Cybercom in exclusive partnership with Akamai


2010-06-22, 08:20
Cybercom has signed an exclusive partnership with the American company Akamai Technologies Inc. In the Nordic countries Cybercom will be the only IT-consultancy firm that can offer Akamais’ world leading platform for delivery of web content to customers.

“This is a fantastic deal for us that will help us find new and interesting business and build the market position that we are steering towards, says Mats Frisk, Business Area Manager for Cybercom Internet Services. “With Akamai as a strategic partner we can assure customers fast and reliable websites with great availability.”

This agreement particularly targets Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland but integration services may be provided in other European countries as well. Akamai has the world’s biggest platform for delivery of web content with tens of thousands of specially-equipped servers. Cybercom helps customers to integrate Akamais’ solutions that handle problem spots and vulnerabilities, ensuring that websites perform optimally and reliably.

“The customer experience is a business priority for Akamai. Working with a trusted partner like Cybercom in Scandinavia has allowed us to extend the premium-level service our customers expect in this critical region, and has enabled us to scale our business to meet growing customer demand for our services”, says Greg Lazar, Vice President and General Manager, Akamai International.

Today Akamai handles tens of billions of daily web interactions for companies like Audi, NBC, and Fujitsu, and organizations like the U.S. Department of Defense and NASDAQ .

Find out more, contact:

Mats Frisk, Business Area Manager, Internet Services, Cybercom Group +46 706 200 324

Per Sterner, Manager Nordics, Akamai Technologies, + 46 703 642 300

Anna Trane, Press & PR manager, Cybercom Group +46 708 847 469    

About Cybercom

The Cybercom Group is an IT consultancy that offers global sourcing for local and international deals. The Group is a recognised supplier in security, portal solutions, mobile services, embedded systems, and telecom management. Thanks to its extensive industry and operations experience, Cybercom offers strategic and technical expertise in telecom, industry, media, the public sector, retail, and banking and finance. Cybercom’s consultants operate around the world and the company has 28 offices in 11 countries. Cybercom is quoted on the NASDAQ OMX Nordic exchange since 1999. Find out more at: www.cybercom.com

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