Akamai Announces Content Security Measures to Fight Piracy

Content-delivery company Akamai announced updates to its suite of security tools today aimed at better protecting media companies from piracy and illegal distribution.

In a blog post, the company cited a study claiming global online piracy costs US media companies around $29 billion each year and thousands of jobs. In response, Akamai is touting a content security ecosystem that takes a joint approach, leveraging the company’s in-house tech with that of several of its partners.

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