Getting Started with SWA Plus and SWA Professional
Thank you for choosing Secure Web Accelerator (SWA), powered by Cloudflare®. If SWA Plus or SWA Professional were not purchased directly, please review the upgrade path as follows:
SWA → SWA Plus → SWA Professional
To upgrade SWA, please follow the instructions for Upgrading Secure Web Accelerator (SWA).
Here are some key features available after upgrading to SWA Plus or SWA Professional:
- Full access to the Cloudflare Control Panel or dashboard making all features available.
- Access to Cloudflare extensive Web Application Firewall (WAF) rulesets.
- Custom page rules, custom WAF rules, automatic image optimization and more.
SWA Plus and SWA Professional make available all of the Cloudflare security, performance, and analytic tools. Below is a list of next-steps items as well as recommended settings to complete the setup:
Accept Invitation to Manage Cloudflare Account
Enabling Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) on Cloudflare
Understanding the Cloudflare Control Panel / Dashboard
Managing DNS Resource Records for SWA Plus, SWA Professional
Recommended Security Settings for SWA Plus, SWA Professional
Managing Web Application Firewall (WAF)
Recommended Performance Optimization
After upgrading to SWA Plus, an invitation to manage the domain zone using the Cloudflare dashboard will be emailed to the registered account.