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    Overview

    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.

    Windows Azure Content Delivery Network (CDN) caches static web content at strategically placed locations to provide maximum throughput for delivering content to users. The CDN offers developers a global solution for delivering high-bandwidth content by caching the content at physical nodes across the world.
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    Trusted by over 9,000,000 Internet Applications and APIs, including Nasdaq, Zendesk, Crunchbase, Steve Madden, OkCupid, Cisco, Quizlet, Discord and more.
    NORAD, Agreeya Mobility
    Top Industries
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    Energy/Utilities Company14%
    Marketing Services Firm14%
    Engineering Company14%
    Financial Services Firm14%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company24%
    Comms Service Provider24%
    Financial Services Firm7%
    Government5%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider29%
    Computer Software Company22%
    Manufacturing Company6%
    Media Company5%
    Company Size
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    Small Business68%
    Midsize Enterprise16%
    Large Enterprise16%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business24%
    Midsize Enterprise18%
    Large Enterprise57%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business22%
    Midsize Enterprise20%
    Large Enterprise58%
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    Cloudflare is ranked 2nd in CDN with 6 reviews while Windows Azure CDN is ranked 11th in CDN. Cloudflare is rated 8.0, while Windows Azure CDN is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Cloudflare writes "Robust, secure and innovative; technical support needs to be improved". On the other hand, Cloudflare is most compared with Imperva DDoS, Azure Front Door, Microsoft Azure Application Gateway, Palo Alto Networks WildFire and Arbor DDoS, whereas Windows Azure CDN is most compared with Azure Front Door, Akamai, Amazon CloudFront, AWS Global Accelerator and Fastly.

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