Application Program Interface

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Application Program Interface

A portion of a software program that allows it to interact with other programs. An application program interface is necessary for many complex programs to function.
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0 - Factiva's enhanced application programming interface - now allows the rich content and functionality available in Factiva SalesWorks and Factiva Companies & Executives to be easily and quickly integrated into the enterprise applications that salespeople, and business, marketing and information professionals use everyday.
The platform will be developed and delivered as an open application programming interface (API).
developer of the Cloudberry GPS tracking and communications system, announced today that it is offering a Web service application programming interface (API) to allow customers and partners at no additional cost to easily integrate location, routing or telemetry data with enterprise, office or third-party software.
Bii will assist Lucidyx in the further development of two key integration products that enable life science software developers who develop tools that access genomic data through either Oracle(R) or through application programming interfaces (APIs) to conveniently and transparently query and retrieve information from Searcher(TM), a next-generation genomic annotation search engine developed by Lucidyx.
Web content began as static HTML p ages and evolved to include client-side scripting, proprietary content technologies, and application programming interfaces.
There are four major points of failure for time and date issues: user applications; commands; application programming interfaces (APIs); and the interrupt structure provided by the BIOS, interval timer, and Real-Time Clock (RTC).
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