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Akamai & firewall logs : allow connections on udp port 3478?

In can see in the log of my router/firewall that a lot of connections with source port 3478 and destination port 51164 are blocked. Those connections are from Akamai and they fill my logs very ...
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Akamai Website Fail-over trigger

My organisation currently has 2 data centres from which it hosts its corporate website, with Akamai providing load-balancing, and other CDN services. Now, I'm told that if our server stack in 1 data ...
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Akamai / CDN - How much do CDNs like akamai cost? [closed]

I haven't been able to find any numbers related to cost via google or price sheets. How much do these services realistically cost (akamai, limelight, any of them)? Are there any good CDN ...
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How to meter rackspace+Akamai usage

On our system(which is based on Rackspace cloud and uses integrated Akamai CDN) we want to cap usage of our cloud files and CDN and bill users accordingly. If I look at API set exposed by Rackspace ...
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Site performance - Akamai

We're facing performance issues in one of our servers which is hosting a website with ~50k users a month. We've been discussing different options to improve the performance and we're currently using ...
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juniper screen os and akamai

Need to setup a policy on juniper netscreen firewall that would allow access to a content hosted by akamai. There are two options: to use an IP address or hostname. Using hostname does not work with ...
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Why does this DNS lookup fail for me but work for others?

Day One I have to hide the actual host names, so I'm hoping there is still enough information to answer this question... I'm trying to resolve a certain host name (let's pretend it's ...
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comparison between akamai & appfabric [closed]

what is the difference in the two?
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Akamai NetStorage vs. Akamai edge service

What's the difference between using Akamai NetStorage vs. Akamai's Edge Service? Below are the concepts that I believe differentiate them but I'd like more details from more experienced people. ...
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Akamai vs smaller CDN for small/medium-size ecommerce traffic? (caching, latency, NetStorage)

The small/medium sized online retail company I work for uses Akamai as our CDN for static images, but I'm wondering whether it might be hurting rather than helping and, if it's suboptimal, what we ...
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How to get **all** IP addresses of a domain?

I built the getaddrinfo() sample provided at http://beej.us/guide/bgnet/output/html/multipage/syscalls.html#getaddrinfo When I run it on an example domain, such facebook.com it lists three (3) IP ...
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How to Tell Whether a site is using Akamai Networks

I'm trying to understand precisely how Akamai uses DNS lookups to redirect users to proximate servers. As I understand it, the client's browser tries to resolve a DNS name, such as ...
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Web server hits from Akamai IP addresses

I am getting a lot of hits to my web server from multiple IP addresses that are owned by Akamai. This stood out to me as the requests are for resources that are no longer available. These resources ...
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Akamai log processing

I'm digging through Akamai logs, downloading excel sheets, and then manually joining them so that I can do sorting of data to find top videos and referrers. Are there any tools you know of to help ...