Cloudflare named a Leader of DDoS Mitigation Solutions in Forrester Wave™ Report

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, including:

  • Length of Implementation
  • Layer 3 and 4 Attacks
  • DNS Attack Mitigation
  • Multi-Vector Attacks
  • Mitigation Capacity
  • Pricing Model

According to Forrester:

  • “Cloudflare customers rated it highly for its ability to mitigate layer 3 and 4 attacks as well as DNS attacks and new attack types.”
  • “Cloudflare has a large global footprint, with coverage in all four geographies.”
  • “Enterprises that need a more automated, hands-off approach to DDoS mitigation or want to combine multiple services should consider Cloudflare.”

Download this report to learn more about:

  • Key trends and market shifts in the DDoS landscape
  • Attack types defended, response tactics, and detection tactics by provider
  • Global presence of providers

Source: Forrester Wave™: DDoS Mitigation Solutions, Q4 2017, Forrester Research, Inc., December 7, 2017

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