akamai rate limiting?
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Thu Sep 22 05:55:26 UTC 2011
On Sep 21, 2011 4:43 PM, "Patrick W. Gilmore" <patrick at ianai.net> wrote:
> On Sep 20, 2011, at 11:17 PM, Cameron Byrne wrote:
> > On Sep 20, 2011 7:54 PM, "Joseph Gersch" <joe.gersch at secure64.com>
> >> Does anyone know if Akamai edgesuite servers rate limits or blacklists
> >> caching servers that query it too often? It appears that queries are
> >> out if we exceed a query load to edgesuite.
> >> Does anyone at Akamai know if there are any changes to rate limiting or
> >> an abnormally high load?
> > Akamai traffic is dropping on my network now.
> > Emailed their noc, no eta on fix
> Cameron & I have been in contact off-list, and all issues have been
> More generally: Hopefully it will come as no surprise that Akamai has some
rate-limiting parameters configured. The Internet is a nasty place, and
every contentious provider should have protections in place.
> If anyone sees any problems with Akamai name servers or anything else,
noc at akamai.com is monitored 24/7 and should be able to either help directly,
or get you in touch with the right people who can.
Thanks to Patrick and team at Akamai for resolving this quickly
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