API Based Throttling


The number of messages the gateway can send can be limited with the API Based Throttling policy. The quota for the client can be defined as long-term and the number of messages the gateway can send. The quota for the client can be defined as long-term.

Figure: API Based Throttling

  • The fields in the API Based Throttling window are entered to add an API Based Throttling policy. A description of these areas is given below.

    • Name: If you want to add a global policy, the name information is entered.
    • Description: A description can be entered to make policy selections easier.
    • Throttling:In the first input field, the maximum number of messages that can be retrieved from a client is entered. In the example below, a client can send 300 requests in 100 seconds.
    • Error Message Customization: Enter the Error Code and Error Message that you want to customize for this policy.
  • Click Save button to save the operation.