Akamai vs. Fastly

As of April 2019, Akamai is ranked 3rd in CDN with 1 review vs Fastly which is ranked 11th in CDN. The top reviewer of Akamai writes "The worldwide reach of the CDN is one of its key values". Akamai is most compared with Windows Azure CDN, Cloudflare and Amazon CloudFront. Fastly is most compared with Cloudflare, Akamai and Imperva Incapsula.
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9,141 views|4,542 comparisons
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1,756 views|991 comparisons
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3rd
out of 28 in CDN
Views
9,141
Comparisons
4,542
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
142
Avg. Rating
10.0
11th
out of 28 in CDN
Views
1,756
Comparisons
991
Reviews
0
Average Words per Review
0
Avg. Rating
N/A
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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. Fastly helps the world’s most popular digital businesses keep pace with their customer expectations by delivering fast, secure, and scalable online experiences. Businesses trust Fastly’s edge cloud platform to accelerate the pace of technical innovation, mitigate evolving threats, and scale on demand.
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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 ItaliaTwitter, Airbnb, Alaska Airlines, Pinterest, Vimeo, The Guardian, The New York Times, Ticketmaster, The Drupal Association, Opera, about.com, imgur, Etsy, Foursquare, GitHub, New Relic, shopify, Shazam, Firebase

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