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Boost the security and performance of your web apps with Instart

Instart provides a complete set of industry-leading cloud services for web application security and performance.

Cloud services

Instart cloud services go beyond the traditional edge and extend into the browser to analyze, optimize, and secure your web apps to ensure your customers have the best experiences.

What we do in the cloud

Security services

Instart web security services provide a single, complete cloud-based platform to protect the origin, the client, and everything in between with WAF, DDoS mitigation, script protection, and bot management.

What we do for security

Performance services

Instart web performance services accelerate dynamic content and images with a global CDN and optimizations that leverage the presence in the browser along with the intelligence at the edge.

What we do for performance

See why Instart is transforming web delivery and security

Instart was built for modern websites and web applications — providing companies the ability to analyze, optimize, and secure their customers’ experience in real-time.


Instart Web Security

Secure your web apps with cloud-based WAF and DDoS protection

Ensure your web applications and APIs are protected from vulnerabilities, sophisticated attackers, and large scale DDoS attacks. Instart Web Security™ provides a cloud-based web application firewall and DDoS protection with rich security event reporting, closed-loop attack response, and custom security rules. Instart Managed Security Services are also available to act as an extension to your security team.

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Instart Bot Management

Detect and mitigate sophisticated bot attacks

Ensure your business and your customers are not impacted by sophisticated bot attacks. Instart Bot Management collects low-level signals to detect sophisticated, human-looking bots on your site and prevents them from conducting fraud. It also blocks credential stuffing, gift card fraud, inventory holding, and bot DDoS attacks.

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Instart Tag Control

Control third-party JavaScripts to prevent data exfiltration and improve reliability

Ensure the security, reliability, and performance of your website by gaining control over all of your third-party scripts and tags that execute in your customers’ browser. Instart Tag Control™ provides browser-level protection against unauthorized access to form fields and cookies, restricts the data third-party tags can access, and allows you to disable or re-prioritize scripts that are impacting website performance.

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Instart Web Performance

Improve your web app performance and availability with a global CDN

Deliver amazing, fast web experiences. Instart Web Performance™ automatically optimizes the website experience of each visitor. Our global CDN combined with our HTML, JavaScript, and image optimization technologies deliver the fastest performance for both static and dynamic content, and provides global availability for your web apps.

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Instart Ad Control

Maximize your ad viewability and revenue

Maximize your online ad revenue while giving your visitors the best user experience. Instart Ad Control™ increases your viewable impressions by prioritizing and accelerating critical advertising network calls. This will increase time-in-view for all ad placements and improve your visitor experience by ensuring that content and advertising load simultaneously.

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    Jim Parris — Technical Specialist, Web Architecture, Office Depot
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    Alain Gaeremynck — Sr. Enterprise Architect, Yellow Pages
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    Rajeev Rai — CTO, Neiman Marcus

See how cloud-based security and performance services will benefit your web apps