Networking & Content Delivery

Tag: Compute

Introducing configurable Idle timeout for Connection tracking

Introduction In this post, we explain how Amazon EC2 interprets idle timeouts and how to customize this configuration to optimize for your traffic patterns and workloads. We also dive into some common use-cases. Earlier this year, Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) announced the Conntrack Utilization Metric for EC2 instances that offers you the ability […]

External Server Authorization with Lambda@Edge

Introduction In this blog post, we will explain how you can use Lambda@Edge to authorize requests to Amazon CloudFront by forwarding authorization data to external authorization servers. We will outline the sequence of requests in such a workflow, the steps for implementation with Node.js sample code, and a CloudFormation template for a simple external test […]