This optional value specifies the start hour for a slowdown period. If this value is not set no slowdown will be applied.

Setting the key

Set this configuration key in the search package or data source configuration.

Use the configuration key editor to add or edit the gather.slowdown.hours.from key, and set the value. This can be set to any valid String value.

Default value


The default is to start the slowdown in business hours i.e. 8:30am


  • This setting only affects file system and HP TRIM/records manager data sources.