This Samsung indirect API allows you to execute a SmartThings SmartApp. SmartThings SmartApps are client integrations that are built on top of the SmartThings platform. These applications are written in a technology chosen by the developer and invoked via the SmartThings platform. SmartThings is a platform that allows users to control physical things such as locks and lights with their smartphone. SmartThings makes it possible to control multiple devices and things with one application. The SmartThings API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of SmartThings with other applications and to create new applications. Some example API methods include setting reminders, turning things off and on, and managing devices and things. Samsung Electronics is IT and Mobile Communications, Consumer Electronics and Device Solutions.