Bandwidth Parameters

This capability requires Rules Engine - Advanced Rules which must be purchased separately. Contact your CDN account manager to activate it.

Category: Caching

Purpose: Determines whether bandwidth throttling parameters (i.e., ec_rate and ec_prebuf) will be active.

Bandwidth throttling parameters determine whether the data transfer rate for a client's request will be limited to a custom rate.

Learn more about bandwidth throttling.

Enabled Result


Allows our edge servers to honor bandwidth throttling requests.


Causes our edge servers to ignore bandwidth throttling parameters. The requested content will be served normally (i.e., without bandwidth throttling).

Default Behavior: Enabled.