This section describes different types of API implementations.
For integrating into different types of network environments, Address Manager includes the following implementations:
- The most open implementation is the Address Manager service-oriented architecture implementing SOAP web services. Any client able to take advantage of web services can use this implementation.
- RESTful API calls to access Address Manager are supported.
- A Java API implementation is provided to integrate Address Manager into n-tier Java architectures.
- A Perl API implementation is provided for environments where scripting is preferred.