Cloudflare is a web performance and security company that provides online services to protect and accelerate websites online. The Company’s online platforms include Cloudflare CDN, which distributes content around the world to speed up websites; Cloudflare optimizer that enables web pages with ad servers and third-party widgets to download Snappy software on mobiles and computers; CloudFlare security, which protects websites from a range of online threats including spam, SQL injection and DDOS; Cloudflare analytics that gives insight into website’s traffic including threats and search engine crawlers; Keyless SSL that allows organizations to keep secure sockets layer keys private; and Cloudflare applications that help its users install web applications on their websites.

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TypePrivate
HQSan Francisco, US
Founded2009
Size (employees)813 (est)+3%
Websitecloudflare.com
CloudFlare was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US
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Key People/Management at CloudFlare

Lee Holloway

Lee Holloway

Co-Founder & Lead Engineer
Michelle Zatlyn

Michelle Zatlyn

Co-Founder and COO
Matthew Prince

Matthew Prince

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Nitin Rao

Nitin Rao

Head of Infrastructure
Dane Knecht

Dane Knecht

Head of Product Strategy
Justin Paine

Justin Paine

Head of Trust & Safety
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CloudFlare Office Locations

CloudFlare has offices in New York, Champaign, San Francisco, London and in 6 other locations
San Francisco, US (HQ)
101 Townsend St
Austin, US
600 Congress Ave
Champaign, US
M2 on Neil Street 301 N Neil St
Washington, US
718 7th St NW
Singapore, SG
120 Robinson Rd
London, GB
25 Lavington St
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CloudFlare Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

CloudFlare's latest funding round in September 2015 was reported to be $108.7 m. In total, CloudFlare has raised $180.8 m. CloudFlare's latest valuation is reported to be $3.2 b.
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CloudFlare Revenue

CloudFlare's revenue was reported to be $100 m in FY, 2017
USD

Revenue (FY, 2017)

100.0m

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

80.0m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

80%

Market valuation

3.2b
USDFY, 2014EFY, 2015EFY, 2017E

Revenue

40.0m100.0m100.0m

Revenue growth, %

150%

Cost of goods sold

10.0m20.0m

Gross profit

30.0m80.0m
USDY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

360.2k
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CloudFlare Operating Metrics

CloudFlare's Customers was reported to be 7 m in Jan, 2018.
Mar, 2016Jun, 2017Jan, 2018

Customers

6 m7 m

Data Centers

115 120

Countries

60
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CloudFlare Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
NeumobNovember 14, 2017
EagerDecember 13, 2016
CryptoSealJune 18, 2014
StopTheHackerFebruary 24, 2014
Jaal
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CloudFlare Online and Social Media Presence

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CloudFlare News and Updates

Cloud Content Delivery Network Market Size, Status and Forecast 2023 | Top Players like Akamai Technologies, CDNetworks, CloudFlare, Limelight Networks, MaxCDN, AT&T, Incapsula, Tata Communications

This report focuses on the top players in global market, like Akamai Technologies, CDNetworks, CloudFlare, Limelight Networks, MaxCDN, AT&T, Incapsula, Tata Communications, Amazon Web Services, Fastly, Rackspace, Ericsson, Google Inc., Level 3 Communications. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us…
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CloudFlare Blogs

Real URLs for AMP Cached Content Using Cloudflare Workers

As Cloudflare Workers matures, we continue to push ourselves to develop and deploy important features using them. Today, we’re excited to announce support for HTTP signed exchanges, generated by Cloudflare Workers!

The rise of multivector DDoS attacks

It's been a while since we last wrote about Layer 3/4 DDoS attacks on this blog. This is a good news - we've been quietly handling the daily onslaught of DDoS attacks. Since our last write-up, a handful of interesting L3/4 attacks have happened. Let's review them.

1 Thing You Can Do To Make Your Internet Safer And Faster

On April 1st, 2018, we announced 1.1.1.1, the fastest public DNS resolver in the world 🚀🚀🚀. Today, we are launching the 1.1.1.1 mobile app to make it incredibly easy to use 1.1.1.1 on your phone.

Cloud Computing without Containers

We have a cloud computing platform called Workers. Unlike essentially every other cloud computing platform I know of, it doesn’t use containers or virtual machines. We believe that is the future of Serverless and cloud computing in general, and I’ll try to convince you why.

Improving RubyDocs with Cloudflare Workers and Workers KV

RubyDocs is an open-source service that generates and hosts “fancy docs for any Ruby project”, most notably for the Ruby language itself and for Rails, the most popular Ruby framework.

Lagos, Nigeria - Cloudflare’s 155th city

At just shy of 200 million, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa (Ethiopia is second and Egypt is third). That’s a lot of people to communicate with the world - and communicate they all do!
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CloudFlare Company Life and Culture

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CloudFlare Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was CloudFlare founded?

    CloudFlare was founded in 2009.

  • Who are CloudFlare key executives?

    CloudFlare's key executives are Lee Holloway, Michelle Zatlyn and Matthew Prince.

  • How many employees does CloudFlare have?

    CloudFlare has 813 employees.

  • What is CloudFlare revenue?

    Latest CloudFlare annual revenue is $100 m.

  • What is CloudFlare revenue per employee?

    Latest CloudFlare revenue per employee is $123 k.

  • Who are CloudFlare competitors?

    Competitors of CloudFlare include Zscaler, Imperva and Akamai.

  • Where is CloudFlare headquarters?

    CloudFlare headquarters is located at 101 Townsend St, San Francisco.

  • Where are CloudFlare offices?

    CloudFlare has offices in New York, Champaign, San Francisco, London and in 6 other locations.

  • How many offices does CloudFlare have?

    CloudFlare has 10 offices.