UID Configuration

You can use this behavior to extract unique and static identifiers (UID) of vehicles from live traffic.

How it works

Extracting UIDs from client header names or query string parameters of client requests enables logging traffic data for the following reports:

  • Bandwidth | Cars report
  • Individual Vehicle report
  • OTA Updates API reporting

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Remember that you're responsible for maintaining the security of any data that may identify individual users.

You can configure the UID configuration behavior in the default rule or add any number of the UID configuration behaviors in separate custom rules to better control UID extraction from live traffic.

Features and options

FieldWhat it doesSub-options
UID ConfigurationEnables or disables this behavior.
Extraction LocationDecide where to extract the UID value from.
  • Client Header Name
  • Query String Parameter
  • From Variable
Header NameWith Extraction Location set to Client Header Name, this specifies the name of the HTTP header from which to extract the UID value.
Query Parameter NameWith Extraction Location set to Query String Parameter, this specifies the name of the query parameter from which to extract the UID value.
Variable NameWith Extraction Location set to From Variable, this specifies the name of the rule tree variable from which to extract the UID value.