Budapest (Hungary): Cloudflare Data Center #111

Published on by Nitin Rao.

Hot on the heels of several recent data center additions in Yerevan, Quito, Rome, Kansas City, Belgrade, Curacao, Djibouti and Munich, we are delighted to announce our newest deployment in Budapest, making six million websites even faster and safer across Hungary. Until today, Hungarian visitors to these Internet properties were principally served out of our Frankfurt data center 1,000 km away, or from Vienna. We are happy…

Cloudflare Rate Limiting - Insight, Control, and Mitigation against Layer 7 DDoS Attacks

Published on by Timothy Fong.

Today, Cloudflare is extending its Rate Limiting service by allowing any of our customers to sign up. Our Enterprise customers have enjoyed the benefits of Cloudflare’s Rate Limiting offering for the past several months. As part of our mission to build a better internet, we believe that everyone should have the ability to sign up for the service to protect their websites and APIs. CC-BY 2.0…

Data Transfers Post-Brexit: Smoothing the Transition

Published on by Caroline Greer.

The average internet user consumes vast amounts of data on a daily basis but rarely – unless an avid follower of Max Schrems - thinks about how the data flows or the mechanisms and legal arrangements in place to make it all happen. If companies like Cloudflare are doing their job well behind the scenes, you really shouldn’t have to – it just works, and so you can busy…

Munich: Cloudflare's fifth data center in Germany

Published on by Peter Taylor.

Oktoberfest has come early this year! We just turned up our latest data center in Munich: our 110th data center globally, and our fifth in Germany, joining Frankfurt, Düsseldorf, Berlin and Hamburg. Just over a mile away from the historic Hofbräuhaus, our newest deployment helps make six million websites faster across Bavaria, while providing additional redundancy and capacity to withstand attacks. Oktoberfest kommt früh in diesem Jahr! Wir…