Akamai CLI

The Power of the Edge in Your Terminal
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Control the Edge from the Command Line

The Akamai command-line interface (CLI) is a powerful and extensible toolkit that allows you to manage and configure Akamai's platform and products directly from the command line. 

Consistent User Experience

The Akamai CLI provides a consistent experience across Akamai products with comprehensive, built-in documentation.

Install and Manage

With its simple package-management features, Akamai CLI makes it easy to customize your experience by installing new capabilities to meet your needs.

Extend and Enhance

Build your own CLI packages using any of our supported languages, including Go, Python, and JavaScript.

Get Started

Download and Install



For all versions of macOS 10.12 (Sierra) or higher:

  1. Download binary release
  2. Compile from source
  3. Install with homebrew
    brew install akamai