AWS WAF vs Incapsula: What are the differences?
Developers describe AWS WAF as "Control which traffic to allow or block to your web application by defining customizable web security rules". AWS WAF is a web application firewall that helps protect your web applications from common web exploits that could affect application availability, compromise security, or consume excessive resources. On the other hand, Incapsula is detailed as "Cloud-based service that makes websites safer, faster and more reliable". Through an application-aware, global content delivery network (CDN), Incapsula provides any website and web application with best-of-breed security, DDoS protection, load balancing and failover solutions.
AWS WAF and Incapsula are primarily classified as "Security" and "Content Delivery Network" tools respectively.
According to the StackShare community, Incapsula has a broader approval, being mentioned in 98 company stacks & 6 developers stacks; compared to AWS WAF, which is listed in 14 company stacks and 6 developer stacks.