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CloudFlare's top competitors include NGINX, Limelight Networks, N7 - The Nitrogen Platform, Dyn, Akamai, Imperva and Zscaler.
CloudFlare
CloudFlare
CloudFlare is a company operating a cloud platform that delivers network services to businesses.
NGINX
NGINX
NGINX is a technology company providing open-source software for developing and delivering modern applications.
Limelight Networks
Limelight Networks
Limelight Networks is a company that provides global Content Delivery Network services that enable organizations to deliver their digital content to any device.
N7 - The Nitrogen Platform
N7 - The Nitrogen Platform
N7 - The Nitrogen Platform is an omni-channel performance optimizer developed exclusively for digital retailers.
Dyn
Dyn
Dyn offers traffic management, message management, and performance assurance solutions to enhance internet performance.
Akamai
Akamai
Akamai Technologies is a company providing solutions for securing, delivering, and optimizing content and business applications over the Internet.
Imperva
Imperva
Imperva is a provider of cybersecurity solutions that protect business-critical data and applications.
Zscaler
Zscaler
Zscaler (formerly known as SafeChannel) is a company operating a cloud security platform.
Founding Date
Founding Date
2009
Founding Date
2011
Founding Date
2014
Founding Date
2016
Founding Date
2001
Founding Date
1998
Founding Date
2002
Founding Date
2007
Type
Type
Public
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Public
Type
Private
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Public
Type
Private
Type
Public
Tags
Locations
Locations
San Francisco, US HQ
Sydney, AU
Vancouver, CA
Beijing, CN
Paris, FR
München, DE
Minato City, JP
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Locations
San Francisco, US HQ
North Sydney, AU
Sydney, AU
Cork, IE
Minato City, JP
Moscow, RU
Singapore, SG
Locations
Scottsdale, US HQ
Kitchener, CA
Guangzhou Shi, CN
Neuilly Sur Seine, FR
Bengaluru, IN
Ramat Gan, IL
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Locations
Swindon, GB HQ
Bengaluru, IN
Gurugram, IN
Hyderabad, IN
Kondapur, IN
Mumbai, IN
Mumbai, IN
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Locations
Manchester, US HQ
Nashua, US
Locations
Cambridge, US HQ
Buenos Aires, AR
Vicente López, AR
Melbourne, AU
North Sydney, AU
São Paulo, BR
Tamboré, BR
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Locations
San Mateo, US HQ
Melbourne, AU
Sydney, AU
Vancouver, CA
Shanghai, CN
Courbevoie, FR
München, DE
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Locations
San Jose, US HQ
Melbourne, AU
Sydney, AU
Burnaby, CA
Courbevoie, FR
Frankfurt Am Main, DE
München, DE
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Employees
Employees
1,69711% increase
Employees
2222% increase
Employees
6108% increase
Employees
50
Employees
1133% increase
Employees
8,1553% increase
Employees
1,4671% increase
Employees
2,02036% increase
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
29.2 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
400.9 m
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
19.3 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
28.5 b
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
118.7 k
Twitter followers
79 k
Twitter followers
44
Twitter followers
N/A
Twitter followers
20.1 k
Twitter followers
112.3 k
Twitter followers
90.5 k
Twitter followers
10.5 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
91
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
44
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
106
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
140
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
60
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
27.1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
4.9
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
3.8
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
3.3
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
98.9%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
97.73%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
99.06%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
94.29%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
91.67%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
852
Alexa Website Rank
11969
Alexa Website Rank
61188
Alexa Website Rank
288771
Alexa Website Rank
34269
Alexa Website Rank
7603
Alexa Website Rank
24704
Alexa Website Rank
29566
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
4.1
Employee Rating
4.2
Employee Rating
3.3
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
3.1
Employee Rating
4.4
Employee Rating
3.8
Employee Rating
4.7

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$431.1m (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
$230.2m (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
$77.4m (Y, 2015)
Revenue (est.)
$3.2b (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$321.7m (FY, 2017)
Revenue (est.)
$431.3m (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
$101.1m (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
$147.1m (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
$1.1b (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
$64m (FY, 2017)
Cost of goods
$95.7m (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
Gross profit
$330m (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
$83.1m (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
$2.1b (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
$257.8m (FY, 2017)
Gross profit
$335.5m (FY, 2020)
Net income
Net income
($119.4m) (FY, 2020)
Net income
N/A
Net income
($19.3m) (FY, 2020)
Net income
N/A
Net income
N/A
Net income
$557.1m (FY, 2020)
Net income
$22.9m (FY, 2017)
Net income
($115.1m) (FY, 2020)

Operating

Channel Partners
Channel Partners
N/A
Channel Partners
N/A
Channel Partners
N/A
Channel Partners
N/A
Channel Partners
N/A
Channel Partners
250 (FY, 2016)
Channel Partners
500 (Q3, 2017)
Channel Partners
N/A
Countries
Countries
100 (Q3, 2020)
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
130 (Q3, 2020)
Countries
100 (Q3, 2017)
Countries
185 (Q2, 2021)
Customers
Customers
2.6 m (FY, 2019)
Customers
N/A
Customers
N/A
Customers
N/A
Customers
N/A
Customers
N/A
Customers
5.7 k (Q3, 2017)
Customers
4.5 k (Q2, 2021)
Data Centers
Data Centers
120 (Jan, 2018)
Data Centers
N/A
Data Centers
N/A
Data Centers
N/A
Data Centers
N/A
Data Centers
N/A
Data Centers
N/A
Data Centers
150 (FY, 2020)
Networks
Networks
8.5 k (FY, 2019)
Networks
N/A
Networks
N/A
Networks
N/A
Networks
N/A
Networks
1.5 k (FY, 2019)
Networks
N/A
Networks
N/A
Patent Applications
Patent Applications
75 (Q3, 2020)
Patent Applications
N/A
Patent Applications
8 (FY, 2016)
Patent Applications
N/A
Patent Applications
N/A
Patent Applications
N/A
Patent Applications
N/A
Patent Applications
N/A
Patents (US)
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents (US)
135 (FY, 2016)
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents (US)
375 (FY, 2018)
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents Issued
Patents Issued
140 (Q3, 2020)
Patents Issued
N/A
Patents Issued
N/A
Patents Issued
N/A
Patents Issued
N/A
Patents Issued
N/A
Patents Issued
35 (Q3, 2017)
Patents Issued
110 (FY, 2020)
Threats Blocked Daily
Threats Blocked Daily
44 b (Q2, 2019)
Threats Blocked Daily
N/A
Threats Blocked Daily
N/A
Threats Blocked Daily
N/A
Threats Blocked Daily
N/A
Threats Blocked Daily
N/A
Threats Blocked Daily
N/A
Threats Blocked Daily
100 m (FY, 2020)

Funding

Total funding raised
Total funding raised
$ 332.1m
Total funding raised
$ 104m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 88m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 71m
Total funding raised
$ 138m
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NGINX
HQ
San Francisco, US

NGINX is a technology company providing open-source software for developing and delivering modern applications.

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Limelight Networks
HQ
Scottsdale, US
Employees
610↑ 8% increase

Limelight Networks is a company that provides global Content Delivery Network services that enable organizations to deliver their digital content to any device.

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N7 - The Nitrogen Platform
HQ
Swindon, GB
Employees
50

N7 - The Nitrogen Platform is an omni-channel performance optimizer developed exclusively for digital retailers.

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Dyn
HQ
Manchester, US

Dyn offers traffic management, message management, and performance assurance solutions to enhance internet performance.

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