What is CloudFlare?
CloudFlare protects and accelerates any website online. Once your website is a part of the CloudFlare community, its web traffic is routed through our global smart grid.
Automatically optimize the delivery of their web pages so visitors get the fastest load times and best performance. We also block threats and limit abusive bots and crawlers lose their bandwidth and server resources. The result: CloudFlare-powered websites see a significant improvement in performance and a decrease of spam and other attacks.
CloudFlare system gets faster and smarter as our user community grows larger. We have designed the system to scale with our goal in mind: to help and protect the entire Internet.
CloudFlare can be used by anyone with a website and their own domain, regardless of your preference on the platform. From start to finish, installation is most website owners less than 5 minutes. Adding their web site requires only a simple change in the configuration of DNS for your domain. No hardware or software to install or maintain, and there is no need to change any existing code of your site. If you're ever unhappy CloudFlare can turn out as easily as it went on. Our basic service is free and offer improved for websites that need extra features like real-time reporting or SSL services.
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CloudFlare designed its CDN (Content Delivery Network) without the legacy of the past 15 years. its patented technology takes advantage of recent changes in hardware, web server technology and network routing. In other words, we built the next generation CDN. The result is a CDN that is easier to configure, more affordable, and performs better than any legacy CDN you've tried before.
We build our hardware from scratch, which means that we choose the hardware components to the chip level. Our proprietary software allows us to process millions of requests per second efficiently. We run our own network, we chose the exact location of our edge nodes-the most strategic points on the Internet. This is essential to ensure that visitors get quicker and better performance load.
CloudFlare Makes Your Site Faster.
CloudFlare operates 26 data centers worldwide. Our CDN automatically caches static files in our edge nodes so these files are stored near their visitors while delivering dynamic content directly from your web server. CloudFlare then uses a technology called Anycast to direct visitors to the nearest data centers. The result is that your site, on average, twice as fast loading for your visitors, regardless of where they are.
On average, a website on CloudFlare loads twice as fast for your visitors, sees 65% fewer requests and saves 60% of bandwidth. You will be able to see the benefits of accurate speed and savings with your personalized CloudFlare analytics report for your site.
They never charge for bandwidth.
CloudFlare will never be charged for the use of bandwidth. We believe if your site suddenly gets popular or suffers an attack, you should not have to fear your bandwidth bill. CloudFlare charges a fixed plan, based on functionality fee.
No configuration required.
You do not have to spend time designate which files cache. CloudFlare cache technology generates for you based on your traffic and objects on your site are safe to serve from the edge.
It works with static and dynamic content.
Rules page give you detailed control of CloudFlare on each page of your site. You can enable full HTML caching storage, individually customize CloudFlare's features on a page by page basis or enable edge network forwarding to improve page delivery even further.
If the server ever goes offline, CloudFlare will serve a limited copy of your cached website to keep it online for its visitors. CloudFlare builds the Always Online ™ version of your website, so the most popular pages are represented.
Protects against traffic increases.
If you get an increase in traffic, CloudFlare CDN will absorb the effect until the server remains online. On average, you will see 65% fewer applications servers and Save 60% of your bandwidth, even with CloudFlare Free plan.
Make your site available to visitors IPv6 networks with the click of a button. No need to rush to improve its infrastructure. Keep your IPv4 infrastructure until you're ready, let's make it look like the world is running a modern dual stack.
With CloudFlare's distributed network, if there is a problem in one of the data centers, visitors from other data centers are not affected. If the problem persists, the system can easily redirect visitors to the next closest data center. The end result is a seamless experience for your visitors. Check out their map Network for more information about the reliability and uptime guarantees CloudFlare activity visit our company page.
It works with other CDN.
If you are already using a CDN, CloudFlare works as a complement. You have the option to route traffic through CDN CloudFlare first (saving you bandwidth and money) or go completely to traffic CloudFlare CDN.
How can you offer a free service CloudFlare ?
CloudFlare believes that every website should be fast. With CloudFlare technology, they have been able to build a CDN that is available for any website online. From the beginning, an worked to minimize the costs of compliance of each byte. Wherever possible, they use their own systems which are custom designed for this purpose. Buy bandwidth through the wholesale market, which means they are paying for the size of our pipe, not every byte we serve through it. Also interconnect with other networks whenever possible in order to eliminate the cost of bandwidth as close to zero as possible. We never charge for bandwidth and commitment to always offer a free version of CloudFlare with the feature set, at least today. CloudFlare offers additional plans and services they offer better services at reasonable prices. We hope you like the service and choose to upgrade.
Web content optimization.
Web performance is not just about moving static files closer to visitors, it is also about ensuring that every page renders as fast and efficiently as possible from any device to a visitor navigates from. CloudFlare users can choose any combination of these features optimizing web content to have a performance to the next level.
Automatically optimizes your pages to minimize the number of network connections and ensure even third party resources that page rendering is not slow.
Easy on and off.
Each of the many CloudFlare Optimizer services is easy to turn on or off. Want to try one of the services? It is a click to select. Do you want to make one? It is a simple click.
There is nothing to install.
CloudFlare Optimizer is available without any hardware, software or code changes. With a simple DNS change, you can be up and running in five minutes.
Asynchronous load resources.
Optimize your HTML code, so do as quickly as possible without waiting for slow scripts like widgets or advertising. Your web pages will feel much snappier.
Every browser works a bit differently, either Internet Explorer on a PC or Safari on an iPhone. Browser optimization automatically adjusts the way content access to the site to maximize speed without affecting the appearance of the page or other ships based on the particular device.
Making a website half as big is as good as making the network twice as fast. Hardware optimized lossless compression reduces the size of all your resources and delivers them compressed even through lazy firewalls that incorrectly claim browsers do not support GZIP.
Caching local storage.
Uses local storage on modern browsers and mobile devices to intelligently cache to store the objects needed to do better place.
Cache header optimization.
Automatically adjusts the cache header instructions for caching browsers resources from place to minimize the need for new applications correctly.
CloudFlare leverages the expertise of a diverse community of Web sites to promote a new type of security service. Online threats ranging from nuisances like comment spam and excessive bot crawling to malicious attacks such as SQL injection and Denial of Service (DOS). CloudFlare provides security protection against these types of threats and more to keep your insurance website.
Automatic learning of new attacks.
CloudFlare's technology automatically detects new attacks that occur against any website on your network. Once CloudFlare identifies that a new attack, CloudFlare starts to block the attack, both for the particular site and the entire community. This also means time is on CloudFlare, the better the protection becomes. See a customer case study blog CloudFlare.
Forget the confusing control panels most security products. With CloudFlare, simply choose the security settings of your website. You can choose from I'm under attack !, High, Medium, Low and Off essence. Provide the full armor defense, or leave only the worst threats. Behind the scenes, our systems learn about your site and automatically protection.
Reports and data threats.
CloudFlare shows you the list of threats that have been left to reach your website. You can sort and see threats by type, country of origin, and gravity. CloudFlare protects against a variety of threats: site scripting, SQL injection, comment spam, excessive bot crawling, email harvesters, and more.
Automatically performs a browser integrity check for all requests to your website by evaluating the HTTP headers for threat signatures. If there is a threat signatures, the request is denied.
CloudFlare uses threat data from a variety of sources to build a reputation of all online visitors. Security settings you want for your site and then CloudFlare's network stops threats before they reach your website is established. Reputation-based security provides a first line of defense for your website.
Block List Trust List.
In addition to automatic detection of CloudFlare, you can easily add an IP address, IP ranges or entire countries to their confidence and the block list.
The resources of bandwidth and server Saved.
To stop threats before they reach your website to save bandwidth and resources. The server is also released to serve your legitimate traffic optimally.
Protect SSH / Telnet / FTP ports.
Add a layer of protection to ports such as SSH, FTP and Telnet by disabling them for your root domain. Continue to access them from a subdomain of your choice.
CloudFlare uses the collective intelligence of the community to become more intelligent. CloudFlare network learns from each new attack and then shares that information with the rest of the CloudFlare community. What this means is that, since CloudFlare continually learns, everywhere, regardless of size, makes the system more intelligent.
Breaking the cycle of malware.
The websites are entitled to inform visitors with compromised computers so these visitors can take steps to clean the malware infection.