Compression Policy



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Compression Policy compresses the response coming from the backend and thus can help to increase the performance of websites. As per configurations, it chooses the right algorithm to compress the content.So after execution of the backend action if the response is not compressed then this policy will create a compressed response.

Policy Statement

Each policy requires certain configuration, which will allow to configure the policy for a particular API endpoint. Below are the list of configurations required for this policy.

Compression Policy

The rules and setup needs to be made accordingly.

Name Description Is Mandatory
Compression Type Represents the algorithm to be used for compression Yes

Policy Usage

The policy can be applied only at outbound section.


Currently the policy can be applied at API Version Scope only.