Session Speaker


 John Summers

VP, Security Products

John leads Akamai’s Security services business and is responsible for driving the product roadmap, business planning, revenue growth and profitability of those services.

Akamai’s Security services provide cloud-based application security, DDoS defense and data protection services that leverage Akamai’s unique distributed computing platform to provide a globally distributed layer of defense that scales on demand, in real time.

John joined Akamai to run the Site Acceleration business from 2007 until 2011, during which time that business grew from $10M to over $300M.

Prior to Akamai, John led the Managed Security Services business at Unisys where he tripled revenues and achieved the #1 Systems Integrator ranking in “ability to execute” in Gartner’s 2005 Managed Security Services Provider Magic Quadrant.

Prior to Unisys, John built and led the Managed Security Services business at Genuity, a global ISP,  which won the “Best Managed Security Service Provider” award from Network magazine in 2001..

John holds a Master of Science degree in computer science engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.  He was a member of the 1980 U.S. Olympic Team and a three time U.S. National Ice Dance Champion.

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Event Information

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

7:30 AM - 3:30 PM 

The Willard InterContinental Hotel
1401 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC

and Open to Government Employees Only

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