All users can get access to the CPS API without any additional contract changes.

  • Before you can use this API, you need to Create authentication credentials.

  • To enable this API, choose the API service named Certificate Provisioning System, and set the access level to READ-WRITE.

  • You need to determine the IDs for your contracts and groups prior to using this API. Both operations are available through the Property Manager API (PAPI) using its List contracts and List groups resources.

The code examples shown in this API documentation are for reference but do not contain the required authentication code syntax you need to make API calls. . To learn how to apply authentication in a variety of programming languages when using Akamai APIs, refer to Authenticate with EdgeGrid.


Provide feedback or ask a question in the Akamai Developer Discussion Forum. You can also contact your ​Akamai​ account representative for support. We want to hear from you!