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Top Answer: Fastly uses configuration versioning, where you can deploy a new version in less than one minute.
Top Answer: In my opinion, Fastly is priced competitively.
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5th
out of 30 in CDN
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Rating
9.0
15th
out of 30 in CDN
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501
Comparisons
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Also Known As
CenturyLink CDN, Level 3 CDN, CenturyLink DDoS Mitigation
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Overview
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.

Our content delivery platform empowers you to succeed by leveraging the CenturyLink network’s scalability, global footprint and proven customer service. CenturyLink is trusted by many of the biggest names in media to deliver their content to global customers every day.

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Twitter, 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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VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company26%
Comms Service Provider23%
Media Company7%
Government6%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company25%
Comms Service Provider21%
Educational Organization9%
Insurance Company6%
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Fastly is ranked 5th in CDN with 1 review while Lumen Content Delivery Network is ranked 15th in CDN. Fastly is rated 9.0, while Lumen Content Delivery Network is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Fastly writes "Good performance, powerful configuration capability, and helpful real-time graphics". On the other hand, Fastly is most compared with Cloudflare, AWS WAF, Akamai, Cloudflare Web Application Firewall and Windows Azure CDN, whereas Lumen Content Delivery Network is most compared with Akamai, Cloudflare, Amazon CloudFront, StackPath CDN and Imperva Incapsula.

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