RPG-XML Suite is a powerful toolkit, designed with developers in mind. Customers and clients around the world need to either offer RPG APIs from their IBM i, or consume remote web services from their iSeries system; RPG-XML Suite lets you do both, opening your IBM i / AS400 server to a world of JSON and XML data.
Check out these web services below for just a sampling of the APIs that RPG-XML Suite can connect to your IBM i; these are all APIs RXS workflows have already connected to. Using RPG, APIs can be ready and easy to access. Have a web service in mind that you want to try connecting to? If you can think of it, RXS can get you to it.
The Google Maps API web services contain a collection of HTTP interfaces to Google services providing geographic data for your maps applications. This collection includes the following APIs: Directions API, Distance Matrix API, Elevation API, Geocoding API, Time Zone API, and the Places API.
Further documentation on all of the available web services can be found here.
Amazon provides a wide range of enterprise class web services for businesses in categories including networking, storage, content delivery, analytics, mobile services and more. Some common services include Amazon EC2, Amazon Glacier, Amazon S3, Amazon MWS, and many more.
Check out what you can do with Amazon.com by reviewing documentation here.
Authorize.Net is a registered trademark of Cybersource – a Visa company. Typically better suited for lower transaction volumes than CyberSource, Authorize.Net provides another payment gateway option for easy credit card processing direct from IBM i. We recommend our toolkit, CTi, for use with Cybersource.
Their documentation is available here.
SugarCRM provides a CRM (customer relationship management) application with various different editions. A comprehensive developer guide is available as an introduction to basic CRM concepts and aids in providing familiarity with the Sugar system.
Check out the resources available here.
Salesforce provides another CRM alternative and has been a leader in the CRM application development community for years. With five “editions” now available to choose from, there is a solution available for businesses of all sizes.
The complete SOAP API Developer’s Guide can be found here.
Magento Commerce is touted as “The most flexible enterprise-class platform to power your business”. Offering both an Enterprise Edition and open source Community Edition, multiple deployment options exist to scale in line with your eCommerce business needs.
Complete documentation on their available SOAP web services is available here.
Similar to UPS, FedEx allows businesses to easily access shipping, rating, tracking and many other features Their developer resource center provides information on various web services allowing you to compare shipping rates, compare transit times, create shipping labels, process return shipments, and complete international shipping. Using RPG APIs, you can connect to a variety of postal web services.
For more information visit FedEx’s documentation site here.
Formerly known as Yellow Freight, YRC Freight APIs help you seamlessly integrate LTL shipping data into your core business applications. Available APIs include the Terminal Location API, Tracking API, Rate Quote API, and Document API.
Documentation on these and more can be found here.
TaxCloud provides a FREE sales tax calculation web service interface. By leveraging the TaxCloud API you’re able to access sales tax tables which appropriately calculate sales tax and remit sales tax appropriately based on product attributes, geographic locations, and more.
For more information visit Tax Cloud API documentation here.
Experian provides data quality services for both postal addresses and email addresses. With Experian data services you can validate your address data is accurate BEFORE populating internal databases. Postal address validation tools facilitate the standardization of data to USPS specs.
Find out more about Experian here.
PayPal provides a collection of classic APIs and REST APIs that facilitate simple payment transactions using PayPal or credit cards. Classic APIs provide for more complex payment transactions including subscriptions.
Check out detailed documentation for the API of choice here.
Descartes provides an easy and affordable way to plan, optimize, dispatch routes, track, and monitor delivery fleets in real time. It optimizes both static routes and dynamic routes to maximize efficiency by taking into account geographic zones, time windows and other physical constraints when planning delivery fleets.
Listen to Shari Wiseman, current RPG-XML Suite customer, elaborate here.
We recommend a proof of concept to all new RPG-XML Suite customers. The flexibility it offers is a great way to explore RXS at no cost or commitment to you. Click the button below get a free proof of concept and trial of RXS.
We often recommend Professional Services as a great way to get the most out of your RPG-XML Suite toolkit. With Professional Services, you can hire the RXS development team to build out your next web service / API project.