SIFY to provide Akamai web acceleration services in India

31st March 2014
SIFY to provide Akamai web acceleration services in India

Bangalore, April 1, 2014: Leading global provider of cloud services Akamai Technologies,  has announced a strategic partnership with Sify  respected Indian leader in Managed Enterprise, Network, IT and Software services: This partnership will enable Sify Technologies to offer Akamai’s global expertise and solutions in Web acceleration and applications delivery to its Enterprise customers across India.
By mitigating the complexities of Internet, Enterprises will be able to enhance user experience for their global employee, customer and partner bases while providing a comprehensive and highly secure platform for their online applications.
“It is Akamai and Sify’s shared vision to give customers industry-leading solutions and expertise to accelerate their online delivery and quality of service.” said Sidharth Malik, Managing Director, Akamai Technologies. “We believe that this partnership will help Akamai reach out to a new set of customers through Sify and help expand our footprint across India.”
“This partnership allows Sify to extend multiple leverages to clients. In a sea of information online, it will enable precise, accelerated and optimized content delivery for our clients, both on the web and mobile platforms. For Sify, this translates into a vital service that we can extend to every Enterprise whose business model involves content and its delivery robustness,” said  Kamal Nath, CEO, Sify Technologies.

Akamai’s Web application and acceleration solutions leverages a widely-distributed network of servers – 141,000+ across 90 countries in over 1200 networks.
Sify is among the largest integrated ICT Solutions and Services companies in India,with  36 Data Centres across India, including Sify’s 5 Tier III Data Centres across the cities of Chennai, Mumbai, Delhi and