Akamai EdgeWorkers

Akamai EdgeWorkers

Five Key Use Cases for EdgeWorkers

Traditionally, the logic to solve key use cases either sat at the origin or was pushed down to devices; each of these options presented significant problems in the end-user experience. Now, EdgeWorkers enables you to move your computing to Akamai's intelligent edge platform, closer to your users, to address critical challenges. The following use cases represent a range of the challenges that you can address with Akamai EdgeWorkers:

A/B testing

Easily control experiments and rollouts of new content

Redirect users

Manage URL redirects by your choice of criteria/parameters, including location, device, and user-agent logic

Improve offload

Improve offload by removing query parameters from cache keys, and also by managing TTL elements including downstream values

Filter traffic

Programmatically determine the experience for users and bots, including blocking, redirects, and constructed responses based on conditional logic

Customize responses

Customize error responses to improve web experiences, even when the origin is down

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