This Node.js SDK facilitates communication with EU Open Data Portal. It allows access to open data from the different institutions and agencies of the European Union. Results from the API calls are promises, which lets developers implement a chained series of functions on the results.
This is part 2 of our series on the Green Button API initiative. This article examines the architectural underpinnings, including the requirements and standards behind the initiative. The Green Button technology is based on existing standards that were assembled to meet the identified requirements.
Even to the most casual observer it’s pretty apparent that developers will be accessing ever increasingly larger amounts of data via an API. The challenge is finding the right cloud-based platform capable of facilitating the integration of all that data at acceptable performance levels.