Industry Analyst Highlights

Learn what leading industry analysts have to say about Cloudflare and our suite of products and solutions.

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analystsApr 2022

Cloudflare Named A ‘Strong Performer’ in The Forrester Wave™ for Bot Management

Forrester Research, Inc. evaluated the most significant providers in the market for Bot Management based on 25-criteria across current offering, strategy, and market presence. A...

analystsMar 2022

Cloudflare Named A ‘Leader’ in the 2022 IDC MarketScape for WW CDN Services

Cloudflare is named a LEADER in the 2022 IDC MarketScape for Worldwide Commercial Content Delivery Network Services 2022 Vendor Assessment. (doc #US47652821, March 2022).

Accor...

analystsOct 2021

Cloudflare recognized as a 'Leader' in The Forrester New Wave for Edge Development Platforms

Forrester Research, Inc. evaluated the most significant providers in the market for edge development platforms based on 10 criteria across compute, data services and web develop...

analystsSep 2021

2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for WAAP

Cloudflare placed highest on the ‘ability to execute’ axis in the challengers quadrant in the first Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Web Application and API Protection (WAAP).

analystsMar 2021

2021 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice - Web Application Firewalls

Cloudflare has been recognised as Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for WAF vendor in 2021. These distinctions recognize vendors and products that are highly rated by thei...

analystsMar 2021

The Forrester Wave™: DDoS Mitigation Solutions, Q1 2021

Forrester Research, Inc. evaluated 11 of the most significant providers in the market for DDoS Mitigation based on 28-criteria across current offering, strategy, and market pres...

analystsDec 2020

Frost & Sullivan Frost Radar™: Global Holistic Web Protection Market

Cloudflare is named as the innovation leader in the Global Holistic Web Protection Market for 2020 by Frost & Sullivan.

analystsDec 2020

Quadrant Knowledge Solutions 2020 SPARK Matrix of Bot Management

Cloudflare is Recognized as Leader in the 2020 SPARK Matrix of Bot Management Market.

analystsOct 2020

Forrester Opportunity Snapshot study shows rise in Zero Trust adoption

Cloudflare commissioned Forrester Consulting to explore the impact of 2020’s disruptions on security strategy and operations among companies of all sizes.

This Opportunity Snap...

analystsJul 2020

Cloudflare recognized as a representative vendor in Gartner's 2020 Market Guide for Zero Trust Network Access

Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA) platforms replace broken corporate perimeters with individual access boundaries around your most critical applications. We’re excited that Gartn...

analystsApr 2020

Cloudflare named a Leader in the Omdia Market Radar for Zero Trust Access report

Cloudflare has been named as a leading provider of Zero Trust Access (ZTA) in the Omdia Market Radar for Zero Trust Access. In the report, Omdia explores the rise of Zero Trust ...

analystsFeb 2020

The Forrester New Wave™: Function-As-A-Service Platforms, Q1 2020

Forrester Research, Inc. evaluated 9 of the most significant providers in the emerging market for function-as-a-service (FaaS) based on 10-criteria across current offering and s...

analystsJul 2019

Forrester Opportunity Snapshot: Internet Applications Don’t Need To Sacrifice Performance for Security

See the results of a commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Cloudflare on trends for cloud network adoption, usage, and challenges for enterprises aro...

analystsMar 2019

IDC MarketScape: Worldwide DDoS Prevention Solutions 2019

Cloudflare has been named a "Leader" in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide DDoS Prevention Solutions 2019 Vendor Assessment.

analystsOct 2018

IDC: Serverless Computing: Benefits, Trends, and Deployment Models

This IDC Vendor Spotlight examines serverless computing technology, which provides a fully managed deployment environment and encourages a microservices-style architecture that ...