API Management: Advanced caching and throttling policies

17 December 2015

A number of new policies are available now to extend the caching and throttling capabilities of API Management.
  • The cache-lookup-value and cache-store-value 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: For more information, examples, and guidance on how to use these new policies, see:  

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