Improving the dashboard experience of configuring and managing the Web Application Firewall
The Cloudflare Web Application Firewall (WAF) was updated during 2020, making it possible for customers to adjust the WAF to meet the specific requirements of their applciations. We updated the dashboard experience to reflect the new capabilities of the WAF.
Working methodoligiesBelonging to the Emerging Technologies and Incubation group at Cloudflare, the development process of WARP highly emphasised speed-to-market above all else. This was the definintion of a "fast-paced environment" — quickly producing development ready specs, clearly outlining any risks or assumptions, and making UX decisions based off of best practice.
- Web browser
- Total App Installations
- 15+ Million
- Additional material
- Designing the new Cloudflare Web Application Firewall
Identifying the tasks customers are trying to complete
Introducing new Dashboard capabilities
The structure of the application
How we worked
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