To thrive in the world, banking, insurance, asset management, brokerage, payments and financial exchanges need to meet customer demand for instant, secure, reliable online access to all content and services — on any device, anywhere, at any time.
THE FIRST LINE OF DEFENSE IS PREVENTION
In the financial sector, business has always taken place at the fastest possible speeds. Now, with IT’s hyper connectivity and integration, business speed has reached real-time. To ensure competitivity, this sector’s organizations must rely on a secure, reliable and efficient partner - and if the trade’s secret is prediction, the first line of defense is prevention.
In what is probably the most sensitive and ebullient economic sector, working with solid tools is a must: the platforms you use need to be able to respond to demands in the shortest possible time.
Making use of an extensive server network, we can process information transfers quickly from nodes geographically closer to the end-user. The dispersion of data throughout an ample network, distant from your data centers, also ensures protection against intrusions and data theft.
"Using Akamai's service boosted application delivery performance by 50%. What's more, we gained the capacity to scale on-demand – even during extreme trading peaks."
— Uri Strauss, Head of Operations, Easy-Forex