CloudFlare accelerates and protects your website. Once enabled, your website traffic is routed through CloudFlare's global content delivery network which automatically optimizes the delivery of your web pages so your visitors get the fastest page load times.
CloudFlare global CDN works as a protecting layer for your website. By monitoring your website traffic, CloudFlare can help protect your website against cross site scripting, SQL injections, DDoS and suspicious bot activity.
CloudFlare is fully integrated within cPanel with your web hosting. Once enabled, cPanel points your website to the CloudFlare CDN. Summary statistics and various settings are also available directly from within your cPanel.
Railgun accelerates the connection between CloudFlare data center and your web server. It can achieve a 99.6% compression ratio resulting in an average website performance increase of 700%. Coming soon!
Cloudflare makes your website faster and more secure by acting as a proxy between your visitors and the MechanicWeb hosting servers. With CloudFlare, you can protect your website against malicious visitors, save bandwidth and reduce average page load times.
It also blocks threats and limits bots and crawlers from wasting your bandwidth and server resources. The result is a significant improvement in performance and decreased spam and other attacks such as DDoS. Its benefits include:
The following is an overview of the types of threats detected by CloudFlare: