API Management: Advanced caching and throttling policies
We are excited to announce a number of new policies to extend the caching and throttling capabilities of API Management.
- The cache-lookup-value and cache-store-value policies enable caching arbitrary pieces of data at arbitrary points during policy execution.
- The quota-by-key and rate-limit-by-key policies allow partitioning quota and rate limits by using custom key values. This gives developers a finer degree of control over throttling to prevent denial-of-service attacks and to enable usage based tiers for end users.
Advanced caching policies can support scenarios such as:
Advanced throttling policies support scenarios such as:
Learn how to use advanced caching and flexible throttling policies in the following guides.
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Source: Microsoft Azure News