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Explore Ways to Onboard Your Site

Ready to set up your site on Akamai's global content delivery network? Start here, with an overview of the self-service tools you'll use. 10-15 min

  • Course Number

  • Self-Paced

Your mission

You have a cool website that allows customers to book tours throughout the solar system. Now you want to protect your site and improve its performance. This mission shows you how to onboard your site to the Akamai CDN. There's lots of ways to do this: a wizard-like process, a GUI, or the command-line. In this mission, we'll introduce you to tools that enable you to onboard your site and help you determine how to choose the tool that is best for you.

You’ll learn how to:

  • Identify and locate tools for onboarding your site
  • Choose the tool that aligns with your requirements
  • Locate reference documentation

Who’s this course for?

Take this mission if you want to get your website set up for delivery over the Akamai CDN. This will help you decide on the best path.

How long will it take?

About 10-15 minutes.

This course is self-paced. There are no deadlines, and you can come back to review the material at any time.

What do I need before I start?

You'll need an Akamai account. This can either be your own account or a free Developer Trial account.

What will I get?

When you complete this mission you'll get a badge that you can proudly display to show you understand the Akamai onboarding process and available tools.

  • ONBOARD-101
  • 10-15 minutes
  • Administrator
  • Beginner