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We performed a comparison between Akamai Prolexic Routed and Cloudflare based on real PeerSpot user reviews.

Find out in this report how the two Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection solutions compare in terms of features, pricing, service and support, easy of deployment, and ROI.

To learn more, read our detailed Akamai Prolexic Routed vs. Cloudflare report (Updated: September 2022).
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    Overview

    Prolexic Routed provides organizations with a simple and effective way to protect all web- and IP-based applications in their data center from the threat of DDoS attacks. Offered as a flexible and comprehensive service, Prolexic Routed stops DDoS attacks in the cloud, well before they reach the data center. It provides comprehensive protection against the broadest range of DDoS attack types and defends against today’s high-bandwidth, sustained web attacks, as well as the increasing threat of potentially crippling DDoS attacks that target specific applications and services.

    Cloudflare is the leading performance and security company helping to build a better Internet. Today the company runs one of the world’s largest networks that powers more than 9 million Internet applications. More than 10 trillion Internet requests flow through Cloudflare’s network each month, accounting for nearly 10% of all Internet requests globally.

    Cloudflare protects and accelerates any Internet application online without adding hardware, installing software, or changing a line of code. Internet properties powered by Cloudflare have all web traffic routed through its intelligent global network, which gets smarter with each new site added. As a result, they see significant improvement in performance and a decrease in spam and other attacks.

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    Sample Customers
    Fidor Bank
    Trusted by over 9,000,000 Internet Applications and APIs, including Nasdaq, Zendesk, Crunchbase, Steve Madden, OkCupid, Cisco, Quizlet, Discord and more.
    Top Industries
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    Financial Services Firm34%
    Computer Software Company21%
    Comms Service Provider9%
    Insurance Company4%
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    Energy/Utilities Company14%
    Marketing Services Firm14%
    Engineering Company14%
    Financial Services Firm14%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company21%
    Comms Service Provider19%
    Financial Services Firm8%
    Government5%
    Company Size
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    Small Business14%
    Midsize Enterprise10%
    Large Enterprise76%
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    Small Business68%
    Midsize Enterprise16%
    Large Enterprise16%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business25%
    Midsize Enterprise18%
    Large Enterprise57%
    Buyer's Guide
    Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection
    September 2022
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    Akamai Prolexic Routed is ranked 18th in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection while Cloudflare is ranked 3rd in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection with 5 reviews. Akamai Prolexic Routed is rated 0.0, while Cloudflare is rated 8.2. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Cloudflare writes "An intuitive solution that's great for a small business". Akamai Prolexic Routed is most compared with Akamai Kona Site Defender, Arbor DDoS, Lumen DDoS Mitigation, AWS Shield and Azure DDoS Protection, whereas Cloudflare is most compared with Azure Front Door, Imperva DDoS, Microsoft Azure Application Gateway, Akamai and Arbor DDoS.

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