Compare Akamai Ion vs. Microsoft Azure Application Gateway

Akamai Ion is ranked 21st in Application Delivery Controllers while Microsoft Azure Application Gateway is ranked 10th in Application Delivery Controllers with 2 reviews. Akamai Ion is rated 0, while Microsoft Azure Application Gateway is rated 8.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Microsoft Azure Application Gateway writes "Stable and simple to use with good technical support". Akamai Ion is most compared with Citrix NetScaler ADC and NGINX Plus, whereas Microsoft Azure Application Gateway is most compared with F5 BIG-IP, AWS WAF and F5 Advanced WAF.
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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.

Azure Application Gateway is a web traffic load balancer that enables you to manage traffic to your web applications. Traditional load balancers operate at the transport layer (OSI layer 4 - TCP and UDP) and route traffic based on source IP address and port, to a destination IP address and port.

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