Streaming API

Streaming API Application Programming Interface. Refers to a set of functions, procedures, protocols, and tools that enable users to build application software. allows customers to subscribe to a select set of services instead of polling the NB API Northbound Application Programming Interface. A northbound interface is an application programming interface (API) or protocol that allows a lower-level network component to communicate with a higher-level or more central component. to get an aggregated state or statistics of the events. For example, with Streaming API, the customers can get notifications about the following types of events:

  • The UP and DOWN status of the devices
  • Change in location of stations

For a complete list of supported services, with Streaming API, users can write applications based on the aggregated context.

Supported Services

Streaming API supports the following services: