Top Apex Legends Lobbies Get DDoS Protection

Respawn tweets that players competing for the highest ranks in Apex Legends will now benefit from DDoS protection. Word is the system is a work-in-progress, and they welcome feedback:
Predator, Master, and Diamond Playapex players, this one's for you:

We've just rolled out DDOS protection for Diamond through Predator lobbies. This will be noted by a small shield symbol next to your server.

While this is still ever-evolving, we'd love to know what you think.