The Fastly connector Service used to define a connection required for associated actions and start events. Examples include Salesforce and Box. Method of integration to cloud services, business applications and content stores. is used to create connections for Fastly actions A tool for building the processes, logic, and direction within workflows..

The following actions are available:

Use the Fastly actions to manage Fastly services, including service validation, service backends, and versions. Activate or deactivate service versions. Use the Get actions to retrieve information on services, versions, and domains. Use the delete and remove actions on domains, backends, and services. You can use conditional statements in your workflow to discover if a service version is valid, and then add a domain name to that service version.

Create a Fastly connection

You can create connections from the Automate or Designer page.

Assign permissions

Permissions enable you to manage access for other users to use, edit, and delete connections.

Note: By default, users with administrator role will have the same rights as a Connection owner.







Follow these steps to assign permissions from the Connections page:

  1. On the Connections page, click for the required connection.
  2. From the menu, select Permissions.
  3. To assign permissions:
    • In the Owners field, type the name of the user, and select from the list.
    • In the Users field, type the name of the user, and select from the list.
  1. Click Save permissions.

Create a Fastly data source

Use the Fastly data source to create a drop-down list in a form of available Fastly services, service versions, and domains for a service version.

Example: To allow users to select a specific domain from a service version in a form, add a drop-down list of domains to the form using a Data lookup control A form control that allows users to select from a drop-down list of values that have been fetched from a third-party service.. The Data lookup control uses a Fastly - Get domains for a service version data source to list the domains available on the Fastly environment.

You can create a data source to:

  • Get services: list all the services for an account in Fastly.
  • Get service versions: list all the versions of a service.
  • Get domains for a service version: list all the domains associated with a service version.

Each data source is configured for a specific Fastly connection. You can create as many data sources as you need.

Fastly data source fields

When you create a Fastly data source, you can configure some additional fields to refine what data the data source should retrieve.


Field or selection


Add data source Operation Displays the operations available for the selected Connector. Depending on the selection the following fields are displayed:
  • Fastly - Get services:
    • Sort order: Choose ascending or descending as the sort order of returned results. Select the order from the drop-down
    • Sort by property: Select a property to sort by. Select the property from the drop-down. For example:
      • Created date
      • Customer name
      • ID
      • Name
      • Type
      • Updated date
    • Page number: The number of the page from where to start retrieving the items.
    • Items per page: The number of items you want to retrieve per page. You can specify a maximum of 999 items.
  •  Fastly - Get service versions:
    • Service name: The name of the service for which you want to retrieve versions. Select the service from the drop-down.
  • Fastly - Get domains for a service version
    • Service name: The name of the service for which you want to retrieve versions. Select the service from the drop-down.
    • Version number: An integer identifying a service version. Select the version number from the drop-down.