Too Old To Rocket Load, Too Young To Die

Rocket Loader is in the news again. One of Cloudflare’s earliest web performance products has been re-engineered for contemporary browsers and Web standards. No longer a beta product, Rocket Loader controls the load and execution of your page JavaScript, ensuring useful and meaningful page content…

Dogfooding Cloudflare Workers

We deployed workers to www.cloudflare.com and api.cloudflare.com On the WWW team, we’re responsible for Cloudflare’s REST APIs, account management services and the dashboard experience. We take security and PCI compliance seriously, which means we move quickly to stay up to date with regulations and relevant…

Sharing more Details, not more Data: Our new Privacy Policy and Data Protection Plans

After an exhilarating first month as Cloudflare’s first Data Protection Officer, I’m excited to announce that today we are launching a new Privacy Policy. Our new policy explains the kind of information we collect, from whom we collect it, and how we use it in…

Keeping Drupal sites safe with Cloudflare’s WAF

Cloudflare’s team of security analysts monitor for upcoming threats and vulnerabilities and where possible put protection in place for upcoming threats before they compromise our customers. This post examines how we protected people against a new major vulnerability in the Drupal CMS, nicknamed Drupalgeddon 2….

Introducing Spectrum: Extending Cloudflare To 65,533 More Ports

Today we are introducing Spectrum, which brings Cloudflare’s security and acceleration to the whole spectrum of TCP ports and protocols for our Enterprise customers. It’s DDoS protection for any box, container or VM that connects to the internet; whether it runs email, file transfer or…

Announcing 1.1.1.1: the fastest, privacy-first consumer DNS service

Cloudflare’s mission is to help build a better Internet. We’re excited today to take another step toward that mission with the launch of 1.1.1.1 — the Internet’s fastest, privacy-first consumer DNS service. This post will talk a little about what that is and a lot…

Introducing DNS Resolver, 1.1.1.1 (not a joke)

Cloudflare’s mission is to help build a better Internet and today we are releasing our DNS resolver, 1.1.1.1 – a recursive DNS service. With this offering, we’re fixing the foundation of the Internet by building a faster, more secure and privacy-centric public DNS resolver. The…

Cloudflare Arrives in the Canadian Prairies! Welcome Calgary, Saskatoon and Winnipeg

We just turned up Calgary, Saskatoon and Winnipeg – Cloudflare’s 143rd, 144th, and 145th data centers. This brings our Canadian presence to six cities, joining Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver. I grew up just outside of Saskatoon, so I couldn’t be happier that Cloudflare’s network has…

Baghdad, Iraq: Cloudflare’s 128th Data Center

Cloudflare’s newest data center is located in Baghdad, Iraq, in the region often known as the cradle of civilization. This expands our growing Middle East presence, while serving as our 45th data center in Asia, and 128th data center globally. Even while accelerating over 7…

Everyone can now run JavaScript on Cloudflare with Workers

Exactly one year ago today, Cloudflare gave me a mission: Make it so people can run code on Cloudflare’s edge. At the time, we didn’t yet know what that would mean. Would it be container-based? A new Turing-incomplete domain-specific language? Lua? “Functions”? There were lots…