The Fastly API is a RESTful API that supports all features available through the Fastly user interface. Use the libraries below to guide the development of your sites and applications.
Interactive clients for the Fastly API are available in a variety of languages. Check our Clients page for more information on each.
You authenticate to the Fastly API in one of two ways: via API key or via username and password.
Include the API key from your account page as a
Fastly-Key header. For example:
Username and password
First post to the login endpoint with the parameters
password. For example:
This will return a cookie. Stash it somewhere and use it in subsequent requests.