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1st
out of 30 in CDN
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19,676
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17,033
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6
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1,706
Comparisons
1,628
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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.

Windows Azure Content Delivery Network (CDN) caches static web content at strategically placed locations to provide maximum throughput for delivering content to users. The CDN offers developers a global solution for delivering high-bandwidth content by caching the content at physical nodes across the world.
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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.NORAD, Agreeya Mobility
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Energy/Utilities Company15%
Marketing Services Firm15%
Engineering Company15%
Financial Services Firm15%
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Computer Software Company27%
Comms Service Provider24%
Media Company8%
Financial Services Firm5%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company27%
Comms Service Provider21%
Media Company9%
Educational Organization8%
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Small Business66%
Midsize Enterprise19%
Large Enterprise16%
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Small Business35%
Midsize Enterprise12%
Large Enterprise54%
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Find out what your peers are saying about Cloudflare vs. Windows Azure CDN and other solutions. Updated: January 2021.
456,812 professionals have used our research since 2012.

Cloudflare is ranked 1st in CDN with 6 reviews while Windows Azure CDN is ranked 11th in CDN. Cloudflare is rated 8.0, while Windows Azure CDN is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Cloudflare writes "Robust, secure and innovative; technical support needs to be improved". On the other hand, Cloudflare is most compared with Imperva Incapsula, Microsoft Azure Application Gateway, Akamai, Arbor DDoS and F5 BIG-IP, whereas Windows Azure CDN is most compared with Amazon CloudFront, Akamai, Fastly, Verizon EdgeCast and AWS Global Accelerator.

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