An overview of what CDN is and why you need CDN services, how it will help you with your business. CDN basically means Content Delivery Network or Content Distribution Network. It works by engaging to alternative server nodes in different continents for users to download the resouce content. Furthermore these nodes are spread globally and is being dictated to route to the customers nearest geographic placement. Thus, securing a faster response and download time of content due to reduction of latency.
Don’t really understand? CDN might be your solution for speed improvements but do you really need CDN? It is highly significant that customers understand the influence of CDN delivery.
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|Globally load balanced content delivery network (CDN)|
|Automatic static content caching|
|IPv6 compatibility and gateway|
|Always Online™||Crawled weekly||Crawled every 3 days||Crawled daily|
|Global Anycast DNS|
|Polish & Mirage image optimization|
|Railgun™ origin network optimizer|
|Client maximum upload size||100 MB||100 MB||200 MB|
|Reputation-based threat protection|
|Comment spam protection|
|Content scraping protection|
|Block visitors by IP range|
|Deploy collective intelligence to identify new threats|
|Notify visitors on how to clean their infected machine|
|Basic DDoS protection|
|Certificate type||CloudFlare-issued||CloudFlare-issued||CloudFlare-issued or custom|
|Activation time||Up to 24 hours||Instant||Instant|
|Browser support||Most modern browsers||All browsers||All browsers|
|Web application firewall (WAF), with built-in CloudFlare rule set|
|OWASP ModSecurity Core Rule Set|
|3rd Party WAF rule sets (optional fee may apply)|
|Custom WAF rule support||Up to 25|
|Advanced DDoS protection – layer 3 and 4|
|Advanced DDoS protection – layer 7|
|Advanced DDoS support|
|Easy activation of web services|
|Exclusive CloudFlare apps|
|Service level agreement||100% uptime guarantee|