Akamai acquires Soha Systems

Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM) has acquired Soha Systems in an all-cash transaction, the company said.

Through its acquisition of Soha, Akamai plans to extend its portfolio of Cloud Networking Solutions. By offering businesses secure, cloud-based application access control, Akamai can improve remote and mobile access to enterprise resources, while at the same time minimizing the exposed attack surface.

Soha, headquartered in Sunnyvale, is a privately funded company. The acquisition is not material to Akamai´s financials.

Akamai makes the Internet fast, reliable and secure. The company provides advanced web performance, mobile performance, cloud security and media delivery solutions.