With the Request Control Cloudlet you can quickly allow or deny access to web applications from the Edge of the Akamai Intelligent PlatformTM with easy-to-manage whitelist and blacklists based on a number of match rules including IP address, geographic location, query string, URL path, or request header associated with the inbound request. You can easily activate the Cloudlet policies in seconds by using the dedicated user interface. With the Request Control Cloudlet you’ll save time and money, while gaining control over who can access your digital properties.
For website or application owners who have a need to allow or deny particular users access to content, the Request Control Cloudlet provides a tool to easily manage visitor access lists that help customers simplify their content permissions and provide flexibility to make quicky, frequent changes.
Unlike a DIY approach or a solution implemented at your data center, the Request Control Cloudlet doesn’t require custom development, is quick to provision, and takes advantage of the performance and scale of the Akamai Intelligent Platform.