Public API (deprecated)

Please note that this version of the ForeSee API is deprecated. Please refer to this page for the current API version.

Prerequisites

The Public API requires the following:

  • An understanding of how APIs work. There are a number of resources available, including Wikipedia and Youtube.
  • Active subscription to Executive Portal. Contact Support for instructions on subscriptions.
  • User access to Analytics Portal:
    • A dedicated Portal Access Account must be created specifically for use with this API.
    • A Consumer Key and Consumer Secret is provided, along with the Portal Access Username.
    • If you do not have a Consumer Key, Consumer Secret, or Username, contact your cxAnalyst.
    • A ClientID is also provided to access your data.
    Important: You need to include these items in some of your API calls. It is recommended that you keep them readily accessible.
  • OAuth 1.0a – See OAuth Protocol for general information, endpoints, and a comprehensive description of the ForeSee’s OAuth process.

Articles in this section:

  1. OAuth Protocol
  2. Date Resolution
  3. Endpoints
  4. Glossary of Terms