The trouble with the Internet of Things (IoT) is that it is more a concept than an actual platform on which to a developer can build applications. Cisco is looking to change that. Cisco, in partnership with nine other companies, today announced a plan to build Intercloud, a global cloud computing platform that will present developers with a standard set of APIs for building IoT applications.
Cisco APIs (5)
Cisco Meraki CMX
||The Cisco Meraki CMX (Connected Mobile Experience) API displays real-time location analytic data to improve customer support and engagement. Data collected is reported to a dashboard which reveals...||Cloud||10.10.2014|
Cisco IM & Presence
||The service provides instant messaging for applications operating within the provider's WebEx Collaboration Cloud. It uses Cisco's Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) AJAX library to...||Messaging||02.01.2013|
Cisco Unity Connection Messaging Interface
||The Cisco Unity Connection Messaging Interface (CUMI) is a messaging API for Cisco Unity Connection that has been designed to be stable and simple to use. It is based on leading industry standards...||Messaging||01.16.2013|
Cisco Jabber Voice & Video
||The service provides integrated voice and video communications via broswer-based telephony. Basic telephone call functions include making and receiving voice calls, hold and resume funtions, multi-...||Telephony||01.15.2013|
||The WebEx Meeting Services API Platform lets users incorporate Cisco WebEx meetings into their own applications. The platform offers three APIs: URL API: The URL API is a convenient, lightweight,...||Enterprise||12.08.2006|
The Internet of Things brings many constraints and opportunities to API designers. This article explores how some of the tenets of API design can apply to IoT.