Application Programming Interface
An API (Application Programming Interface) consists of code that allows two software programs to communicate.
An open API is an application programming interface that allows the developer to access a proprietary software application by programming.
API management is the process of publishing, promoting and monitoring interfaces programming applications in a secure and scalable environment. This discipline involves creation user support resources, which define and document APIs.
The e-cassini solution integrates this functionality which allows to associate the data available in Open Data.