2019-08-18T07:52:00Z
Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Service Delivery Manager at PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
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What do you like most about Akamai Kona Site Defender?

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Akamai Kona Site Defender?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

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CF
Senior Security Engineer at Singtel
Reseller
Top 10
2021-10-07T08:23:25Z
Oct 7, 2021

The most valuable feature is the custom rules feature. This is because many of our customers require a lot of custom rules. Because it's a very customized project for our customers, I think they have the best of everything already.

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YA
Co-Founder and CEO at PT Eugenea Kreasi Utama
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
2021-07-29T16:47:15Z
Jul 29, 2021

The features are powerful and better than F5.

Neha Shakyawar - PeerSpot reviewer
Head of Information at a leisure / travel company with 51-200 employees
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
2021-03-29T20:41:41Z
Mar 29, 2021

The solution can scale extremely well.

IA
Solutions Architect, Cloud & SDDC at a computer software company with 5,001-10,000 employees
Real User
2020-06-08T06:11:08Z
Jun 8, 2020

The CDN and the WAF features are the best.

TI
Head of Cloud Security & DevSecOps at a financial services firm with 11-50 employees
Real User
2020-01-26T09:26:00Z
Jan 26, 2020

The most valuable feature is the DDoS protection, which is the main reason we got it.

Abhay Chrungoo - PeerSpot reviewer
CTO at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
Real User
2019-08-18T07:52:00Z
Aug 18, 2019

It enables us to move faster with new products because we have this layer of protection set up in our infrastructure.

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Hello, Has anyone migrated from Akamai services to AWS Cloud front and WAF? Can you please share your experience on this process and on using Amazon CloudFront and AWS WAF? Thanks for the help!
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Service Delivery Manager at PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Oct 7, 2021
Hi, We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information. Please share what you can so you can help your peers.
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Neha Shakyawar - PeerSpot reviewer
Head of Information at a leisure / travel company with 51-200 employees
Mar 29, 2021
The pricing isn't the highest, however, it's not the lowest either. They could adjust it so that it was a bit more affordable. It would be appreciated by the customers. It's expensive, however, if you compare it to AWS, you'll get different services that you'll have to collaboratively pick in order to get the same solution that Akamai provides to you in one package.
YA
Co-Founder and CEO at PT Eugenea Kreasi Utama
Jul 29, 2021
Akamai is very expensive. It is more expensive than F5.
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