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Imperva's CDN (formerly Incapsula) makes your websites and applications faster, more reliable and safer. A global network of servers provides content caching, load balancing and failover, while an enterprise-grade cloud web application firewall and DDoS protection safeguard your site from the latest threats.
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View the table below for more insight into Imperva products.
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  • Available/supported = Yes
  • Partially = Sort of/partially
  • Not available/supported = No
  • Extra costs = Extra costs
  • Unknown = Unknown
Dynamic content deliveryNon-cacheable content delivery. User login, shopping cart ... Available/supported Content Delivery Network
Small file deliveryStatic object delivery; caching of small files (file size <1 MB) Available/supported Content Caching
Large file deliveryStatic object delivery; caching of large files (file size >1 MB) Available/supported
Live videoDelivery of live video. RTMP? Transcoding/transmuxing? Not available/supported
Video on demandDelivery of on demand video Not available/supported
Image OptimizationAutomatic image compression/optimization Available/supported Image Compression
DNSAuthoritative DNS for customer domain Partially Name Server (NS) Protection
WAFWeb Application Firewall Available/supported Web Application Firewall
Anti-DDoSDDoS attack protection. Specific product(s) for this. Available/supported DDoS Protection
Private CDNDedicated edge resources & custom configs Not available/supported


Imperva has a good number of POPs in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific, but also in Moscow, São Paulo and Tel-Aviv.
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Region POPs Locations
North America 11 United States Ashburn - Atlanta - Chicago - Dallas - Los Angeles - Miami - Newark - San Jose - Seattle
Canada Toronto - Vancouver
Latin America 2 Brazil São Paulo
Mexico Mexico City
Europe 12 Austria Vienna
Switzerland Zurich
Italy Milan
Germany Frankfurt
Denmark Copenhagen
Spain Madrid
France Paris
United Kingdom London
Netherlands Amsterdam
Poland Warsaw
Sweden Stockholm
Russia & CIS 1 Russia Moscow
Asia, excl China 11 Hong Kong Hong Kong
Indonesia Jakarta
India Delhi, Mumbai
Japan Osaka - Tokyo
South Korea Seoul
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
Singapore Singapore
Thailand Bangkok
Taiwan Taipei
China 0
Oceania 3 Australia Melbourne - Sydney
New Zealand Auckland
Middle-East 3 United Arab Emirates Dubai
Israel Tel Aviv
Turkey Istanbul
Africa 1 South Africa Johannesburg


Imperva offers flexible and predictable enterprise licensing to secure your applications on-premises and in the cloud. All FlexProtect for Applications plans come with a Cloud WAF, Bot Protection, Attack Analytics, IP Reputation Intelligence, and a Content Delivery Network.
FlexProtect Plans

Pricing & contract duration
Minimum contract term Unknown
Minimum monthly costs Unknown
Requests costsCustomers pay for client to CDN requests Unknown
Ingress costsCustomers pay for origin-to-CDN bytes transferred Unknown
NA/EU traffic (low volume) Unknown
APAC traffic (low volume) Unknown
LATAM traffic (low volume) Unknown


View the tables below for more insight into the features Imperva supports.
Hover over/touch the feature name to view a short description.

  • Available/supported = Yes
  • Partially = Sort of/partially
  • Not available/supported = No
  • Extra costs = Extra costs
  • Unknown = Unknown
Web acceleration
Instant setupSign up, configure, start testing. Available/supported
Change propagation delayHow fast do config changes propagate to all POPs? Available/supported Instant
Apex/root domain OK Blog: Root domain on CDN and performanceNo performance degradation when using http(s):// Available/supported Anycasted network (regional)
HTTP/2 Available/supported FAQ
IPv6Do the edge servers have IPv6? Available/supported IPv6 support
Compression CDN Guide: CompressionReduce file size for faster delivery Compress on the edge
Origin pull - protocolHTTP only or HTTPS possible too? Available/supported HTTP and HTTPS.
tooltip Can be IP address
Origin pull - Host headerUse client > edge value? Set specific value? Available/supported Can configure specific other Host header.
tooltip Forward client request Host header is possible
Origin shieldCDN Guide: Origin shieldOne POP pulls from origin, other POPs pull from the shield POP Extra costs
Push / uploadStore your content directly on CDN, no customer origin Not available/supported
Cache control - CDN caching Available/supported Granular control/override rules possible
Cache control - client caching Available/supported Granular control/override rules possible
Serve stale CDN Guide: Serve staleCDN serves cached but expired content in case origin is in trouble Available/supported
Purge CDN Guide: PurgeInvalidate or delete cached objects on CDN Available/supported Instant
Purge - capabilities Available/supported Purge all, by directory, by file extension, by tag(s)
Analytics Available/supported Real time perf and security events dashboard
Log files Available/supported Available via UI, API, or full SIEM integration
tooltip Logs are not delayed
API Available/supported Purge, analytics, configuration
HTTPS & Content Protection
CDN domain HTTPSUse the CDN's domain, like Available/supported CDN and SSL/TLS
Customer domain HTTPSYour domain in the CDN's certificate Available/supported
Customer cert HTTPSYour certificate on the CDN Available/supported
Token authentication Available/supported Via authentication header
Geo blocking Available/supported
Hotlink protectionThird parties cannot deeplink to your content Available/supported
Basic authenticationUser logs in on the CDN to get content Available/supported Two Factor Authentication
IP white/blacklisting Available/supported IP address/ranges/subnets, self-service in UI


Customer support
Documentation Available/supported Yes, public
Humans Available/supported Imperva’s team of support engineers deliver technical assistance 24x7x365 via phone, email, or online via the self service portal

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