API Whitepaper

Issue: #1050

To make it easier for other application to use data from OpenAtlas directly we plan to implement an API (application programming interface).

There are already some use cases:

Purpose

Main purpose is the automatic data exchange between systems via URLs.

Since the API should be very stable (additions are ok but no interface changes for possible other systems already using it) we will take some time to plan it in detail.

Resources

Great Resources on API development:

Different Schema

Persons

Ideas

Meeting Questions:

Todo:

Development: