CloudFlare vs. MaxCDN vs. EdgeCast



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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 EdgeCast?

EdgeCast is a content delivery network (CDN) that helps companies accelerate and deliver static and dynamic content to end users around the world. Major customers include Yahoo!, Tumblr, Pinterest, Wordpress, and Imgur. The company has about 4,500 customers (as of June 2012) and carries about 5% of the world’s internet traffic.

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Pros

Why do developers choose CloudFlare?
Why do you like CloudFlare?

Why do developers choose MaxCDN?
Why do you like MaxCDN?

Why do developers choose EdgeCast?
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Cons

What are the cons of using CloudFlare?
Downsides of CloudFlare?

What are the cons of using MaxCDN?
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What are the cons of using EdgeCast?
No Cons submitted yet for EdgeCast
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Pricing

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

Companies

What companies use CloudFlare?
2495 companies on StackShare use CloudFlare
What companies use MaxCDN?
1023 companies on StackShare use MaxCDN
What companies use EdgeCast?
34 companies on StackShare use EdgeCast

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
No integrations listed yet

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

  • Amazon CloudFront - Content delivery with low latency and high data transfer speeds
  • Fastly - We're redefining content delivery.
  • Akamai - The leading platform for cloud, mobile, media and security across any device, anywhere.
  • Incapsula - Cloud-based service that makes websites safer, faster and more reliable.

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