Analyst Report

2022 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Web Application and API Protection (WAAP)

Fastly is honored to be positioned in the Challengers quadrant which, in our opinion, is a recognition of our success in delivering digital experiences at the apex of speed, performance, and safety. We believe this milestone is a testament to our continued focus on efficiently solving web app and API security challenges for our customers.

Fastly’s web application and API protection (WAAP) platform defends applications through real-time attack detection and visibility across any environment. With the acquisition of Signal Sciences in 2020, we have elevated our security offerings by combining next-gen web application firewall (WAF) and Fastly’s cloud delivery network (CDN) technology.

Download the report to learn:

  • How Fastly compares to 10 other vendors recognized in the report
  • Key decision-making criteria when choosing a WAAP solution
  • Vendor recognitions: strengths & cautions
  • The WAAP industry landscape

See why Fastly was recognized for its ability to execute and completeness of vision


Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Web Application and API Protection, by Jeremy D'Hoinne, Adam Hils, John Watts, Rajpreet Kaur, 30th Aug 2022.

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