- About the web interface controls
- Always-on DDoS mitigation
- Browser recommendations when using the Fastly web interface
- Content and its delivery
- Fastly POP locations
- Getting started with Fastly
- How caching and CDNs work
- How Fastly's CDN Service works
- HTTP status codes cached by default
- Self-provisioned Fastly services
- Sign up and create your first service
- Working with services
Domains & Origins
Domains & Origins
- Changing origins based on user location
- Connecting to origins
- Enabling global POPs
- Failover configuration
- IPv6 support
- Maintaining separate HTTP and HTTPS requests to origin servers
- Routing assets to different origins
- Setting up redundant origin servers
- Specifying an override host
- Using Fastly with apex domains
- About Dynamic Servers
- Authenticating URL purge requests via API
- Cache control tutorial
- Caching configuration best practices
- Controlling caching
- Creating and using pools with Dynamic Servers
- Creating and using server entries with Dynamic Servers
- Enabling API caching
- Enabling automatic gzipping
- Failure modes with large files
- Getting started with surrogate keys
- HTTP/2 server push
- Implementing API cache control
- Large File Support
- Logging purge requests
- Making query strings agnostic
- Purging API cache with surrogate keys
- Request collapsing
- Serving stale content
- Setting Surrogate-Key headers based on a URL
- Setting Surrogate-Key headers for Amazon S3 origins
- Single purges
- Soft purges
- Streaming Miss
- Wildcard purges
- Accept-Language header VCL features
- Authenticating before returning a request
- Basic authentication
- Creating location-based tagging
- Custom responses that don't hit origin servers
- Delivering different content to different devices
- Enabling URL token validation
- Guide to VCL
- Isolating header values without regular expressions
- Manipulating the cache key
- IP geolocation variables: Migrating to the new dataset
- Overriding which IP address the geolocation features use
- Response Cookie handling
- Support for the Edge-Control header
- Understanding the different PASS action behaviors
- Using edge side includes (ESI)
- VCL regular expression cheat sheet
Access Control Lists
Monitoring and testing
Web Application Firewall
- Log streaming: Amazon S3
- Log streaming: Microsoft Azure Blob Storage
- Log streaming: Cloud Files
- Log streaming: Datadog
- Log streaming: DigitalOcean Spaces
- Log streaming: FTP
- Log streaming: Google BigQuery
- Log streaming: Google Cloud Storage
- Log streaming: Honeycomb
- Log streaming: Kafka
- Log streaming: Log Shuttle
- Log streaming: LogDNA
- Log streaming: Logentries
- Log streaming: Loggly
- Log streaming: Heroku's Logplex
- Log streaming: OpenStack
- Log streaming: Papertrail
- Log streaming: Scalyr
- Log streaming: SFTP
- Log streaming: Splunk
- Log streaming: Sumo Logic
- Log streaming: Syslog
User access and control
Log streaming: DigitalOcean Spaces
Last updated May 31, 2019
NOTE: Fastly does not provide direct support for third-party services. See Fastly's Terms of Service for more information.
Before adding DigitalOcean Spaces as a logging endpoint for Fastly services, you'll need to create a DigitalOcean account if you don't already have one. Then you'll need to create a space with private access permissions on DigitalOcean's website, generate a secret key and an access key, and make a note of the endpoint.
Adding DigitalOcean Spaces as a logging endpoint
After you've created a DigitalOcean Space, follow these instructions to add DigitalOcean Spaces as a logging endpoint:
- Review the information in our Setting Up Remote Log Streaming guide.
Click the DigitalOcean Spaces logo. The Create a DigitalOcean endpoint page appears.
- Fill out the Create a DigitalOcean endpoint fields as follows:
- In the Name field, type a human-readable name for the endpoint.
- In the Log format field, optionally type an Apache-style string or VCL variables to use for log formatting. The Apache Common Log format string appears in this field by default.
- In the Timestamp format field, optionally type a timestamp format for log files. The default is an
strftimecompatible string. Our guide on changing where log files are written provides more information.
- In the Bucket name field, type the name of the DigitalOcean Space in which to store the logs.
- In the Access key field, type the access key associated with the DigitalOcean Space. See the DigitalOcean Spaces Authentication Guide for more information.
- In the Secret key field, type the secret key associated with the DigitalOcean Space.
- In the Period field, optionally type an interval (in seconds) to control how frequently your log files are rotated. This value defaults to
Click the Advanced options link of the Create a DigitalOcean endpoint page and decide which of the optional fields to change, if any.
- Fill out the Advanced options of the Create a DigitalOcean endpoint page as follows:
- In the Path field, optionally type the path within the container to store the files. The path ends with a trailing slash. If this field is left empty, the files will be saved in the container's root path. Our guide on changing where log files are written provides more information.
- In the Domain field, type the region-specific endpoint for your domain. In most cases, this should be
nyc3.digitaloceanspaces.com. If the DigitalOcean Space was not created in the
nyc3region, refer to DigitalOcean's documentation to find the correct domain.
- In the PGP public key field, optionally type a PGP public key that Fastly will use to encrypt your log files before writing them to disk. You will only be able to read the contents by decrypting them with your private key. The PGP key should be in PEM (Privacy-Enhanced Mail) format. See our guide on log encryption for more information.
- In the Select a log line format area, select the log line format for your log messages. Our guide on changing log line formats provides more information.
- In the Placement area, select where the logging call should be placed in the generated VCL. Valid values are Format Version Default, None, and waf_debug (waf_debug_log). Selecting None creates a logging object that can only be used in custom VCL. See our guide on WAF logging for more information about
- In the Gzip level field, optionally type the level of gzip compression you want applied to the log files. You can specify any whole number from
1(fastest and least compressed) to
9(slowest and most compressed). This value defaults to
- Click the Create button to create the new logging endpoint.
- Click the Activate button to deploy your configuration changes.