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Why Prolexic

The best DDoS protection: DDoS attacks end here

Prolexic is the world’s largest & most trusted DDoS protection provider. Our DDoS protection solutions leverage proprietary DDoS filtering techniques and the world’s largest cloud-based DDoS mitigation network. We employ advanced DDoS protection routing and patent-pending anti-DDoS devices to protect your organization from all known types of DoS and DDoS denial of service attacks. Also, Prolexic is the only mitigation provider with 100% of its resources focused on DDoS mitigation and network protection.

But what does that really mean when your Internet-facing infrastructure is under DDoS attack?

It means minimized financial loss for your business – we can typically protect your business from DDoS attacks in just 1-5 minutes after traffic starts flowing through Prolexic’s scrubbing centers.

We know that minutes count, which is why we were the first DDoS protection company in the industry to stand behind a time-to-mitigate service level agreement (SLA). Simply put, massive DDoS traffic flows that overwhelm others – even the largest multi-gigabit-per-second distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks – end at Prolexic.

9 reasons why the world’s largest brands choose Prolexic for DDoS protection

  • More capacity: No one has a larger, global mitigation network to protect you from the biggest DDoS denial of service attacks. No one.
  • More responsiveness: Prolexic begins DDoS attack mitigation within minutes – and we have a DDoS protection service level agreement (SLA) to prove it.
  • More experience: Prolexic stops more DDoS denial of service attacks than many of our competitors combined – tens of thousands of DDoS attacks each year – and we’ve been protecting clients from DDoS attacks successfully for longer than anyone else.
  • More expertise: Prolexic classifies and identifies more than 100 different types of DDoS attacks and offers DDoS protection services capable of mitigating ALL of them – even new variants that have only just emerged.
  • More secure: Proprietary hardware protects your encryption keys and confidential information while providing a secure way for Prolexic to monitor and stop HTTPS attacks.
  • More support: Our security operations center for DDoS protection monitors DDoS attacks 24/7/365, compiles anti-DDoS intelligence on thousands of botnets, and informs you immediately when we detect a DDoS attack that could affect your network.
  • More flexibility: We offer a range of DDoS protection service levels and options for to meet the needs of any business.
  • More peace of mind: No attacker has been too smart and no denial of service attack has been too big or complex for Prolexic’s DDoS protection.
  • More dedicated resources: 100% of all Prolexic personnel and resources are dedicated to protecting our customers against DDoS attacks. Our security engineers have the most DDoS mitigation experience in the industry.

Prolexic gives you more – capacity, responsiveness, experience, support, flexibility and peace of mind that your company is truly protected against DDoS attacks and the damage they can cause. We save our customers millions of dollars a day. How much could a DDoS attack cost your business?

Want to learn more? Read how we have defended leading businesses from DDoS attacks in minutes in these DDoS mitigation case studies in the Prolexic Knowledge Center or call us at + 1 (888) 368 2923.

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