Fastly (Signal Sciences) Named a Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice for Web Application Firewalls for Third Consecutive Year
Fastly, Inc. (NYSE: FSLY), today announced that it was named a March 2021 Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice for Web Application Firewalls (WAF). In a review completed by enterprise customers, Fastly, via the next-generation WAF it gained through its acquisition of Signal Sciences in October of 2020, was recognized as one of the highest rated Web Application Firewall solution of those on the market for three consecutive years. Pulled from an aggregate set of 66 reviews, enterprise IT professionals gave Fastly (Signal Sciences) Next-Gen WAF an average of 4.9 out of 5.0 stars - we believe, an outstanding overall rating in the WAF market on Gartner (News - Alert) Peer Insights.
With one of the highest overall rating (according to the March 2021 Gartner Peer Insights "Voice of the Customer" Web Application Firewalls report)1, we trust, Fastly is the strategic partner of choice for actual users who have purchased, implemented, and used a WAF solution. Gartner Peer Insights reviews that contributed to the company's recognition include these highlights:
In our view, the 2021 Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice validates Fastly's commitment to innovation and customer satisfaction in the WAF market. Organizations across all industries deploy Fastly (Signal Sciences) to protect their most critical web applications, APIs, and microservices against the full spectrum of threats, including OWASP Top 10 vulnerabilities such as SQLi and XSS, as well as account takeovers, brute force attacks, bad bots, and application abuse and misuse, among others.
Last year, Signal Sciences was named a Visionary in the October 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls report, for the second consecutive year2. In October 2020, Fastly announced the acquisition of Signal Sciences. This acquisition further supports Fastly's mission to provide simplified, frictionless solutions at scale and securely. Gartner's independent research report evaluated Fastly (Signal Sciences) Next-Gen WAF solution, and recognized the company as a Visionary within the industry.
To learn more about Fastly (Signal Sciences) Next-Gen WAF solution, visit: https://www.fastly.com/products/signal-sciences/web-application-api-protection.
1 Gartner Peer Insights 'Voice of the Customer': Web Application Firewalls, Peer Contributors, March 25 2020.
2 Gartner "Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls" by Jeremy D'Hoinne, Rajpreet Kaur, John Watts, 13 October 2020
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