With Kentik and Cloudflare Magic Transit
Detecting and mitigating DDoS attacks on your networks with precision and speed is key to ensuring business continuity.
Protect your networks with a joint solution powered by enterprise-class DDoS mitigation from Cloudflare and high precision DDoS detection from Kentik.
For a limited time, get Cloudflare Magic Transit with Kentik Network Intelligence Platform at no cost for up to 4 months. Terms and conditions apply.
What is the Kentik service?
Kentik is the world’s most powerful network analytics and monitoring platform. As a massively scalable datastore in an easy-to-onboard SaaS, Kentik correlates scores of key data points about your network traffic flows from both data centers and cloud providers and delivers actionable real-time insights into current status and trends. Our intuitive portal provides ready-made views of current activity, workflows targeted for common use cases, and power tools that let you drill down into every detail of your network traffic. Kentik gives you the comprehensive picture you need — both real-time and historical — to answer key operational questions in areas including network performance, system utilization and capacity, and DDoS attacks, as well as providing business intelligence such as peering opportunities and potential cost savings.
What is Cloudflare Magic Transit?
Cloudflare Magic Transit protects entire IP subnets from DDoS attacks, while also accelerating network traffic. It uses Cloudflare’s global network to mitigate attacks, employing two fundamental networking protocols, BGP and GRE, for routing and encapsulation.
All your network assets can be safeguarded, whether on-premises or in private or public hosted cloud environments.
What is included from Kentik in this offer?
This offer includes the following:
What is included from Cloudflare in this offer?
The offer includes:
What is the duration of the joint offer?
The complimentary trial subscription to Kentik services runs for four (4) months from the date of registration. Registration must be complete by December 31st, 2020.
When does access to Kentik start?
Access to Kentik starts immediately upon successful registration, which includes onboarding at least one data source (network device or cloud provider). If you need help with onboarding, please reach out to us at email@example.com.
Within a day or two of sign-up, your primary points of contact (relationship managers) will reach out to you by email to introduce themselves and offer any additional help needed to get you up to speed.
Note: We don’t currently anticipate the need for a queueing system, but if demand for this offer requires us to establish a queue we will announce details at that time.
How can I start using Magic Transit?
To take advantage of this promotion, you must purchase Magic Transit from Cloudflare by December 31st, 2020. You must agree to Cloudflare’s standard Enterprise Subscription Agreement and to a 12-month minimum term following the expiration of your free 120 days as offered in the solution. Upon signing Cloudflare’s standard enterprise subscription the earliest date at which you can terminate your contract with no fee is within 120-days upon signing. The no-charge period cannot exceed more than 120-days. Bandwidth and other usage limits apply and will be assessed by the Cloudflare Account team.
How many users in my organization will be able to use Kentik?
Kentik supports unlimited users per customer.
What happens when the complimentary trial period expires?
Upon expiration of your complimentary trial period you may, at your option, subscribe to the Kentik service. If you’re interested we’ll work with you to structure a package that meets your needs.
How do I send data to Kentik?
Kentik stores your network data in the massively scalable Kentik Data Engine (KDE) data store. Data from your devices (flow data, BGP, SNMP, etc.) and clouds (flow logs) is correlated along with other relevant information (e.g. GeoIP, DNS, threat feeds, etc.) into timestamped flow records. Data may come to KDE from any of the following sources:
How long does it take to set up Kentik?
Initial registration and setup of a single data source should take less than 30 minutes. Additional data sources can then be registered in a few minutes each.
What should I do if I need help with set up, or other support?
Kentik's trial customers receive the same excellent support as other customers:
Where can I obtain security and compliance information about the Kentik Platform?
Kentik takes extremely seriously the security of the data collected for, sent to, and ingested by our data platform. Information regarding security, compliance and certification, data protection and segregation, access and identity management, and privacy questions are available in the Kentik Knowledge Base.
Who is eligible for Kentik’s trial offer?
The Kentik trial part of this offer is not available to current Kentik customers.
When does access to Kentik end?
Upon the end of the Kentik’s 120 days trial period, access to Kentik will be automatically terminated.