Large Amount of MCDN Traffic Delivered from Akamai Intelligent Platform (AIP) - reported by maprule

This alert notifies you that clients are being served high levels of traffic from non-MCDN servers. It indicates that the MCDN might be over capacity and clients should be served by the AIP when the MCDN is over capacity. This error is reported by a maprule.

You can set this alert to monitor one group.

Available for

  • Aura Managed CDN

Notification time

  • New Alert - The condition is present for 15 to 20 minutes.
  • Alert Cleared - The condition is cleared for three to six minutes.

Threshold configuration

You need to set:
  • Traffic volume (in megabits per second) delivered by MCDN and AIP clusters and the minimum percentage of traffic delivered by MCDN necessary to trigger the alert.
  • Whether the alert should be triggered when the threshold is reached for one of the selected CP codes or all of them combined.

Troubleshooting

To troubleshoot this alert:
  • Log in to Operator Portal.
  • Go to Monitor > MCDN Content By Delivery Platform.
  • Click the gear icon.
  • Click Select None and then select all of the clusters in your MCDN and Akamai Intelligent Platform (AIP).
  • Click Submit.
  • Hover over a representative place on the graph and note the values for Delivered over MCDN Clusters and Delivered over AIP.
  • Go to Monitor > MCDN Platform Traffic by Maprule.
  • Click the gear icon.
  • Click Select None and then select all of the clusters in your MCDN.
  • In the Maprule section, deselect Non-MCDN Maprules.
  • Click Submit.
  • Hover over a representative place on the graph and note the traffic delivered for each maprule.