Compare Akamai Ion vs. Citrix NetScaler VPX

Akamai Ion is ranked 21st in Application Delivery Controllers while Citrix NetScaler VPX is ranked 7th in Application Delivery Controllers with 8 reviews. Akamai Ion is rated 0, while Citrix NetScaler VPX is rated 8.2. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Citrix NetScaler VPX writes "Provides good performance for our virtual apps and desktops". Akamai Ion is most compared with Citrix NetScaler ADC and NGINX Plus, whereas Citrix NetScaler VPX is most compared with Citrix NetScaler ADC, F5 BIG-IP and HAProxy .
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Our licensing fees including technical support are approximately $3,500 USD.The licensing costs for this solution vary depending on which model is being used.Citrix NetScaler VPX is not the cheapest solution out there, but you get what you pay for.

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Overview

Ion, Akamai’s flagship performance solution, is a suite of intelligent performance optimizations and controls that helps deliver superior web, iOS, and Android app experiences. Built on the SLA-backed availability of the globally distributed Akamai Intelligent Edge Platform, Ion continuously monitors real user behavior — applying best-practice performance optimizations automatically — and adapting in real time to content, user behavior, and connectivity changes.

NetScaler VPX provides the complete NetScaler web and application load balancing, secure and remote access, acceleration, security and offload feature set in a simple, easy-to-install virtual appliance. IT organizations, cloud and telecom service providers of any size can deploy NetScaler VPX on industry standard hypervisors—on demand—anywhere in the datacenter.

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