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Kona DDoS Defender
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Overview

Managed DDoS protection service for critical websites and web applications

Kona DDoS Defender helps organizations better protect their websites from DoS and DDoS attacks. Built on the Akamai Intelligent Platform™, Kona DDoS Defender can stop even the largest DDoS attacks at the edge of the network before they reach your application. Kona DDoS Defender comes with managed attack response provided by Akamai’s 24x7 global Security Operations Center and can be enhanced with Site Shield to cloak the application origin.


Founded in 2008, Nexusguard is the global leader in fighting malicious internet attacks. Nexusguard protects clients against a multitude of threats, including distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks, to ensure uninterrupted internet service. Nexusguard provides comprehensive, highly customized solutions for customers of all sizes, across a range of industries, and also enables turnkey anti-DDoS solutions for service providers. Nexusguard delivers on its promise to maximize peace of mind by minimizing threats.

Nexusguard’s purpose-built DDoS Protection platform is comprised of three pillars:


Application Protection
Nexusguard Application Protection mitigates all types of DDoS attacks and cyber threats, delivering maximum uptime to organizations with an online presence. Our solutions are secure, reliable, customizable, and backed by enterprise grade SLAs.

Origin Protection
Nexusguard Origin Protection secures all backend network elements, including the origin of applications, network infrastructure, and the backend IPs typically associated with proxy solutions. It is highly suitable for organizations that cannot afford any downtime of assets running their own network.

DNS Protection
Nexusguard DNS Protection protects mission-critical online services from DNS attacks. Our dedicated, fully redundant network of globally distributed proxy servers resolves every incoming DNS query quickly and reliably, ensuring your DNS server is protected from both internal and external attacks.


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Sample Customers
Best Buy, Audi, Fox, IBM, Fiat, Honda
21st Century Technologies, Netpluz, REDtone, SNOC, StarHub, aamra
Top Industries
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Computer Software Company33%
Comms Service Provider19%
Financial Services Firm14%
Insurance Company6%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider28%
Computer Software Company24%
Educational Organization14%
Manufacturing Company4%
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Akamai Kona DDoS Defender is ranked 27th in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection while Nexusguard is ranked 24th in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection with 1 review. Akamai Kona DDoS Defender is rated 0.0, while Nexusguard is rated 10.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Nexusguard writes "Attack protection is flexible and customizable ". Akamai Kona DDoS Defender is most compared with Akamai Web Application Protector, Akamai Kona Site Defender and AWS Shield, whereas Nexusguard is most compared with Cloudflare, Cloudflare DDoS, Arbor DDoS, Imperva Incapsula and F5 Silverline Managed Services.

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