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support SSL Certificates

The goal of Lets Encrypt ( is to get SSL encryption everywhere, free and automated.
What would be nice is that when I add a new Route to my application (NodeJS/WAS Liberty etc) that I have the option to tick a box that will use the provided Lets Encrypt client ( to automatically create, install and maintain a Route specific SSL certificate. This would provide an easy way for developers to offer SSL to their clients/customers and make Bluemix an easy choice for people who want to spin up a quick but secured platform.
The list of sponsors to the project include Mozilla, Akamai and Cisco, adding IBM's name to that list would be a good thing for both the project and IBM.

  • Devin Richards
  • Aug 23 2016
  • Needs review

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