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    Top Answer:Akamai provides low-latency throughput.
    Top Answer:We've been using Akamai for the last two or three years, so we think we are getting value for the money.
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    Overview
    Akamai is the global leader in Content Delivery Network (CDN) services, making the Internet fast, reliable and secure for its customers. The company's advanced web performance, mobile performance, cloud security and media delivery solutions are revolutionizing how businesses optimize consumer, enterprise and entertainment experiences for any device, anywhere.

    Hive Streaming allows you to reliably deliver video to any audience size in the highest quality and analyze the outcomes and trends of your video communication.

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    Sample Customers
    Airbnb, Audi, Cathay Pacific, E*Trade Financial, InterContinental Hotels Group, IKEA, Trulia, Warby Parker, Concur, NASDAQ OMX, NBC Olympics, Rabobank, Standard Chartered, Thomson Reuters, U.S. Department of State, Autodesk, CBC, MTV Networks, NBA, Rediff, Starz!, TV 2, Autotrader, Puma, Investec, Satuit, Schneider Versand, itBit, DISA, Sky Italia
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    Computer Software Company28%
    Comms Service Provider17%
    Financial Services Firm9%
    Retailer6%
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    Small Business43%
    Large Enterprise57%
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    Small Business17%
    Midsize Enterprise14%
    Large Enterprise69%
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    Akamai is ranked 7th in CDN with 2 reviews while Hive Streaming is ranked 22nd in CDN. Akamai is rated 8.0, while Hive Streaming is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Akamai writes "It provides low-latency throughput". On the other hand, Akamai is most compared with Cloudflare, Azure Front Door, Imperva DDoS, Windows Azure CDN and Verizon EdgeCast, whereas Hive Streaming is most compared with Kollective.

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