Get answers to the most common questions regarding EdgeWorkers
Q: How do I get started with EdgeWorkers?
Q: Who should use EdgeWorkers?
EdgeWorkers is ideal for development teams who want to customize web traffic, especially larger teams looking to drive more parallel development and performance experts looking to improve the user experience.
Q: Which Akamai products are required for EdgeWorkers?
Initially, EdgeWorkers will only be available with Akamai Ion and Dynamic Site Accelerator. If you are interested in EdgeWorkers via a different delivery configuration, please reach out to your Akamai sales team.
Q: Are there any recommended prerequisites?
Q: Does EdgeWorkers replace PAPI Behaviors, Akamai Cloudlets, or other existing Akamai solutions?
No. You don’t set up origins or configure behaviors with EdgeWorkers. However, EdgeWorkers does provide a different way to build logic, which can replace the need to work with certain other behaviors like:
Modify Outgoing Request Header
Modify Outgoing Request Path
Set Response Cookie
Q: Does EdgeWorkers replace ESI?