"This solution can be used for web , video and media caching and streaming."
"Fastly uses configuration versioning, where you can deploy a new version in less than one minute."
"Their support is very slow. If you file a support ticket, it takes a long time before it gets resolved."
"It is missing a "staging" platform to deploy a test configuration with all of the real settings, which would allow us to properly test before putting it into production."
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Akamai is ranked 7th in CDN with 1 review while Fastly is ranked 5th in CDN with 1 review. Akamai is rated 8.0, while Fastly is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of Akamai writes "Stable and scalable solution which offers good functionality once properly setup". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Fastly writes "Good performance, powerful configuration capability, and helpful real-time graphics". Akamai is most compared with Cloudflare, Imperva DDoS, Azure Front Door, Windows Azure CDN and Amazon CloudFront, whereas Fastly is most compared with AWS WAF, Cloudflare Web Application Firewall, Cloudflare, Amazon CloudFront and Imperva DDoS.
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