Tag your cached content to purge it with a single request.
Cache tags are a convenient way to update cached content on Akamai edge servers. If you have a collection of objects that are refreshed at the same time, you can associate them with a single cache tag. With cache tags, you can label cached content, and delete or update that content by referencing a tag, rather than a URL or CP code. This gives you a new level of control while making the purge process simpler, faster, and more efficient.
Each instance of the Cache Tag behavior can only take a single value, which can be a variable. If you want to specify more cache tags for a property, add multiple instances of this behavior to a rule. Values of all Cache Tag behavior instances specified for a property are combined.
You can't tag content that's already cached or when using NetStorage as your origin.
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Specifies the cache tag name for the content that's about to be cached. A tag name can be a maximum of 128 alphanumeric or special characters, including:
This option supports variable expression syntax. Typing
Consider these points before you add this behavior to your property:
Cache Tag doesn't work with Quick Retry. Cache Tag is not compatible with the Quick Retry behavior. Don't include both behaviors in a rule for the same request.
You can use this behavior in one of two ways. You can either use it to directly add a cache tag to the object when it's first put into the edge servers' cache, or define tags at the origin server level with an
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