Review available match types for Virtual Waiting Room

Before you start setting up your Virtual Waiting Room rules, review the match types available with this Cloudlet. The action for all rule matches is FIFO (First In First Out). Visitors sent to the waiting room leave the waiting room and enter the origin based on their position in the queue.

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 address/CIDR listan 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.
Proxywhether the edge platform has determined that the incoming IP address is acting as a proxy.
Query stringthe query string values to match on. For example, name or name=value1 or name=value1 value2.
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.