Review available match types for Application Load Balancer

Before you start setting up your Application Load Balancer rules, review the match types available with this Cloudlet:

Match TypeMatches Based onWildcard SupportCase Sensitivity SupportMultiple Value Support
Cookiea combination of cookie name and cookie value.
Defaultany and all incoming requests.
Device characteristicsa list of available device characteristics.
File extensionthe file extensions to match on.
Hostnamethe hostnames to match on.
IP/CIDRan IP address or CIDR list. You can also select whether to use the client IP address from the connecting IP address, the X-Forwarded-For HTTP header value, or either option.
Protocolthe protocol to match on. HTTP or HTTPS protocol are the current options, and you can only select one protocol per match.
Query stringthe query string values to match on. For example, name or name=value1 or name=value1 value2.
Rangethe portion of the traffic to load balance.
Request headera request header value.
Request methodthe method used for the request, like GET or POST.
URL paththe URL paths to match on. For example: /clothing/children/shoes/shoe1.jpg.
User location dataa combination of the following geographic categories: continent, country, and region/state.