The Silicon Review
Your website, APIs, and applications are your key channels for doing business with your customers and suppliers. As more and more shifts online, ensuring these resources are secure, performant, and reliable is a business imperative. It originally conceived as a communications network for humanity during a crisis, it's come a long way since then. But at this moment, it's being put to use for that original purpose. Around the world, thousands of network engineers, technicians, and system administrators are working tirelessly to keep this system functioning for the rest of us. They're grappling with greater network demands, a rapid acceleration in remote work, and a growing risk of cyber threats. They persevere so that the Internet continues to be secure, fast, and reliable.
Cloudflare, Inc is one such firm that is on a mission to help build a better Internet. Cloudflare internet 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 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.
Cloudflare secures and ensures the reliability of your external-facing resources such as websites, APIs, and applications. It protects your internal resources such as behind-the-firewall applications, teams, and devices. And it is your platform for developing globally scalable applications.
Most Reliable solutions and products offered by Cloudflare
Cloudflare for Teams
Behind-the-firewall applications and devices are foundational to the work of your internal teams. The recent surge in remote work is testing the limits of many organizations' VPN and other hardware solutions. Cloudflare for Teams has everything your team members need to securely work on corporate applications from any location or device without a VPN.
The traditional model of building cloud applications requires you to set up containers and deploy them to zones. You write the code, and the company handles the rest. With serverless functions, storage at the edge, and instant static sites, you can build your applications directly onto Cloudflare's network.
It helps to secure access to internal applications without a VPN. Building a fence around your internal applications no longer works for your global team. Cloudflare Access replaces corporate VPN clients by putting Cloudflare's global edge network in front of your internal applications.
Striking features of Cloudflare Access:
It helps to secure users, devices, and networks on the open Internet. Your team members need to connect to the Internet to do their jobs, but existing solutions try to keep them safe by forcing the Internet through legacy hardware. Cloudflare Gateway delivers comprehensive security to teams on the Internet, and the data you keep, all without compromising performance.
Striking features of Cloudflare Gateway:
The Internet is more than the web. It comprises many other TCP/ UDP applications that have the same fundamental needs as web services – speed, security, and reliability. Cloudflare Spectrum is a reverse proxy product that extends the benefits of Cloudflare to all TCP/UDP applications.
Cloudflare Stream is an easy-to-use, affordable, on-demand video streaming platform. Stream seamlessly integrates video storage, encoding, and a customizable player with Cloudflare's fast, secure, and reliable global network, so that you can spend less time managing video delivery and more time building and promoting your product.
Cloudflare for eCommerce
Retailers and brands are leveraging their eCommerce channels to drive revenues and increase store profitability. Cloudflare provides a host of solutions to improve the security and performance of any self-hosted eCommerce site.
Advanced DDoS Protection
Fast, globally distributed, and intelligent protection against sophisticated DDoS attacks. Protect your Internet properties with a cloud-based, always-on DDoS protection, powered by the intelligence harnessed from Cloudflare's always learning global network.
Meet the formidable leader
Matthew is the Co-founder and also serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Cloudflare, Inc.