Akamai vs CloudFlare vs Fastly

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Akamai

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Pros of Akamai
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      Easy setup, great cdn
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      Free ssl
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      Easy setup
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      Security
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      Ssl
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      Great cdn
    • 76
      Optimizer
    • 68
      Simple
    • 43
      Great UI
    • 26
      Great js cdn
    • 11
      DNS Analytics
    • 11
      AutoMinify
    • 11
      Apps
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      Rocket Loader
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      Easy
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      IPv6 "One Click"
    • 5
      DNSSEC
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      API
    • 5
      Cheapest SSL
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      Amazing performance
    • 4
      Ipv6
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      Fantastic CDN service
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      SPDY
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      Free and reliable, Faster then anyone else
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      Asynchronous resource loading
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      HTTP/2 Support
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      Free GeoIP
    • 3
      Nice DNS
    • 3
      Performance
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      Easy Use
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      Global Load Balancing
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      SSHFP
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      Maker
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      Real-time updates
    • 23
      Fastest CDN
    • 19
      Great support
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      Powerful API
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      Great customer support
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      Custom VCL
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      Instant Purging
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      Tag-based Purging
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      Good pricing
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      HTTP/2 Support
    • 3
      Best CDN
    • 3
      Image processing on demande (Fastly IO)
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      Speed & functionality

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    Cons of Akamai
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        No support for SSHFP records
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        Minimum $50/mo spend

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      What is Akamai?

      If you've ever shopped online, downloaded music, watched a web video or connected to work remotely, you've probably used Akamai's cloud platform. Akamai helps businesses connect the hyperconnected, empowering them to transform and reinvent their business online. We remove the complexities of technology, so you can focus on driving your business faster forward.

      What is CloudFlare?

      Cloudflare speeds up and protects millions of websites, APIs, SaaS services, and other properties connected to the Internet.

      What is Fastly?

      Fastly's real-time content delivery network gives you total control over your content, unprecedented access to performance analytics, and the ability to instantly update content in 150 milliseconds.

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      What are some alternatives to Akamai, CloudFlare, and Fastly?
      Google Cloud CDN
      Google Cloud CDN leverages Google's globally distributed edge caches to accelerate content delivery for websites and applications served out of Google Compute Engine. Cloud CDN lowers network latency, offloads origins, and reduces serving costs. Once you've set up HTTP(S) Load Balancing, simply enable Cloud CDN with a single checkbox.
      Apigee
      API management, design, analytics, and security are at the heart of modern digital architecture. The Apigee intelligent API platform is a complete solution for moving business to the digital world.
      Imperva
      It provides complete cyber security by protecting what really matters most—your data and applications—whether on-premises or in the cloud.
      F5
      It powers apps from development through their entire life cycle, so our customers can deliver differentiated, high-performing, and secure digital experiences.
      Zscaler
      It is a global cloud-based information security company that provides Internet security, web security, firewalls, sandboxing, SSL inspection, antivirus, vulnerability management and granular control of user activity in cloud computing, mobile and Internet of things environments.
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