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    There are key things that are used for our enterprise customers, such as Lambda and DNS.
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    Overview

    Cloudflare is the leading performance and security company helping to build a better Internet. Today the company runs one of the world’s largest networks that powers more than 9 million Internet applications. More than 10 trillion Internet requests flow through Cloudflare’s network each month, accounting for nearly 10% of all Internet requests globally.

    Cloudflare protects and accelerates any Internet application online without adding hardware, installing software, or changing a line of code. Internet properties powered by Cloudflare have all web traffic routed through its intelligent global network, which gets smarter with each new site added. As a result, they see significant improvement in performance and a decrease in spam and other attacks.

    Kentik's AIOps Network Traffic Intelligence platform unifies network operations, performance, security, and business intelligence. 

    With a purpose-built big data engine delivered as public or private SaaS, Kentik captures a high-resolution view of actual network traffic data and enriches it with critical application and business data, so every network event or analysis can be tied to revenue & costs, customer & user experience, performance & risk.

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    Trusted by over 9,000,000 Internet Applications and APIs, including Nasdaq, Zendesk, Crunchbase, Steve Madden, OkCupid, Cisco, Quizlet, Discord and more.
    Pandora, Yelp, Neustar, Box, University of Washington, Zoom, Tata, and Cogent. 
    Top Industries
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    Energy/Utilities Company14%
    Marketing Services Firm14%
    Engineering Company14%
    Financial Services Firm14%
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    Computer Software Company26%
    Comms Service Provider26%
    Financial Services Firm6%
    Media Company5%
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    Comms Service Provider43%
    University14%
    Computer Software Company14%
    Music Company14%
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    Comms Service Provider28%
    Computer Software Company24%
    Financial Services Firm7%
    Government5%
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    Small Business68%
    Midsize Enterprise16%
    Large Enterprise16%
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    Small Business39%
    Midsize Enterprise7%
    Large Enterprise54%
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    Small Business9%
    Midsize Enterprise18%
    Large Enterprise73%
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    Cloudflare is ranked 3rd in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection with 8 reviews while Kentik is ranked 20th in Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Protection. Cloudflare is rated 8.2, while Kentik is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Cloudflare writes "Robust, secure and innovative; technical support needs to be improved". On the other hand, Cloudflare is most compared with Imperva Incapsula, Microsoft Azure Application Gateway, Azure Front Door, Palo Alto Networks WildFire and AWS WAF, whereas Kentik is most compared with ThousandEyes, Arbor DDoS, SolarWinds NPM, Zabbix and Plixer Scrutinizer.

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