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Ranking
6th
out of 30 in CDN
Views
5,207
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4,624
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28th
out of 30 in CDN
Views
48
Comparisons
46
Reviews
0
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0
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Compared 28% of the time.
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Overview
Akamai is the global leader in Content Delivery Network (CDN) services, making the Internet fast, reliable and secure for its customers. The company's advanced web performance, mobile performance, cloud security and media delivery solutions are revolutionizing how businesses optimize consumer, enterprise and entertainment experiences for any device, anywhere.

Azure Front Door is a global, scalable entry-point that uses the Microsoft global edge network to create fast, secure, and widely scalable web applications. With Front Door, you can transform your global consumer and enterprise applications into robust, high-performing personalized modern applications with contents that reach a global audience through Azure.

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Airbnb, Audi, Cathay Pacific, E*Trade Financial, InterContinental Hotels Group, IKEA, Trulia, Warby Parker, Concur, NASDAQ OMX, NBC Olympics, Rabobank, Standard Chartered, Thomson Reuters, U.S. Department of State, Autodesk, CBC, MTV Networks, NBA, Rediff, Starz!, TV 2, Autotrader, Puma, Investec, Satuit, Schneider Versand, itBit, DISA, Sky Italia
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Computer Software Company34%
Comms Service Provider21%
Media Company9%
Retailer5%
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Akamai is ranked 6th in CDN while Azure Front Door is ranked 28th in CDN with 1 review. Akamai is rated 0.0, while Azure Front Door is rated 8.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Azure Front Door writes "It inspects the traffic at the network level and is stable, scalable, and easy to set up". Akamai is most compared with Cloudflare, Imperva Incapsula, Fastly, Windows Azure CDN and Verizon EdgeCast, whereas Azure Front Door is most compared with Amazon CloudFront, Microsoft Azure Application Gateway, Cloudflare Web Application Firewall and NGINX Web Application Firewall.

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