The FileMaker API in REST architecture returns data in hosted solutions to create applications, databases, and projects. Developers can make calls in JSON format using OAuth to authenticate. The API can be integrated with Tableau software for data visualization and business intelligence purposes. Use the API to create and manage records, log in or out of a hosted solution, perform find requests, and set global field values. FileMaker is a relational database program owned by Apple.
Sixteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including IoT, Payments, and Religion. Highlights include an API for adding parental controls to applications to limit screen time, and an Apple Pay web payment request API. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.