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Prolexic Routed provides organizations with a simple and effective way to protect all web- and IP-based applications in their data center from the threat of DDoS attacks. Offered as a flexible and comprehensive service, Prolexic Routed stops DDoS attacks in the cloud, well before they reach the data center. It provides comprehensive protection against the broadest range of DDoS attack types and defends against today’s high-bandwidth, sustained web attacks, as well as the increasing threat of potentially crippling DDoS attacks that target specific applications and services.

AWS Shield is a managed Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) protection service that safeguards applications running on AWS. AWS Shield provides always-on detection and automatic inline mitigations that minimize application downtime and latency, so there is no need to engage AWS Support to benefit from DDoS protection.

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Akamai Prolexic Routed is ranked 19th in DDoS while AWS Shield is ranked 27th in DDoS. Akamai Prolexic Routed is rated 0.0, while AWS Shield is rated 0.0. On the other hand, Akamai Prolexic Routed is most compared with Akamai Kona Site Defender, Cloudflare, Arbor DDoS and Azure DDoS Protection, whereas AWS Shield is most compared with Cloudflare, Akamai Kona Site Defender, Arbor DDoS and Azure DDoS Protection.

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