[erlang-questions] Terminology for Rate Limiting
Thu May 25 11:48:06 CEST 2017
I believe request (bandwidth) throttling is the applicable terminology.
May folks are using exponential back off as less naive solution
Token bucket is another approach
> On May 25, 2017, at 9:14 AM, Brezal Campio <brezal.campio@REDACTED> wrote:
> For a some function which is the following:
> - begin with request count at 0
> - check current request count
> - if current current is less than allowed requests
> - spin up a new process
> - way for some given time and reset count to 0
> This is a naive approach to rate limiting, but is there common terminology for something like this?
> I am interested in less naive approaches to rate limiting requests as well if anyone is willing to point in the right direction.
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