What is bandwidth limiter?

Bandwidth limiter is used to limit the downloading speed of your stream.

If you want to enable this security, follow the steps

  1. Log in to the 5centsCDN console
  2. Move to zones and select HTTP or VOD
  3. Select push or pull
  4. Move to security
  5. Click on the bandwidth limiter
  6. Click the enable button
  7. Add the value in the “Rate” field and “Rate after”
  8. Click the save button

The rate field is used to limit the downloading speed of your stream. If you specify zero in that field, it means never limit the stream speed.

Rate after the field is used to limit the speed based on the ‘Rate’ value. If you specify 1024, it means limiting the speed as per the Rate value after sending 1 MB (MegaByte).

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