The WaveCaster API is the backend of British Columbia Wireless Network Society's (BCWNS) CommunityInformaticsSystem. The API provides various levels of functionality for the community informatics system including:
Website User Interface Functions for consistent HTML objects.
XMLRPC and SOAP remote functions
Interfaces to third party informatic systems including Industry Canada, Google, CEONet, etc.
Interfaces to the BCWNS AAA6 identity management system.
Interfaces to the BCWNS Communication Networks including MSN, IRC, Web Groups and related communication networks.
Community Network Management and Awareness
The API uses XMLRPC and SOAP protocols with responses formatted in XML.