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Cisco APIs (13)
||The Cisco Umbrella Investigate API integrates cloud security. It is available in REST architecture with HTTP requests and JSON responses. Resources include domain status, pattern search, and security...||Cloud||05.05.2017|
Cisco IOx Metrics
||The Cisco IOx Metrics API is designed to synchronize the monitoring of data flows and error events across services. The API provides the metrics framework that microservices require to implement...||Internet of Things||03.14.2017|
||The Cisco Flare API simplifies the deployment of a mobile device as an interactive portal for accessing other devices and functional parameters within a particular environment. It is a RESTful API...||Internet of Things||03.14.2017|
Cisco Connected Mobile Experiences (CMX)
||The Cisco Connected Mobile Experiences (CMX) API combines the use of Wi-Fi and Cisco wireless infrastructure to support the detection and location of mobile devices. The RESTful API is useful for...||Internet of Things||03.14.2017|
Cisco IP Interoperability and Collaboration System (IPICS)
||The Cisco IP Interoperability and Collaboration System (IPICS) APIallows developers to deploy programmatic tools and custom applications for managing and controllingoperations parameters for the...||Internet of Things||03.14.2017|
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.
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.