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    This solution is the best option for us because we use a lot of Microsoft products. So, it is easy for us to deploy or integrate any features or products.
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    You can test it for a certain period of time free of charge. You can have a free account. You can test it to compare its pros and cons with other products that you are testing. We are an educational… more »
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    Sometimes, it is hard for our staff to keep track of changes (in the GUI) between different projects, because there are constant changes. As a result, it is hard to manage, recall, and see all the… more »
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    Overview

    AWS Shield is a managed Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) protection service that safeguards applications running on AWS. AWS Shield provides always-on detection and automatic inline mitigations that minimize application downtime and latency, so there is no need to engage AWS Support to benefit from DDoS protection.

    Azure DDoS Protection, combined with application design best practices, provides defense against DDoS attacks.

    To learn more about our solution, ask questions, and share feedback, join our Microsoft Security, Compliance and Identity Community.

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    netflix, dow jones, mapbox, pearson, rovio, youview, moviestar planet, asurion, payplug, hour of code
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    Computer Software Company27%
    Comms Service Provider17%
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    Comms Service Provider20%
    Insurance Company8%
    Financial Services Firm6%
    Find out what your peers are saying about NETSCOUT, Imperva, Cloudflare and others in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection. Updated: January 2022.
    564,643 professionals have used our research since 2012.

    AWS Shield is ranked 23rd in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection while Azure DDoS Protection is ranked 16th in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection with 1 review. AWS Shield is rated 0.0, while Azure DDoS Protection is rated 7.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Azure DDoS Protection writes "Good support and integration with other Microsoft products, but it can be hard to keep track of changes in the GUI". AWS Shield is most compared with Cloudflare, Akamai Kona Site Defender, Arbor DDoS, Akamai Prolexic Routed and Cloudflare DDoS, whereas Azure DDoS Protection is most compared with Cloudflare, Akamai Kona Site Defender, Arbor DDoS, Akamai Prolexic Routed and Fortinet FortiDDoS.

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