SAN FRANCISCO – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Cloudflare, Inc. (NYSE: NET), the security, performance and reliability company helping to build a better Internet, has been named by Forrester Research, Inc. as a Leader in The Forrester New Wave ™: Edge Development Platforms, Q4 2021 report. The Cloudflare Workers development platform was ranked based on eight criteria, including developer experience, programming model, integrations, and roadmap.
“With Cloudflare’s Workers platform, we hope to enable the next billion dollar business to be built entirely on Cloudflare, ”said Matthew Prince, co-founder and CEO of Cloudflare. “Whether you are an individual developer, a small business or a large enterprise, it really is powerful to create applications that can solve real world problems and can run in seconds, all over the world, all with less code and faster.
In Forrester New Wave ™: Edge Development Platforms, Forrester notes, “Cloudflare offers an intuitive development experience, rapid global deployment of updated code, and minimal cold boot times. “The report continues:”Cloudflare’s global reach and breadth of industry-leading development platform make it a good solution for development teams who want to build high-performance websites, support custom content, and defend against malicious attacks .
Launched in 2017, Cloudflare Workers’ edge-based serverless platform helps developers deploy code instantly across the world for exceptional performance, reliability, and scalability. Workers runs globally by default as it automatically routes traffic over Cloudflare’s network to over 250 cities in over 100 countries. Since launch, Cloudflare has increased the speed of Cloudflare Workers by 30%, eliminated cold starts, and extended the platform to include compute, storage and front-end solutions that transform what is possible to build. on the outskirts. Today, over 100,000 developers around the world use Cloudflare Workers to:
- Instantly release code worldwide: Developers can update their code and bring it to life around the world in 15 seconds, compared to the minutes it takes to update on other serverless platforms.
- Get out-of-the-box security and reliability: Workers is designed to withstand the latest security threats and offers DDoS protection from Cloudflare and more by default.
- Seamless integration with other tools: With integrations to a wide variety of storage, database, public cloud, and API vendors, developers can build exactly what they want with the tools they already have in place.
Forrester evaluated nine participating vendors based on 10 criteria, including developer experience, platform runtime model, workload scope, security, integrations and more. To learn more, please see the resources below:
Cloudflare, Inc. (www.cloudflare.com / @cloudflare) is on a mission to help build a better Internet. The Cloudflare suite of products protects and accelerates any online Internet application without adding hardware, installing software, or changing a line of code. Cloudflare powered internet properties have all web traffic routed through its intelligent global network, which gets smarter with every request. As a result, they see a significant improvement in performance and a decrease in spam and other attacks. Cloudflare was named in Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2018 Best Corporate Cultures list and ranked as one of the World’s Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company in 2019. Based in San Francisco, CA, Cloudflare has offices in Austin, TX, Champaign , IL, New York, NY, San Jose, CA, Seattle, WA, Washington, DC, Toronto, Lisbon, London, Munich, Paris, Beijing, Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo.
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, which statements involve risks and substantial uncertainties. In some cases, you can identify forward-looking statements because they contain words such as “may”, “will”, “should”, “expect”, “explore”, “plan”, “anticipate”, “could “,” “Intend to”, “target”, “plan”, “consider”, “believe”, “estimate”, “foresee”, “potential” or “continue”, or the negative of these words, or other similar terms or expressions that relate to our expectations, strategy, plans or intentions. However, not all forward-looking statements contain these identifying words. Forward-looking statements expressed or implied in this press release include, without limitation, statements regarding our plans and objectives for Cloudflare Workers, the benefits to customers of using Cloudflare Workers and our other products and technologies, the functionality and expected performance of Cloudflare Workers and our other products and technologies, our technology development, future operations, growth, initiatives or strategies, and feedback from our CEO and others. Actual results could differ materially from those indicated or implied in forward-looking statements due to a number of factors, including, but not limited to, the risks detailed in our documents filed with the Securities and Exchange. Commission (SEC), including our Annual Report on Form 10 -Q filed on August 6, 2021, as well as other filings we may make from time to time with the SEC.
The forward-looking statements contained in this press release relate only to events that occurred on the date on which the statements are made. We assume no obligation to update any forward-looking statements made in this press release to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this press release or to reflect new information or the occurrence of unforeseen events, unless the law requires it. We may not actually carry out the plans, intentions or expectations disclosed in our forward-looking statements, and you should not place undue reliance on our forward-looking statements.
© 2021 Cloudflare, Inc. All rights reserved. Cloudflare, the Cloudflare logo, and other Cloudflare marks are trademarks and / or registered trademarks of Cloudflare, Inc. in the United States and other jurisdictions. All other brands and names referenced herein may be trademarks of their respective owners.