts

Kun Chen,
Akamai Technologies

Akamai's recently-introduced Licensed Multicast Solution (LMS) makes use of multicast-assisted adaptive bitrate (M-ABR) streaming to significantly reduce network costs while producing broadcast-level quality. Seems too good to be true? It's not. This session explains how and why that's the case.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: Edge Track

Dealer.com's journey to more 9's

Dan Boisvert and Keith Porter,
Cox Automotive (Dealer.com)

Dealer.com operates the largest website platform in the automotive industry, and has migrated from a single on-premise datacenter to a hybrid cloud deployment with multiple active regions in AWS. This talk describes the patterns used to make this migration a success, the as well as lessons learned.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: Edge Track

How Sanofi Uses Identity Data for a Better Customer Experience

Rick Troiani,
Sanofi

When it comes to identifying & registering health care professionals, Sanofi put ease of use at the center. Learn how Identity Cloud simplifies registration and login, allowing Sanofi to recognize customers across channels & collect accurate data needed to power personalized experiences & marketing.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: Edge Track

Musgrave: Increasing Customer Engagement with Identity Cloud

John O'Brien,
Musgrave Retail Partners
Mayur Upadhyaya,
Akamai Technologies

For Ireland's leading grocery retailer, customer identity is synonymous with business value. Come listen to John O'Brien of Musgrave Retail Partners explain how he leverages Akamai's customer identity & access management (CIAM) solution to increase engagement with its customers.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: Edge Track

The 5G Effect - Assessing the Mobile Future Through an Akamai Lens

Vinay Kanitkar,
Akamai Technologies

Anyone whose business utilizes the mobile Internet is keen to understand the role 5G will play in their business going forward. This session will examine 5G technology and timeframes, and will lend insight into how Akamai and its services might evolve as 5G services become more prevalent.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: Security Track

State of the Internet Security, Volume 5, Issue 3

Martin Mckeay,
Akamai Technologies

Hot off the press - come hear the latest findings from Akamai's State of the Internet Security Report, Volume 5, Issue 3, that will be releasing the week of Edge World 2019.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: Security Track

Why you need a Secure Web Gateway at the Edge

John Devasia,
Akamai Technologies

Phishing has moved from email to the web. Web-mail and Social Networking are now key vectors used for Phishing and Spear Phishing. This talk describes shows new vectors attacks are using for phishing and how enterprises can help protect themselves from these new vectors.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: Security Track

Xero to 60: A Tale of Security in the World of Hypergrowth

Amol Mathur,
Akamai Technologies
Aaron McKeown,
Xero

100% cloud, defense in depth, automation, best of breed platforms and a paradigm of shared responsibility for security. Come learn how Xero’s security team uses these concepts to deliver digital trust on their global SaaS platform and how Akamai as a strategic partner helps in that journey.

View Now
THURSDAY: DevOps Track

Automating the Management of Your Akamai Properties with Open Source

Javier Garza,
Akamai Technologies

In this hands-on session you'll learn how to leverage Akamai's new Property Manager and Sandbox CLIs to manage and test Akamai configuration changes in a local environment. You'll also learn how to keep those config changes tracked in a local version control system like git and have it all orchestrated by open source CI/CD automation tools like Jenkins to enable faster development cycles.

View Now
THURSDAY: DevOps Track

Unlocking the Programmatic Edge for the Agile Developer

David Theobald,
Akamai Technologies

Learn how Developers can code their own business logic, quickly, locally, and in isolation via EdgeWorkers and Akamai Sandbox.

View Now
THURSDAY: Edge Track

Akamai Web Performance Roadmap (Video)

Maya Bustan and Raja Patel ,
Akamai Technologies

Akamai's Intelligent Edge is the leading platform that helps businesses engage users online offering faster innovation, intelligent insights and data-driven optimization that together power the world's highest quality digital experiences while leading the charge for a faster web. Akamai helps development and operations teams manage and optimize digital services and applications, gaining scale and agility to reduce complexity and operate more efficiently. Join this session to learn about the latest new products and enhancements coming to Akamai's Web Performance solutions in 2019.

Watch the Video
THURSDAY: Edge Track

Better Than Broadcast: What Good Looks Like

Dr. Zhou Wang,
SSIMWAVE
Thomas Stark,
Akamai Technologies

This is the second phase of a broader research project from Akamai, the leading content delivery network, investigating issues around the quality of IP-delivered video streams.

View Now
THURSDAY: Edge Track

How Carmax Uses mPulse Insights to Support Product Innovation

Nathaniel Duncan,
CarMax

Using lean techniques, CarMax has transformed how we deliver high quality software to our users with a product focused development methodology. Our success is enabled by utilizing mPulse to realize visibility into our customer's experience on the site and impact across key business metrics.

View Now
THURSDAY: Edge Track

Short Form Video Brings Long Term Impact to Elkjop

Øyvind Thunes,
Elkjop

Join in an intimate look into Elkjop's short form video strategy and the lessons learned in a practical session detailing how videos impacted their business by increasing engagement. Attendees will leave inspired with clear best practices and actionable next steps.

View Now
THURSDAY: Edge Track

Unlock An API First Strategy With Akamai's Globally Distributed API Gateway

Sid Phadkar,
Akamai Technologies

Deep dive into five scenarios where a globally distributed API gateway drives unique value and empowers development teams at scale.

View Now
THURSDAY: Security Track

Akamai Enterprise Security Roadmap (Video)

Tim Knudsen ,
Akamai Technologies

Today's security perimeter is no longer defensible. Come listen to Tim Knudsen, VP of Product Management, walk you through the latest enhancements and new capabilities to help you move towards a zero trust security posture, as well as give you a sneak peek into what’s coming next with secure application access and malware prevention.

Watch the Video
THURSDAY: Security Track

Akamai Web Security Roadmap (Video)

Josh Shaul ,
Akamai Technologies

Intelligent security starts at the edge and Akamai has been hard at work making our edge security solutions better than ever. Over the last year, we've made a ton of feature updates and introduced new capabilities to help you better protect your apps & APIs and stop credential abuse. Come listen to Josh Shaul, VP of Product Management, take you through the latest capabilities in our web security portfolio, as well as give you a sneak peek into what's coming next.

Watch the Video
THURSDAY: Edge Track

Media Roadmap Session

Jon Alexander and Corey Halverson,
Akamai Technologies

As the global Media landscape continues to grow and evolve, Akamai continues to embrace our heritage as the pioneers of this industry — and our role in building the future and driving continuous innovation. Join us as we walk you through Akamai's latest product updates.

View Now
THURSDAY: Edge Track

How Network Transformation is Changing the Economics of Video Delivery

Marc Fiuczynski and JeffVan Dyke,
Akamai Technologies

A roundtable discussion looking at the ways that the various trends affecting carrier last mile networks (fixed and mobile) are causing a re-think of the economics around video delivery, most notably Pay TV services, but even potentially online delivery.

View Now
THURSDAY: Security Track

Eliminating the VPN - Akamai's Journey to Zero Trust

Joe Defelice,
Akamai Technologies

Akamai is on a path to Zero Trust security that will eliminate the corporate VPN and move away from a traditional perimeter-based security model. The session will cover best practices and lessons learnt from Akamai's journey.

View Now
THURSDAY: Security Track

Mobile App Protection Against On-The-Go Bots

Tyler Davis and Aspen Sherrill,
Akamai Technologies

For credential stuffing, mobile is the next battleground. In this technical session, we’ll cover limitations in protecting mobile app traffic, explore protection strategies as they apply to different mobile frameworks & logical designs, and provide an overview of the Bot Manager Premier Mobile SDK.

View Now
WEDNESDAY: Security Track

Phishing Factories and Economies - The Real Persistent Threat

Or Katz,
Akamai Technologies

In this presentation, we dive deeper into several recent phishing scams and show how the phishing landscape is adopting commercial techniques to improve phishing scams operations, distribution and efficiency.

View Now
THURSDAY: Security Track

The Access Milkstool – the Akamai Approach to Zero Trust App Access

Sriram Balasubramanian,
Akamai Technologies

The enterprise landscape is changing rapidly. Traditional approaches to enable the workforce to do their jobs are no longer relevant. Please join Sriram Balasubramanian as he takes you through how Akamai’s Enterprise Application Access will uniquely support you in your Zero Trust journey.

View Now
THURSDAY: Security Track

The Power of the Proxy

Charlie Gero,
Akamai Technologies

Join Charlie Gero while he discusses the technical advantages that proxies provide in both security and performance over pure transport systems like virtual private networks (VPNs) and software defined perimeters (SDPs). Charlie will cover various attacks that bypass security controls in VPN and SDP infrastructure, and discuss how proxy based approaches like Akamai can keep you and your enterprise users safe and performant in an ever increasing hostile technical landscape.

View Now