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Top Answer:Cloud Diversion is another good feature packaged with the whole solution. When attack traffic is detected, Cloud Diversion triggers to automatically route our prefix to Nexusguard’s scrubbing center… more »
Top Answer:Nexusguard provides a more cost-effective solution than its competitors.
Top Answer:One of the features that should be added to the next release is report generation. Currently, reports can be downloaded every month and are only available at the beginning of each month. It would be… more »
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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.


Founded in 2008, Nexusguard is the global leader in fighting malicious internet attacks. Nexusguard protects clients against a multitude of threats, including distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks, to ensure uninterrupted internet service. Nexusguard provides comprehensive, highly customized solutions for customers of all sizes, across a range of industries, and also enables turnkey anti-DDoS solutions for service providers. Nexusguard delivers on its promise to maximize peace of mind by minimizing threats.

Nexusguard’s purpose-built DDoS Protection platform is comprised of three pillars:


Application Protection
Nexusguard Application Protection mitigates all types of DDoS attacks and cyber threats, delivering maximum uptime to organizations with an online presence. Our solutions are secure, reliable, customizable, and backed by enterprise grade SLAs.

Origin Protection
Nexusguard Origin Protection secures all backend network elements, including the origin of applications, network infrastructure, and the backend IPs typically associated with proxy solutions. It is highly suitable for organizations that cannot afford any downtime of assets running their own network.

DNS Protection
Nexusguard DNS Protection protects mission-critical online services from DNS attacks. Our dedicated, fully redundant network of globally distributed proxy servers resolves every incoming DNS query quickly and reliably, ensuring your DNS server is protected from both internal and external attacks.


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netflix, dow jones, mapbox, pearson, rovio, youview, moviestar planet, asurion, payplug, hour of code
21st Century Technologies, Netpluz, REDtone, SNOC, StarHub, aamra
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Computer Software Company26%
Comms Service Provider19%
Media Company13%
Financial Services Firm12%
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Computer Software Company29%
Comms Service Provider23%
Educational Organization10%
Construction Company6%
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Midsize Enterprise13%
Large Enterprise73%
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Large Enterprise57%
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.
619,967 professionals have used our research since 2012.

AWS Shield is ranked 22nd in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection while Nexusguard DDoS Protection is ranked 8th in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection with 3 reviews. AWS Shield is rated 0.0, while Nexusguard DDoS Protection is rated 9.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Nexusguard DDoS Protection writes "Attack protection is flexible and customizable ". AWS Shield is most compared with Cloudflare, Cloudflare DDoS, Akamai Kona Site Defender, Azure DDoS Protection and Arbor DDoS, whereas Nexusguard DDoS Protection is most compared with Arbor DDoS, Cloudflare, Cloudflare DDoS, Fortinet FortiDDoS and Imperva DDoS.

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