Cloudflare vs. Symantec Web Application Firewall

As of June 2019, Cloudflare is ranked 3rd in Web Application Firewall (WAF) with 8 reviews vs Symantec Web Application Firewall which is ranked 16th in Web Application Firewall (WAF). The top reviewer of Cloudflare writes "The dashboard is very well thought out, giving useful information". Cloudflare is most compared with Imperva Incapsula, Sucuri and Akamai. Symantec Web Application Firewall is most compared with Fortinet FortiWeb, F5 BIG-IP and Citrix NetScaler AppFirewall.
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There are no additional costs beyond the standard licensing fees.I think the pricing is competitive. I think as far as licensing is concerned it's pretty straightforward because it's based on domain. It's just that sometimes domains could be tricky with some customers.So far I use free tier and happy with it. You can subscribe to business package if needed.

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Symantec WAF, Blue Coat Protecting Web Applications
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Overview

Cloudflare is the leading performance and security company helping to build a better Internet. Today the company runs one of the world’s largest networks that powers more than 9 million Internet applications. More than 10 trillion Internet requests flow through Cloudflare’s network each month, accounting for nearly 10% of all Internet requests globally.

Cloudflare protects and accelerates any Internet application online without adding hardware, installing software, or changing a line of code. Internet properties powered by Cloudflare have all web traffic routed through its intelligent global network, which gets smarter with each new site added. As a result, they see significant improvement in performance and a decrease in spam and other attacks.

The Symantec Web Application Firewall (WAF) enables you to secure and accelerate your web applications.

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Trusted by over 9,000,000 Internet Applications and APIs, including Nasdaq, Zendesk, Crunchbase, Steve Madden, OkCupid, Cisco, Quizlet, Discord and more.
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