Akamai Statistics, Revenue Totals and Facts (2021)

Here are a few of the most interesting Akamai statistics and facts I was able to dig up including revenue totals and employee counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Akamai Facts

  • Website: Official Website
  • Year Founded: 1998
  • Headquarters: Cambridge, MA
  • Founder(s): Daniel Lewin and Tom Leighton
  • Current Chief Executive: Tom Leighton

What is Akamai?

Akamai secures and delivers digital experiences for the world’s largest companies. Akamai’s intelligent edge platform surrounds everything, from the enterprise to the cloud, so customers and their businesses can be fast, smart and secure. Top brands globally rely on Akamai to help them realize competitive advantage through agile solutions that extend the power of their multi-cloud architectures. Akamai keeps decisions, apps and experiences closer to users than anyone – and attacks and threats far away. Akamai’s portfolio of edge security, web and mobile performance, enterprise access and video delivery solutions is supported by unmatched customer service, analytics and 24/7/365 monitoring.  (source)

Akamai Employee Count

Number of Akamai employees:


Last updated 12/11/18

Akamai Revenue Totals

Akamai annual revenue:

Akamai annual net income:

Akamai Statistics

Number of Akamai servers:

240,000 in 130 countries

Last updated 12/11/18

Percentage of the Fortune 500 that use Akamai:


Last updated 12/11/18

Average amount of transactions per day delivered by Akamai:

3 trillion

Last updated 12/11/18

Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these Akamai stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.