Akamai and Google are collaborating to reduce egress costs and improve performance for Akamai customers taking advantage of Google Cloud Platform. Akamai’s participation as a CDN Interconnect Provider is intended to ensure that the Google Cloud Platform serves content through established Interconnect links that are peered directly with Akamai’s CDN network at various strategic global locations.

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.

Serving more than two trillion Internet interactions every day, Akamai’s massively-distributed global platform provides businesses with significant advantage in terms of performance, reliability, cost, and the ability to withstand attacks. The Akamai Intelligent Platform is unparalleled in terms of its distributed footprint, consisting of software that resides in 3,000+ locations, 1,300+ networks in 110+ countries.