Manual Chapter : Limit connections and flows on a virtual server

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  • 15.0.0
Manual Chapter

Limit connections and flows on a virtual server

You must first create an eviction policy before you can assign one to a virtual server.
Assign connection limits and an eviction policy to a virtual server to enact granular control over possible attacks or overflows on system flows.
  1. On the Main tab, click
    Local Traffic
    Virtual Servers
    .
    The Virtual Server List screen opens.
  2. Click the name of the virtual server you want to modify.
  3. From the
    Configuration
    list, select
    Advanced
    .
  4. In the
    Connection Limit
    field, type a number that specifies the maximum number of concurrent open connections.
  5. From the
    Eviction Policy
    list, select an eviction policy to apply to the virtual server.
  6. Click
    Update
    to apply the changes.
    The eviction policy is applied to the context.