You can use Keep Alive to extend the session timeout period. The minimum session time is currently 20 minutes (Italian Exchange). On the international (.com) Exchange the current session time is 8 hours. Therefore, you should request Keep Alive within this time to prevent session expiry. If you don't call Keep Alive within the specified timeout period, the session will expire. Please note: Session times aren't determined or extended based on API activity.
|Accept (mandatory)||Header that signals that the response should be returned as JSON||application/json|
|X-Authentication (mandatory)||Header that represents the session token that needs to be keep alive||Session Token|
|X-Application (optional)||Header the Application Key used by the customer to identify the product.||App Key|
Parameters - NONE
Keep Alive success
For security reasons, we require that the application using the API explicitly calls the Keep Alive operation no more than once within every 4 hours 8 hours in a response to user activity. In the case of non-interactive applications, these should call the keep-alive operation within every 4 8 hours whilst they are active.