47 New APIs: Errplane, Rollbar and Indicee

Wendell Santos
May. 05 2013, 08:00AM EDT

This week we had 47 new APIs added to our API directory including an application monitoring and metric service, cloud-based game development platform, data analytics service, accounting and bookkeeping service and real-time error tracking and monitoring service. In addition we covered an API for streamlining real estate transactions. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.

360T360T API: 360T is a Germany based online trading platform that serves both buy and sell-side individuals including institutional clients as well as national and multinational corporate treasuries. The 360T API allows users to upload trades directly from a third-party system or automate trade and data requests. Users can also receive real-time data feed, submit trade requests, and receive automated confirmation of trade activity. An account with service is required.

AdriagateAdriagate API: Adriagate is a travel service specializing in holiday accommodations for Croatia. Their online offerings represent a large proportion of the tourism opportunities available in Croatia. These include private accommodations, hotels, Adriatic cruises, and authentic Croatian accommodations, such as stone houses and remote Robinson cottages on the islands. Additionally, Adriagate offers transportation services that include ferry tickets, transfers, and rent-a-car services.

The Adriagate API allows users to retrieve accommodation details, descriptions, and images via SOAP calls.

API EvangelistAPI Evangelist API: API Evangelist is an online resource and blog about APIs, the API industry, API trends, and everything else APIs.

The API Evangelist API allows developers to access and integrate the content of API Evangelist with other applications. Some example API methods include retrieving APIs and API providers, searching and adding events, and retrieving blog posts from the website's blog.

AzukkiAzukki API: Azukki is a cloud-based platform that serves as a backend for online games. It offers functions for the creation and management of items, in-game currencies, and leaderboards for any metric and over any timeframe. Azukki also provides a way to keep players' information synchronized when they move between devices and platforms. The RESTful Azukki API uses JSON-formatted calls and makes the platform accessible for integration.

BesucherzaehlerBesucherzaehler API: Besucherzaehler (trans. Visitor Counter) is a German website visitor counter that also collects information about the most recent site visitors, such as referring website, country, and city. The counter shows the flag of the country and the name of the city from which each recent visitor accessed the site. The Visitor Counter can be added to a website by copying and pasting a bit of JavaScript code onto the target site.

CabinetCabinet API: Cabinet Paperless is a workflow, document management, and content sharing service that centralizes information to enhance efficiency, security, and accessibility. The Cabinet API allows users to integrate the document management functionality in third-party applications, streamline and automate management functions, and other functions. The API was built on the .NET platform.

Cogito IntelligenceCogito Intelligence API: Expert System is a leading semantic technology company and developer of Cogito semantic technology. The Cogito Intelligence API can process and analyze data sets and real-time information including documents, web pages and social media data. From this data, meaning and context can be deciphered and evaluated as relevant in terms of intelligence and security.

ConnectWise SuiteConnectWise Suite API: ConnectWise provides IT services and management services to small and mid-sized companies including IT Services, Application Development and Consulting, as well as Managed Services for companies that want to outsource
their IT function. The ConnectWise Suite of APIs consists of 19 APIs which are available through the ConnectWise developer network for integrated. The following categories of API are available: Accounting, MSP, Activity, Opportunity, Company, Product, Contact, Project, Generic Billing, Purchasing, Invoice, Reporting, Marketing, Service Tickets, marketing, system, managed device, time, and member. For additional information, register with the developer network.

Corona CloudCorona Cloud API: Corona Cloud by Corona Labs is a backend-as-a-service (BAAS) provider for applications. Corona Cloud enables users and developers to use Corona Cloud to create, build, and manage applications.

The Corona Cloud API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Corona Cloud with other applications and to create new applications. Some example API methods include user authentication, retrieving user information, managing account information, and managing push notifications.

Edamam NutritionEdamam Nutrition API: The Free API includes information such as calorie content per serving for the submitted recipe, assigned diet tags based on the recipe’s nutritional profile and more. Edamam strives to to help people eat better by using technology to capture, organize and distill the world’s food knowledge. The Edamam Nutrition API lets developers create apps that can be used by restaurants, catering companies, chefs and many other food related industries and occupations. Responses are formatted in JSON.

ErrplaneErrplane API: Errplane is a service that allows developers and application owners to monitor applications to get metrics on performance, errors, exceptions, and other custom metrics.

The Errplane API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Errplane with other applications. Some example API methods include managing account information, retrieving metrics, and retrieving errors and exceptions.

Fierce PayrollFierce Payroll API: Fierce Payroll is a web-based payroll service for small to mid-sized businesses that helps employers meet compliance and infrastructure needs. The Fierce Payroll API enables users to import data directly into the Fierce Payroll system for processing. API functions include: Accessing account balance, submitting new deposit notifications, deposit searches, deposit statuses, submitting payment requests, accessing date range of payments, and payment searches. An account and API key are required with service.

FinotecFinotec API: Finotec is a London-based forex broker that that offers electronic trading, voice trading, and deliverable forex, on the FinotecPro and MT4 trading systems. The Finotec API gives users access to more than 20 bank feeds, a high-speed, multi-bank FIX gateway, and many other features. An account is required with service.

FireHostFireHost API: FireHost provides managed hosting solutions, including secure cloud hosting. The FireHost API provides customers with developer access to all of the features and controls available in the cloud server customer portal. The RESTful API returns JSON formatted responses.

GreenButton CloudGreenButton Cloud API: GreenButton is a New Zealand based company that helps software vendors transition applications to the cloud. With their platform, developers can scale our their compute-intensive applications to the cloud. The Cloud API lets developers control the way their workloads are processed in the cloud including how workloads should be split across nodes and how to process different subtasks.

GreenButton ManagementGreenButton Management API: GreenButton is a New Zealand based company that helps software vendors transition applications to the cloud. With their platform, developers can scale our their compute-intensive applications to the cloud. The Management API allows developers to integrate GreenButton into their applications. It offers features such as looking up job status, getting job logs, uploading files and more. It uses RESTful calls and responses are formatted in XML and JSON.

IMNIMN API: The IMN (Instituto Meteorológico Nacional) is the scientific body responsible for the coordination of all meteorological activities in Costa Rica. It systematically monitors the weather in order to promote the safety of air navigation and prevent hydrometeorological disasters.

The IMN API provides users with programmatic means for getting the current weather as well as near and long-term forecasts for cities or regions within Costa Rica. The website and the API documentation are given only in Spanish.

import.ioimport.io API: import.io is a service that allows users to find data sources on the web for extraction, use, connect to, and remix the data for websites and applications.

The import.io API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of import.io with other applications. Some example API methods include retrieving data, importing data, extracting data, and managing account information.

IndiceeIndicee API: Indicee is a business data analytics service, based out of Vancouver, that provides business users with the technology required to access information and spread across multiple applications. The Indicee API provides users with access to BI platform services such as reporting, data modeling, and data managment solutions. The API uses REST calls and returns XML. For authentication, Indicee uses API keys, SSL, and OAuth.

InTradeInTrade API: InTrade is a prediction market that allows users to buy or sell shares in future events. The service creates a market for events ranging from closing prices on exchanges, to the outcomes of elections. The InTrade API has a data retrieval side and a Trading side. With the former the user can check present and historic market data on events. With the latter, the user can check individual data, enter orders, check account balances, and other trading related functions. The API uses REST calls and returns XML data with no wrappers.

JasonsJasons API: Jasons Travel Media is a major distributor of travel information for New Zealand, Australia, and the South Pacific. Site visitors can explore activities and book accommodation as well as read travel articles, check out destination guides, and share experiences through reviews.

Jasons has a Map Helper API that provides developers with programmatic access to information such as the towns in a given area, nearby attractions, and local accommodations.

KashFXKashFX API: KashFX is a we-based commodities, currency, futures, credit, and equity trading platform that offers browser-based front-end so that the entire service is accessible via the web. The service has a 3 millisecond transaction time in its futures markets, and also offers trading in energy markets. The KashFX API permits user to access and integrate the trading functionality of the KashFX platform with third-party applications. An account is required with service, the API uses SOAP protocols, and SSL and an API key are used for authentication.

KeyPay YourPayrollKeyPay YourPayroll API: KeyPay is a cloud-based payroll and accounting service for Australian employers. The service allows users to make automate simple functions, allows them the flexibility to configure the system, and integrate the services with other applications. The KeyPay YourPayroll API allows users to query for a list of businesses, locations, work types, employees, time sheets, pay categories, and other payroll information. The API uses REST calls and returns JSON. An account is required with service and authentication is preformed using SSL and API keys.

Knight Hotspot FXKnight Hotspot FX API: Knight Hotspot FX is an online trading platform that offers a matching engine and all related systems to provide trade executions, confirmations, and real-time trade information. The Knight Hotspot FX API allows market data snapshots using its Java API and its FIX Bookfeed API, as well as allowing users to execute trades and post-trade information calls. An account is required with service.

Lasso 9 Reference LibraryLasso 9 Reference Library API: The Lasso development platform is designed to support custom, data-driven websites by bridging the gap between popular web servers, data sources, and various other communication tools and protocols. Lasso is downloadable software available for MacOS X, Windows, and Linux operating systems.



The contents of the reference library for Lasso 9 are available online and can be accessed programmatically using REST calls, which retrieve the information in JSON format. This allows information from the Lasso 9 Reference Library to be used in other applications.

Majestic International GroupMajestic International Group API: The Majestic International Group bills itself as a wholesale tour operator for the U.S., Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, Europe, and Asia. The company specializes in trips to Disney destinations, Sea World parks, and Universal Orlando. It provides information and online booking services for hotels, tours, car rentals, etc.

The Majestic International Group API enables users to book hotels as well as search for and retrieve information from the website. This is accomplished via SOAP calls issued in XML format.

Names & Numbers EnterpriseNames & Numbers Enterprise API: NN Market Data is a company that collects, processes, and dispenses up-to-date information on Danish companies and individuals. One service they provide is Navne & Numre Erhverv (trans. Names & Numbers Enterprise), which enables users to access and update information on their existing and potential customers at any time. Names & Numbers Enterprise is designed as a multi-user system with multiple levels of user access.

Information stored in Names & Numbers Enterprise is accessible directly online or programmatically via SOAP calls.

Open New York Child Care Regulated ProgramsOpen New York Child Care Regulated Programs API: Open New York collects and exposes local, state, and federal data. The site hosts a catalogue of datasets organized by location or subject area.
The Open New York Child Care Regulated Programs API exposes data elements about registered and licensed child care programs in New York State. The intended primary uses of the API are families choosing child care and to assist in research.
The API is accessed through HTTPS. Responses may be JSON, XML, or CSV formatted.

Open New York Farmers Markets in New York StateOpen New York Farmers Markets in New York State API: Open New York collects and exposes local, state, and federal data. The site hosts a catalogue of datasets organized by location or subject area.
The Open New York Farmers Markets in New York State API exposes information on community farmers markets. Data types include time, location, and market manager name and phone number.
The API is accessed through HTTPS. Responses may be JSON, XML, or CSV formatted.

Open New York Recommended Fishing Rivers and StreamsOpen New York Recommended Fishing Rivers and Streams API: Open New York collects and exposes local, state, and federal data. The site hosts a catalogue of datasets organized by location or subject area.
The Open New York Recommended Fishing Rivers and Streams API displays access locations of rivers and streams suitable for fishing. Suitability is determined by fisheries biologists from the New York state Department of Environmental Conservation.
The API is accessed through HTTPS. Responses may be JSON, XML, or CSV formatted.

OptionsHouseOptionsHouse API: OptionHouse is an online trading platform that aims to give its customers an edge through delivering low prices, high speed platform and execution, and low trading prices. The OptionsHouse API allows users to perform calls for authentication, quotes, order preview, order creation, order modification, order cancellation, order status, account positions, account details, account activity, and account cash. The API uses REST calls and returns JSON.

Palma ResortPalma Resort API: Palma Resort is a Danish-owned company that builds home and rental properties with modern architectural designs and styles near the Red Sea and in Western Egypt. The Palma Resort website has a SOAP API that can be used to access most of the website's functions. These include retrieving apartment details, getting recent news, and contacting Palma Resort.

PeerIndexPeerIndex API: PeerIndex is a social media analytics company that is building the Influence Graph: who influences whom in which topics across the social platforms. The PeerIndex API provides programmatic access to our data, allowing developers to integrate PeerIndex's Influence Graph into their applications and analytics platforms.

Perfect AudiencePerfect Audience API: Perfect Audience is an advertising and marketing tool for brands. Perfect Audience allows users to target potential and lost customers through the web and Facebook.

The Perfect Audience API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Perfect Audience with other applications. Some example API methods include retrieving tracking information, retrieving reports, and managing account information.

RibbonRibbon API: Ribbon is an online retail platform that enables its users to sell all kinds of goods and services, both physical and digital. After creating an account and adding their products, sellers receive a unique link to each product that can be shared anywhere, including social media sites. Customers can click on the link and make purchases without having to leave what they were doing before. Ribbon comes with fully-encrypted, secure payment infrastructure for processing debit and credit cards. The Ribbon API allows its users to add and retrieve product information as well as get order information.

Rio Branco Real EstateRio Branco Real Estate API: Rio Branco Imobiliaria (trans. Rio Branco Real Estate) is a Brazilian Real Estate company. Its API allows users to search the site for available properties. Users can search by country, state, city, neighborhood, price range, and transaction type (sale or rent). The Rio Branco website is provided only in Portuguese.

RollbarRollbar API: Rollbar is an error tracking service for websites and applications built on Ruby, Phython, PHP, Node.js, Javascript, and/or Flash. Rollbar provides users with real-time error tracking and error reporting.

The Rollbar API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Rollbar with other applications. Some example API methods include retrieving errors, retrieving reports, and managing account information.

SecureTradingSecureTrading API: SecureTrading is a UK based online secure payment service that processes billions of dollars annually. The SecureTrading API allows users to automate refunds and authorization reversals and control settlement schedules. Users can also integrate a payment service into back-office or legacy system. The API uses REST protocols and returns XML.

ShoeBooksShoeBooks API: Shoebooks is a fully featured online accounting and payroll solution that is based in Australia. The Shoebooks SOAP interface ensures that all business rules and data structure complies with the Shoebooks accounting and payroll system. The Shoebooks API allows users to create/edit customers, supplier or employee records, Create new invoices or bills, apply receipts to invoices and payments to bills, as well as create and lookup banking transactions.

SkillSenseSkillSense API: SkillSense is a workforce management service that provides software solutions to help businesses track job performance, project costs, employee utilization and a variety of other business needs. The SkillSense API allows users to use third party user interfaces with SkillSense data, embed workforce content in existing frameworks, and helps users avoid writing business logic superfluously. The API uses REST calls, and returns XML. An account is required with service.

SMS CreatorSMS Creator API: SMS Creator is a German SMS service that is designed to help companies promote themselves and their products via SMS. These services are made available directly through a web portal or programmatically via API. The SMS Creator API uses XML-formatted SOAP calls. The SMS Creator website is offered solely in German.

StrategYardStrategYard API: StrategYard is an investment strategy trial service that allows individuals to test and evaluate potential investment strategies in a simulated environment. The site allows users to work create, test, and delete multiple strategies, see performance metrics and charts, and automate trading strategies. The StrategYard API is a REST based service that returns XML. With it, users can login, get strategies, open position, execute trades, get pending orders, delete strategies, logout, and several other commands.

StrathcomStrathcom API: Strathcom aims to help automotive dealers get their inventory online to share their products across consumer search services. The Strathcom API allows users to directly access vehicle data stored on the site, and empower in-house web presentation and data integration. Specific functions facilitate data queries for inventory data, allow users to retrieve new vehicle features and options data, leverage Strathcom's build and price engine, and sync leads with CRM services. The API uses REST calls, returns JSON, and requires an API Key for use.

TransactionPointTransactionPoint API: TransactionPoint is a real estate transaction management platform that helps manage the documents, contacts, service orders, and tasks involved in a real estate transaction. To this end, it provides advanced automation, a secure document repository, and a comprehensive audit trail that tracks tasks, documents, faxes, and emails for a complete history of the transaction. TransactionPoint can be accessed anytime, anywhere via web interface. Users may also create and update transactions via SOAP API.

Troop IDTroop ID API: Troop ID is a service that provides digital cards for military troops and veterans of military service. Troop ID partners with merchants and service providers to offer military personnel and veterans with special discounts, sales, and offers.

The Troop ID API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Troop ID with other applications and to create new applications. Some example API methods include creating an application, verifying Troop IDs, and retrieving information on Troop IDs.

WortschatzWortschatz API: Wortschatz (trans. Vocabulary) is a collection of German-language linguistics services hosted by Leipzig University. These services provide extensive information pertaining to individual words, such as the lemmatized (base) form of the word, sample sentences using the word, usage frequency, synonyms, contextually similar words, and co-occurrences with other words. Wortschatz also provides services for working with word patterns and n-grams.

These functions are all accessible using the Wortschatz SOAP APIs. The Wortschatz website and API documentation are given in German.

zKillboardzKillboard API: zKillboard (zKB) is a killboard service for Eve Online, a science-fiction MMORPG. The zKB website enables players to post their kills for others to see. Visitors can compare players based on the number of kills they've made or the ratio of their kills to losses on a ranking board. The zKB API allows developers and game enthusiasts to integrate zKB into their website or application.

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