Available match types

Here are the available Cloudlets match types as well as the Cloudlets supported.


All match types support negation.

Match type

Matches based on

Wildcard support

Case sensitivity support

Multiple Value Support


a combination of cookie name and cookie value.


any and all incoming requests.

Device characteristics

a list of available device characteristics.

Field name/value

a combination of field name and value in a web form.

File extension

the file extensions to match on.


the hostnames to match on.

IP address/CIDR list

either an IPv4 address or CIDR list.

Number of fields

the number of fields you want to validate on a web form.


the protocol to match on. HTTP or HTTPS protocol are the current options, and you can only select one protocol per match.


whether the edge platform has determined that the incoming IP address is acting as a proxy.

Query string

the query string values to match on. For example, name or name=value1 or name=value1 value2.


a range of values.

Request header

a request header value.

Request method

the method used for the request, like GET or POST.

URL path

the URL paths to match on. For example: /clothing/children/shoes/shoe1.jpg.

URL regular expression

a regular expression. See Regular expressions for Cloudlets rules for more information.

User location data

a combination of the following geographic categories: continent, country, and region/state.

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