Cloudflare CDN Integration

Cloudflare acts as an intermediary, retrieving your tenants' websites from wildcloud and distributing them globally. This integration ensures lightning-fast DNS resolution and a host of other benefits.

Why Cloudflare for Wildcloud Tenants?

  • Speed and Efficiency: Cloudflare's CDN significantly reduces load times by caching content closer to your users.
  • Security and Reliability: Cloudflare provides robust security features, protecting against threats and ensuring uptime.
  • Separate CDN for Each Tenant: Cloudflare can be configured individually for each tenant, offering tailored performance enhancements.

Setting Up Cloudflare CDN for Wildcloud Tenants

  1. Prepare Cloudflare and Wildcloud Accounts

    • Ensure active accounts on both platforms.
    • Familiarize yourself with both Cloudflare's and Wildcloud's dashboards.
  2. Manual Setup for Initial Understanding

    • Before automation, manually set up Cloudflare for a single tenant to understand the process.
  1. Automating DNS Configuration via Cloudflare API

    • Create API tokens in Cloudflare for automating DNS setup.
    • Use Wildcloud's API or WaaS plugins to provision a tenant with a specified domain.
    • Implement a script or process to automatically configure DNS records for new tenant domains in Cloudflare.
  2. Directing Tenants to Configure Their DNS

    • Guide your customers to point their custom domains to Cloudflare.
    • Provide clear instructions and support for DNS setup, ensuring correct A record configurations.
  3. Automating CDN Activation for Tenants

    • Develop a system to enable Cloudflare CDN for each new tenant automatically.
    • Ensure synchronization between wildcloud tenant creation and Cloudflare CDN activation.
  4. Regular Monitoring and Adjustments

    • Continuously monitor the performance and DNS status of integrated domains.
    • Adjust settings as needed to optimize the performance and security of tenant sites.

Best Practices and Key Considerations

  • Testing First: Initially, perform manual setups to gain a comprehensive understanding.
  • Security Protocols: Handle API tokens securely and ensure SSL/TLS settings are correctly configured in Cloudflare.
  • Customer Guidance: Provide clear, concise instructions for customers on setting up their domains with Cloudflare.
  • Regular Updates: Keep your integration scripts up-to-date with any changes in Cloudflare’s and wildcloud's APIs.


Integrating Cloudflare CDN with wildcloud tenants not only enhances performance but also adds a layer of security and reliability. By following the steps above and adopting best practices, you can ensure a smooth, automated process that benefits both you and your customers. For any assistance or queries, feel free to reach out via the chat in the wildcloud console.