Get the current status of the platform, “Operative” or “Maintenance”. Maintenance periods generally last for a few minutes to a couple of hours and may be necessary from time to time during infrastructure upgrades.
For real-time status notifications, we suggest using Websockets to listen to events 20060/20061. For more information about Websockets please see https://docs.bitfinex.com/v2/docs/ws-general.
For more information on REST Public endpoint example code structure please see https://docs.bitfinex.com/v2/docs/rest-public
When the platform is marked in maintenance mode, bots should stop all trading activity. Cancelling and placing new orders will not be possible during this time.
Ratelimit: 30 req/min