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Secure and optimize your applications

Our web application security and optimization solutions deliver everything you need to protect and improve the performance and reliability of your web and mobile applications

Protect your web applications against data breaches with our enterprise-class WAF, DDoS and CDN solutions. In addition to protection, these solutions also bolster application performance to help build better experiences for your end-users, and they’re backed by 24x7x365 support from our certified security experts.

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Use Cases

Help protect your web applications against bots, attackers, DDoS and the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) Top 10 threats.

This solution offers:

  • Web Application Firewall (WAF)
  • Global Content Delivery Network (CDN)
  • DDoS Mitigation
  • DNS Services
  • A real-time reporting dashboard
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Data Sheet
Web Application Security and Optimization
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Reduce latency and optimize your site’s performance with our global content delivery network (CDN) and DNS services. These services enable dynamic content acceleration, static content caching, image optimization and mobile delivery.

  • CDN: lightning-fast 0.3ms processing times with instant global updates
  • DNS: General DNS queries are redirected to provider proxy for immediate traffic enhancements, enabling protections against DNS threats.
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Establish a best-in-class PCI-certified web application firewall that enables you to fulfill PCI DSS requirement 6.6.

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Block malicious traffic before it reaches your web application, to achieve lower web-server utilization and reduced bandwidth consumption.

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Rackspace Technology experts provide on-boarding assistance, configuration, policy setup, tuning and 24x7x365 expert security support. Experts are also on hand to help with custom deployments of advanced policies and features such as:

  • Bot or SSL management
  • Load balancing
  • Rate limiting
  • SIEM integration
  • Analytics
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Do You Know Your Cybersecurity Risk Score?

Cybersecurity Risk Self-Assessment

By answering these simple questions about your cybersecurity technology, processes and people, you’ll receive a cybersecurity risk score against our benchmark that can help identify common security gaps in your environment that you may not be aware of.

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"I have never seen a company that is so able to address a problem consistently and calmly. And when Rackspace comes back with a solution, it’s thoughtful and it’s the right solution."
Sean Andersen, Director of Interactive Services, Six Flags See the case study

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Our Approach

Discover a partnership that can help you achieve more – for your people, your business and your customers – today and into the future.


Consulting and Advisory Services

Tap into a team of cloud experts who will help you define the right strategy to get you where you want to be.
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Professional Services

We’ll design and build a solution that ensures you’re getting the most out of your applications, so you can accelerate new opportunities for your business.
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Managed Services

Let an expert team manage, operate and optimize the day-to-day elements of your cloud environment, keeping you ahead of what’s next.
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Fanatical Experience™

We do what it takes to get the job done right — from first consultation to ongoing operations. We’re obsessed with your success, and we’ve got your back, every step of the way.
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Rackspace Fabric™

Unite all of your cloud platforms to enable common governance, ticketing, billing, tagging and much more throughout your entire IT estate.
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Ready to Get Started?

We’re on your side, doing what it takes to get the job done right — from the first consultation to your daily operations. Contact us for a free quote.

Our Expertise

Explore our expert credentials and industry recognition.

400+ Network and Security Experts
500+ Network and Security Certifications
20,000+ Security Appliances and ADCs Deployed Worldwide​

Recognized leadership

Providing innovation and leadership in the technology services industry for 20+ years.

  • AWS Security Hub Partner
  • Google Cloud Platform Security Specialization

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Related Resources

Learn more about services to support your application security.

Data Sheet

Web Application Security and Optimization

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Readying Your Web Application for the Next Big Event, Part 2

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Solve: Thought Leadership

Why Legacy Applications are Holding You Back

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