October 21, 2016 | Announcements

Akamai Acquires Soha Systems

We are pleased to announce that our client, Soha Systems, Inc. (“Soha”), a leading cloud-based enterprise application security software company, entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Akamai Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM).

Soha has built an innovative security software platform that offers an alternative to traditional remote access technologies. Soha’s dual-cloud architecture closes all inbound firewall ports while providing authenticated end users access to only their specific applications. The solution is delivered as a SaaS offering.

The transaction closed in October 2016. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. GCA acted as exclusive financial advisor to Soha in connection with this transaction.

About Soha
Soha Systems provides cloud-based enterprise-grade application security services to developers, IT/security teams, and CIOs offering an alternative to traditional remote access technologies. Soha’s dual-cloud architecture closes all inbound firewall ports while providing authenticated end users access to only their specific applications. The solution is delivered as a SaaS offering. For more information, visit soha.io.

About Akamai Technologies
As a global leader in Content Delivery Network (CDN) services, Akamai makes the Internet fast, reliable and secure for its customers. The company’s advanced web performance, mobile performance, cloud security and media delivery solutions are revolutionizing how businesses optimize consumer, enterprise and entertainment experiences for any device, anywhere. For more information, visit www.akamai.com.

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