CloudFlare vs. MaxCDN vs. Akamai



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Description

What is CloudFlare?

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

What is MaxCDN?

The MaxCDN Content Delivery Network efficiently delivers your site’s static file through hundreds of servers instead of slogging through a single host. This "smart route" technology distributes your content to your visitors via the city closest to them.

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.

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Pros

Why do developers choose CloudFlare?
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Why do developers choose MaxCDN?
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Why do developers choose Akamai?
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Cons

What are the cons of using CloudFlare?
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What are the cons of using MaxCDN?
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What are the cons of using Akamai?
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Pricing

How much does CloudFlare cost?
CloudFlare Pricing
How much does MaxCDN cost?
MaxCDN Pricing
How much does Akamai cost?

Companies

What companies use CloudFlare?
2585 companies on StackShare use CloudFlare
What companies use MaxCDN?
1025 companies on StackShare use MaxCDN
What companies use Akamai?
101 companies on StackShare use Akamai

Integrations

What tools integrate with CloudFlare?
21 tools on StackShare integrate with CloudFlare
What tools integrate with MaxCDN?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with MaxCDN
What tools integrate with Akamai?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Akamai

What are some alternatives to CloudFlare, MaxCDN, and Akamai?

  • Amazon CloudFront - Content delivery with low latency and high data transfer speeds
  • Fastly - We're redefining content delivery.
  • KeyCDN - A CDN crafted with ease and simplicity in mind - speed up your website.
  • Incapsula - Cloud-based service that makes websites safer, faster and more reliable.

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