Industry Analyst Highlights

Learn what leading industry analysts have to say about Cloudflare and our suite of products and solutions.

  • analysts2019 Q4

    Gartner: Critical Capabilities for Cloud Web Application Firewall Services

    Tue, October 29, 2019 

    Cloudflare Receives High Scores from the 2019 Gartner Critical Capabilities for Cloud Web Application Firewalls (WAFs). Cloudflare is in the top 3 vendors in two primary use cases identified by Gartner in their Critical Capabilities for Cloud WAF report.

  • report2019 Q3

    Gartner: Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls

    Tue, September 17, 2019 

    Gartner has named Cloudflare a Challenger in the 2019 “Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls” report, based on Cloudflare’s ability to execute and completeness of vision.

  • white paper2019 Q3

    Forrester Opportunity Snapshot: Internet Applications Don’t Need To Sacrifice Performance for Security

    Thu, July 25, 2019 

    See the results of a commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Cloudflare on trends for cloud network adoption, usage, and challenges for enterprises around the world.

  • webinar2019 Q2

    The Morphing DDoS and Bot Landscape: Featuring Guest Speaker from IDC

    Mon, April 29, 2019 

    Watch this webinar with guest speaker Romain Fouchereau, Manager of the Security Appliance Program, European Systems and Infrastructure Solutions at IDC and Cloudflare, recently named a Leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide DDoS Prevention Solutions 2019 Vendor Assessment.

  • webinar2019 Q2

    Defending Threats Beyond DDoS Attacks: Featuring Guest Speaker from IDC

    Tue, April 16, 2019 

    Watch this webinar with guest speaker Christopher Rodriguez, Research Manager of Cybersecurity Products for IDC and Cloudflare, recently named a Leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide DDoS Prevention Solutions 2019 Vendor Assessment.

  • Trends in DDoS and Bots for 2019: Featuring Guest Speaker from IDC

    Wed, April 3, 2019 

    Join this webinar with guest speaker Cathy Huang, Associate Research Director for IDC’s Asia/Pacific Services Research Group and Cloudflare, recently named a Leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide DDoS Prevention Solutions 2019 Vendor Assessment.

  • report2019 Q1

    IDC MarketScape: Worldwide DDoS Prevention Solutions 2019

    Fri, March 1, 2019 

    Cloudflare has been named a "Leader" in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide DDoS Prevention Solutions 2019 Vendor Assessment.

  • report2018 Q4

    Gartner Critical Capabilities for Cloud Web Application Firewall Services

    Thu, December 6, 2018 

    Cloudflare Receives High Scores from the 2018 Gartner Critical Capabilities for Cloud Web Application Firewalls (WAFs). Cloudflare is in the top 3 vendors in two primary use cases identified by Gartner in their Critical Capabilities for Cloud WAF report.

  • webinar2018 Q4

    The Advent of Serverless Technologies: Featuring Guest Speaker from IDC

    Thu, December 6, 2018 

    Watch this webinar with guest speaker Arnal Dayaratna, Research Director, Software Development for IDC and Cloudflare. In this recorded webinar, Cloudflare and a guest speaker from IDC discuss: the current role of network service providers, challenges facing IT in the current cloud environment, what is serverless and how it’s changing application development landscape, and how Cloudflare is working to help push the boundaries with serverless.

  • IDC: Serverless Computing: Benefits, Trends, and Deployment Models

    Mon, October 1, 2018 

    This IDC Vendor Spotlight examines serverless computing technology, which provides a fully managed deployment environment and encourages a microservices-style architecture that lets developers rapidly deploy applications. The paper also looks at the role of Cloudflare in the market for serverless computing.

  • report2017 Q4

    The Forrester Wave™: DDoS Mitigation Solutions

    Thu, December 7, 2017 

    Forrester Research, Inc. evaluated 11 DDoS mitigation providers based on current offering, strategy, and market presence in the DDoS market. In the report, “The Forrester Wave™: DDoS Mitigation Solutions, Q4 2017”, Cloudflare was recognized as a leader and given the highest possible scores in 15 criteria.