Fly is an Application Delivery Network (ADN) that is designed to accelerate the dynamic delivery of applications. Apart from having global balancing, seamless routing, and access to powerful middleware, the Fly platform facilitates the use of a single hostname to link various applications, backends, functions, and services. Deployment of the Fly API allows a developer to trigger a call that generates an automatically renewing Let’s Encrypt SSL certificate for a customer’s domain. The API conveys requests and responses in JSON format.
Thirty-one APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Financial, Video, and Privacy. Featured today are APIs for gathering stock market data from Dow Jones and adding Vidme video features into applications. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.