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Real User
Systems Administrator at a financial services firm with 501-1,000 employees
Aug 31 2016

What is most valuable?

The added security is the biggest bonus feature, as our websites are not usually under extreme load but do have highly sensitive data. A good WAF can be difficult enough to configure even without many of the advanced security features that... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Our audit experience is made much more simple due to having this solution. It is an answer to many security issues. We have all of the same sites available and audited internally. This extra layer of security helps with the external... more»

What needs improvement?

The API is lackluster but especially for 'customers'. The only thing we wanted to use the API for was only available to resellers.
Cloudflare
Real User
Online Marketing & Development Manager at a engineering company with 501-1,000 employees
Jan 15 2017

What is most valuable?

DNS Management is the most valuable feature of the product on the free plan, and the CDN options are robust on the business plan.

How has it helped my organization?

It offers single-point DNS management for all of the company’s domains that might be registered with different registrars. Refreshing the site cache is very fast and easy, and the developers mode is also a great feature.

What needs improvement?

With CDN loads, sometimes we get an error that the host server is unavailable when the connection between CloudFlare and the server timed out. But now, we get the always online page, so the customer hardly notices a problem.
Akamai
User
Project Manager with 5,001-10,000 employees
Jun 26 2018

What do you think of Akamai?

Primary Use Case We use Akamai services to handle the overflow of our own CDN on international deliveries of our own content. • Improvements to My Organization It is complementary used because the reach of our company is solely accountable for the Southern Cone, and a node in the US. • Valuable Features The worldwide reach of the Akamai CDN is one of the key values of this CDN and the agreements worldwide that they keep running. • Room for Improvement Local connectivity would be great linked to our own telecom/Cablevision CDN, as we are a key player for Internet access in Argentina for final users of mobile, DSL, cable, and FTTH users.  • Use of Solution One to three years.

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