The Amazon Web Services Lightsail REST API allows developers to access virtual private servers through Web Services. Some example API methods include managing hosted domains, retrieving data from Lightsail, and managing server functions. Lightsail offers developers virtual private servers (VPS) and associated features such as virtual machines, storage, DNS management, and data transfer.
This article is part of a multi-part series about interesting APIs that were added to our directory during 2017. App Development Tools and DevOps APIs are covered in this segment. The APIs were chosen by our researchers, by popularity according to website traffic, and by mentions on social media.
Eighteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories such as Security, News Services, and Payments. Featured today is an API from UtilityScore, a service that provides a score for projected utility costs to interested home buyers. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.