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    Overview
    Fastly helps the world’s most popular digital businesses keep pace with their customer expectations by delivering fast, secure, and scalable online experiences. Businesses trust Fastly’s edge cloud platform to accelerate the pace of technical innovation, mitigate evolving threats, and scale on demand.
    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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    Sample Customers
    Twitter, Airbnb, Alaska Airlines, Pinterest, Vimeo, The Guardian, The New York Times, Ticketmaster, The Drupal Association, Opera, about.com, imgur, Etsy, Foursquare, GitHub, New Relic, shopify, Shazam, Firebase
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    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company29%
    Comms Service Provider19%
    Retailer6%
    Media Company6%
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    Comms Service Provider26%
    Computer Software Company25%
    Media Company6%
    Manufacturing Company5%
    Company Size
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business21%
    Midsize Enterprise18%
    Large Enterprise61%
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    Small Business22%
    Midsize Enterprise19%
    Large Enterprise59%
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    Fastly is ranked 5th in CDN with 1 review while Windows Azure CDN is ranked 11th in CDN. Fastly is rated 9.0, while Windows Azure CDN is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Fastly writes "Good performance, powerful configuration capability, and helpful real-time graphics". On the other hand, Fastly is most compared with AWS WAF, Cloudflare Web Application Firewall, Cloudflare, Cloudflare DDoS and Verizon EdgeCast, whereas Windows Azure CDN is most compared with Azure Front Door, Amazon CloudFront, Akamai and Verizon EdgeCast.

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