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Fastly Extends Edge Security Capabilities With Integrated Web Application Firewall

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Fastly today announced its Web Application Firewall (WAF), one of three newly-launched services on Fastly’s edge cloud platform. The Fastly WAF rounds out an existing security portfolio that includes DDoS Mitigation, Bot Protection, TLS encryption and a fully PCI compliant network, offering comprehensive protection against integrity threats at the edge of the network before they can impact enterprises.

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Fastly Introduces Load Balancer to Enable Secure and Scalable Online Experiences

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Fastly today announced its Load Balancer as one of three newly-launched services on Fastly’s edge cloud platform. The platform empowers the world’s most popular online brands to deliver secure, fast and personalized digital experiences. Fastly’s cloud-based Load Balancer offers businesses advantages over traditional solutions such as DNS and appliance-based load balancers, providing content-aware traffic rules, instant scalability, and instant convergence.

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Fastly Image Optimizer Helps Online Retailers and Leading Brands Deliver Personalized Customer Experiences at Scale

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Fastly today announced general availability of the Fastly Image Optimizer, one of three services launched today on Fastly’s edge cloud platform. The platform empowers the world’s most popular online brands to manage and deliver secure, fast and personalized digital experiences as close to end users as possible. The Fastly Image Optimizer is a real-time image manipulation solution that dramatically speeds up image delivery by serving pixel-perfect, bandwidth-efficient and device-specific images from the edge.

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Introducing Fastly Managed CDN: A Custom Content Delivery Network for Traffic-Heavy Businesses

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Fastly, the real-time Content Delivery Network (CDN), today announced general availability of the Fastly Managed CDN – an industry-first offering that provides businesses with powerful, custom-built CDN solutions based on customers’ specific needs. The Managed CDN offering combines a customer’s existing network infrastructure with Fastly’s content delivery platform. Ideal for top 300 businesses and content producers responsible for large, dynamic datasets, the Fastly Managed CDN provides customers like Spotify full visibility, control and robust security oversight while dramatically reducing delivery and operations costs and improving user experience.

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Fastly Expands Globally to Support Rapid CDN Growth

Monday, December 14, 2015

Fastly, the real-time Content Delivery Network (CDN), continues its rapid pace of growth, adding global reach to its network in support of increasing real-time web, app, and API content delivery traffic. The company today announced it has added two new Points of Presence (PoPs) to its network in Australia, plus a new South American PoP in Brazil. Fastly also recently opened its fifth office, in Denver.

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Fastly Raises $75 Million to Fund Global Expansion

Thursday, August 6, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO — August 5, 2015 — Fastly, the only real-time content delivery network (CDN), today announced that it has raised $75 million in Series D funding, led by Iconiq Capital, with new contributions from existing investors Amplify Partners, August Capital, Battery Ventures, IDG Ventures, and O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures. With the investment, Fastly will continue to develop innovative real-time content delivery solutions for its rapidly growing customer base, expand its global reach, and further its ecommerce and security expansion. This round brings Fastly’s total funding to $130 million.

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Fastly Partners with SoftBank to Enter Japanese Market

Friday, July 31, 2015

TOKYO AND SAN FRANCISCO — July 31, 2015 — Fastly, the real-time content delivery network (CDN), today announced at SoftBank World 2015 that it is partnering with SoftBank Corp. to offer Fastly’s CDN services in Japan. Fastly also announced the addition of a new Osaka point of presence (POP) to its existing Japanese infrastructure.

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Fastly Adds Key Enterprise Security Leadership

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO, June 16, 2015 – Fastly, the only real-time content delivery network (CDN), today announced the addition of a proven enterprise leader to its executive team. Window Snyder, previously security and privacy strategist at Apple, security chief at Mozilla Corporation, and director of security architecture at @Stake, has joined Fastly as Chief Security Officer.

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Fastly Secures $40M to Expand Global Content Delivery Network

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

September 16, 2014 — San Francisco, CA — Fastly, the content delivery network (CDN) engineered for the future, today announced that it has raised a $40 million Series C round from previous investors August Capital, Battery Ventures, O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures, and Amplify Partners, as well as new investor IDG Ventures. August Capital led the funding round. For the latest information on our streaming media services, please see our Streaming Media product page.

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Fastly Adds Depth to Technical Management Team

Monday, March 10, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO CA, March 10, 2014 – Today, Fastly, the real-time content delivery network (CDN), announces key additions to its executive team. Steve Souders, formerly Head Performance Engineer at Google as well as Chief Performance Yahoo! at Yahoo, joins as Chief Performance Officer. Christopher Brown, previously CTO of Chef (formerly Opscode), joins as VP Operations. Finally, Tom Daly, former CTO and co-founder of Dynamic Network Services (“DYN”), joins as VP Infrastructure.

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