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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.
Akamai Ion is ranked 19th in Application Delivery Controllers while Radware Alteon is ranked 9th in Application Delivery Controllers with 4 reviews. Akamai Ion is rated 0.0, while Radware Alteon is rated 8.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Radware Alteon writes "A good load-balancing reverse proxy for internal applications that is easy to setup and has good technical support". Akamai Ion is most compared with NGINX Plus, Citrix ADC and HAProxy, whereas Radware Alteon is most compared with F5 BIG-IP, Citrix ADC, A10 Networks Thunder ADC, Radware LinkProof and HAProxy.
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