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Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection
July 2022
Find out what your peers are saying about NETSCOUT, Imperva, Cloudflare and others in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection. Updated: July 2022.
622,949 professionals have used our research since 2012.
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Also Known As
Black Lotus, CenturyLink DDoS Mitigation
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Overview

AWS Shield is a managed Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) protection service that safeguards applications running on AWS. AWS Shield provides always-on detection and automatic inline mitigations that minimize application downtime and latency, so there is no need to engage AWS Support to benefit from DDoS protection.

Today’s Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks are growing in size, frequency and complexity. No enterprise is immune to these threats. Application availability, website uptime and infrastructure accessibility are all critical for business continuity. Every minute of downtime can result in lost productivity and revenue. Scrubbing center mitigation techniques alone are not designed to manage today’s massive, highly sophisticated and distributed attacks. To defend against a variety of attack types, it’s essential to deploy a multi-layered security approach backed by extensive threat research. CenturyLink provides layers of defense through enhanced network routing, rate limiting and filtering that can be paired with advanced network-based detection and mitigation scrubbing center solutions. Our mitigation approach is informed by threat intelligence derived from visibility across our global infrastructure and data correlation. Tailored for any business and IT/security budget, our flexible managed service can proactively detect and mitigate the threats of today to help ensure business-as-usual for employees, partners and customers.

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Sample Customers
netflix, dow jones, mapbox, pearson, rovio, youview, moviestar planet, asurion, payplug, hour of code
TMG Health, MetalForming Inc., Atlantic 10 Conference, Spil Games, Tickets.com
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company26%
Comms Service Provider18%
Financial Services Firm13%
Media Company12%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company30%
Comms Service Provider13%
Insurance Company8%
Healthcare Company6%
Company Size
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business15%
Midsize Enterprise13%
Large Enterprise73%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business28%
Midsize Enterprise10%
Large Enterprise62%
Buyer's Guide
Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection
July 2022
Find out what your peers are saying about NETSCOUT, Imperva, Cloudflare and others in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection. Updated: July 2022.
622,949 professionals have used our research since 2012.

AWS Shield is ranked 22nd in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection while Lumen DDoS Mitigation is ranked 25th in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection. AWS Shield is rated 0.0, while Lumen DDoS Mitigation is rated 0.0. On the other hand, AWS Shield is most compared with Cloudflare, Cloudflare DDoS, Akamai Kona Site Defender, Azure DDoS Protection and Arbor DDoS, whereas Lumen DDoS Mitigation is most compared with Cloudflare, Akamai Prolexic Routed, Arbor DDoS, Corero and Fastly.

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