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Intergraph Smart Engineering Manager Smart API Help (Version 2)

Intergraph Smart Engineering Manager

The following definitions are used when creating and working with Smart APIs:

  • API (Application Program Interface) – A set of subroutine definitions, protocols, and tools for building software controls and applications.

  • OData (Open Data Protocol) – An open protocol used to exchange data over the web.

  • EDM (Entity Data Model) – The OData model that provides a generic way to organize and describe data.

  • REST (Representational State Transfer) – A web standard-based architecture for transferring data over the HTTP protocol.

  • HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol) – The foundation of data communication for the World Wide Web.

  • URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) – A string of characters used to identify a resource.