Daily API RoundUp: Visa, BlazeMeter, JitPack, Box

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Twenty APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including DevOps, File Sharing, Testing, and Banking. Also new to the directory are several APIs from Visa for payment processing. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.

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The Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited (OCBC) announced its latest API: the GIRO API. GIRO (General Interbank Recurring Order) allows billing companies to debit money from accounts for bill payment. The OCBC GIRO API also allow users to track their expenditures and advises them on ways to increase their monthly savings. This API has been added to our Banking API category.

OnSched makes booking and business management software. The OnSched Online Booking API offers a booking platform with several features including syncing, availability engines, triggers, and flows. The API supports reminders, notifications, customizable booking forms, and confirmation flows. OnSched offers several payment plants, all with unlimited booking appointments, phone and email support, and core email scheduling features. The OnSched API is listed under the Scheduling category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Scheduling APIs.

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OnSched booking platform dashboard Image: OnSched

BlazeMeter is a load testing service that enables DevOps to run open source based performance testing on any website, app or API, at massive scale, to validate performance at every software delivery stage. BlazeMeter Create And Run Tests API enables users to create tests with parameters for name, location, concurrency and more. BlazeMeter Tests Scheduler API allows users to schedule tests in advance. It includes parameters to identify the user, Test/Multi-test and the scheduling configuration. BlazeMeter Retrieve Logs API retrieves stats reports in JSON format with parameters to identify both the user and the session. The BlazeMeter API is listed under the Testing category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Testing APIs.

Box is an enterprise content management platform for securing, editng, and sharing files. The Box File Preview API allows users to generate an embeddable file preview experience that supports more than 120 file types including CSV, images, audio, video, Flash, Presentation and more. The Box Upload API allows users the ability to add a new file to the Box platform. The user can upload a file by specifying the destination folder for the file. he API uses the multipart post method to complete all upload tasks. Box APIs are listed under the File Sharing category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of File Sharing APIs.

Fulfil.IO is a cloud based retail and wholesale fulfillment platform. The Fulfil.IO REST API allows developers to add inventory management, catalog management, and reporting capabilities to retail systems. The API features omni-channel order management for order aggregation, inventory and warehouse management, purchase management, drop shipping, point of sale support, and book keeping. This API is listed under the Inventory category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Inventory APIs.

Fulfil.IO provides inventory and order management technology for seamless order fulfillment
Fulfil.IO provides inventory and order management technology for seamless order fulfillment Image: Fulfil.IO

JitPack is a package repository for JVM and Android projects that builds Git projects on demand and provides ready-to-use artifacts. This JitPack API provides a way to build git libraries and enables users to search for build releases based on project name, get the latest build by tag, get a single build's outcome for a project, get all build outcomes and more. It allows users to push their projects to GitHub. The JitPack API is listed under the DevOps category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of DevOps APIs.

DataKitchen provides a DataOps platform that incorporates Agile Software Development, DevOps, and manufacturing-based statistical process control into analytics and data management. The DataKitchen API allows developers to interact with the DataKitchen platform, providing methods for configuring and managing files, encrypted cloud data, servers, databases, and more. This API is listed under the Data category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Data APIs.

DataKitchen Platform Overview Video: YouTube/Christopher Bergh

TravelCube by Trawex is a travel booking site for 54 countries in Australasia, Europe & Latin America. The site is exclusive to retail travel agents. The TravelCube API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of TravelCube with other applications. Interested developers can contact Trawex for more information. This API is listed under the Travel category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Travel APIs.

Dynamic Yield offers marketing tools and services for web and mobile applications and brands. The Dynamic Yield API is available for integration to registered account holders. The Dynamic Yield API is listed under the Marketing category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Marketing APIs.

We've recently added more APIs from Visa to our directory in the Payments category. They are detailed below.

Visa B2B Connect is a payment platform for banks and their corporate clients. Visa B2B Connect API supports end-to-end processing of B2B payments of transactions in a variety of currencies and across international borders. This API is currently open only to participating pilot banks.

Visa Payments Processing API provides a direct link to Visa's global payment system for processing payments.

Visa Card Inquiry API makes it possible for cardholders to use their mobile or online banking apps for managing their card information.

Visa Issuer Measurement API is provides insightful and analytical data of card usage. The API supports retrieval of crucial metrics on the basis of a variety of parameters including account funding source, currency, country, month, and product.

Visa Card Eligibility API enables developers to integrate resources for validating the eligibility of cards.

Visa Virtual Card Requisition API allows businesses to deploy virtual accounts as B2B portals for automating the process of paying suppliers.

Visa Supplier Matching Service API returns information about suppliers that accept Visa Commercial payment products.

imgapi offers a platform for image processing and delivery. Developers can crop, resize, sharpen, blur, brighten images, and more with the imgapi API. The API allows Media sand eCommerce web sites and applications to adapt and resize images depending on the user's device, showing different images to different users. imgapi offers a transparent pricing structure with different transfer limits. The API is listed under the Images category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Images APIs.

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Screenshot: imgapi.in

 

Joy Culbertson Joy Culbertson is a Content Producer, Writer, and Community Officer for ProgrammableWeb. She has been producing web content in the business technology sector since 2001. When she's not tweeting about APIs she enjoys watching baseball and exploring new places.
 

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