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Technologies > Reverse Proxies > Fastly > Reports Overview > Market Report

Fastly Market Report

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How well do you know your market? Find out who your most promising prospects are, and how they look like. Discover in which parts of the market your competition thrives.

Our technology market report is a detailed monthly report on the usage of Fastly as reverse proxy service on websites. The report comes via email as a PDF file and has over 150 pages covering this information:

  • Reverse Proxy Services Industry Reports
    • Usage and Market Share Report
      How popular is each of the reverse proxy services? Shows percentages of usage and market shares for all 21 reverse proxy services that we monitor. Also shows how much these figures changed compared to the last month and to the last year.
    • Historical Trend Report
      How did the popularity of the reverse proxy services change over time? Shows tables and diagrams of monthly trends of usage and market shares for all reverse proxy services since January 2016.
    • Growth Rate Report
      Which are the fastest growing reverse proxy services? Shows the current growth rates in the usage of all reverse proxy services both in absolute figures and percentages in the last month and in the last year.
    • New Site Usage Report
      How popular is each of the reverse proxy services among new sites? Shows percentages of usage and market shares for all reverse proxy services among sites that were first visited in the last month, because they have only recently entered the top 10 million sites.
    • Top Site Usage Report
      Which reverse proxy services are primarily used by high traffic sites? Shows for each reverse proxy service the share of top sites among all the sites that use that specific reverse proxy service.
  • Fastly Reports
    • Historical Trend Report
      How did the popularity of Fastly change from month to month? Shows tables and diagrams of monthly trends of usage and market shares for Fastly since January 2016.
    • Change Report
      Which percentage of sites switched from another reverse proxy service to Fastly and vice versa? Shows the percentages of websites that recently changed between Fastly and other reverse proxy services. It also shows examples of sites that made a change.
    • Ranking Breakdown Report
      Is the popularity of Fastly higher among high traffic sites? Shows usage and market shares of Fastly broken down by popularity ranges of the Alexa ranking, that is among the top 1 million sites, the top 100,000, the top 10,000 and the top 1,000 sites. Also shows the popularity rank of Fastly among all reverse proxy services in these ranges and the most popular competing technology.
    • Market Position Report
      Where in the market diagram lies Fastly? Shows the market position of Fastly in terms of popularity and usage by high traffic sites, compared to the most popular reverse proxy services.
    • Multiple Reverse Proxy Services Usage Report
      How frequently are other reverse proxy services used together with Fastly, and which ones? Shows statistics on the usage of Fastly together with other reverse proxy services (if any). We identify here usage on the same site, not necessarily on the same page.
    • Cross-Technologies Breakdown and Segmentation Reports
      In which markets is Fastly particularily strong and which one is the most popular competing technology in each market? A set of reports evaluating the combined usage of two categories of web technologies. This shows, for example, the usage and market shares of Fastly on any top level domain compared to its usage on all websites and the most popular competing technology on each top level domain. Also shows the rank of Fastly among all reverse proxy services for each top level domain, compared to its overall rank. Furthermore, this includes the ranking and percentages of all top level domains among all the sites that use Fastly.

      These detailed reports are available not only for top level domains, but also for the usage of Fastly broken down by

      • Content Management Systems
      • Server-side Programming Languages
      • Client-side Programming Languages
      • JavaScript Libraries
      • Web Servers
      • Web Hosting Providers
      • DNS Server Providers
      • Email Server Providers
      • SSL Certificate Authorities
      • JavaScript Content Delivery Networks
      • Traffic Analysis Tools
      • Advertising Networks
      • Tag Managers
      • Social Widgets
      • Site Elements
      • Structured Data Formats
      • Markup Languages
      • Character Encodings
      • Image File Formats
      • Top Level Domains
      • Server Locations
      • Content Languages
    • Geographical Distribution Report
      How popular is Fastly in each country? Shows a colored world map indicating the usage percentage of Fastly by country.
    • List of the 300 most popular sites using Fastly including their usage of other reverse proxy services (if any).
    • List of up to 300 popular sites that started using Fastly in the last month (if there are that many sites in a month), including the reverse proxy services they were using before (if any).
    • List of up to 300 popular sites that discontinued using Fastly in the last month (if there are that many sites in a month), including the reverse proxy services they are using now (if any).

Please see technologies overview for explanations on the methodologies used in the surveys, and read our disclaimer to learn about possible incompleteness and inaccuracy of our data.

Table of Content

This is a preview of the current report's table of content.

1. About this Survey 3
2. Quick Summary 5
3. Reverse Proxy Services, Industry Overviews 6
3.1. Usage Overview 6
3.2. Historical Trends 7
3.3. Growth Rates 15
3.4. New Site Usage 16
3.5. Top Site Usage 17
4. Fastly, Technology Market Reports 18
4.1. Historical Trends 18
4.2. Changes 24
4.3. Ranking Breakdown 25
4.4. Market Position 26
4.5. Multiple Reverse Proxy Services Usage 27
4.6. Breakdown and Segmentation Reports 29
4.6.1. Content Management Systems 29
4.6.2. Server-side Programming Languages 36
4.6.3. Client-side Programming Languages 38
4.6.4. JavaScript Libraries 40
4.6.5. Web Servers 44
4.6.6. Web Hosting Providers 46
4.6.7. DNS Server Providers 62
4.6.8. Email Server Providers 74
4.6.9. SSL Certificate Authorities 84
4.6.10. JavaScript Content Delivery Networks 86
4.6.11. Traffic Analysis Tools 88
4.6.12. Advertising Networks 94
4.6.13. Tag Managers 98
4.6.14. Social Widgets 100
4.6.15. Site Elements 102
4.6.16. Structured Data Formats 106
4.6.17. Markup Languages 108
4.6.18. Character Encodings 110
4.6.19. Image File Formats 112
4.6.20. Top Level Domains 114
4.6.21. Server Locations 135
4.6.22. Content Languages 139
4.7. Geographical Distribution 143
4.8. Popular Sites using Fastly 144
4.9. Sites using Fastly only recently 150
4.10. Sites that recently stopped using Fastly 156


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