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Forrester Names Akamai a WAF Leader

New report evaluates the 10 most significant vendors on 33 criteria.

Forrester WAF Wave, Q1 2020

Buyers’ expectations for web application firewalls (WAFs) are on the rise. At Akamai, we’re determined to exceed those expectations. A new market report — The Forrester Wave™: Web Application Firewalls, Q1 2020 — names Akamai a Leader in this critical technology. According to the report...

“In a sea of middling WAF customer references, Akamai stood out among the vendors for its across-the-board positive reviews, with particularly high marks for attack detection, attack response, and internal threat intelligence.”

Forrester Web Application Firewall wave Q1 2020

Interacting with hundreds of millions of IP addresses every day, Akamai brings unmatched threat intelligence into our WAF solution: Kona Site Defender. Akamai customers can be confident that our solutions will keep pace with their evolving app technologies — and new threats that try to breach them.

To see how the 10 most significant vendors stack up on 33 important criteria, read the report today, with our compliments.